Time for Families

Anderson Cooper Welcomes Baby Boy Via Surrogate: ‘I Am Beyond Happy’

May 2nd, 2020

Anderson Cooper is a dad — surprise! Anderson Cooper, the longtime news anchor, 52, revealed the happy news on Instagram Thursday alongside a slideshow of photos of his son, Wyatt Morgan Cooper.

Fertility Clinics Stay Open Despite Unclear Guidelines

May 2nd, 2020

Fertility clinics stay open – Many providers have continued seeing patients through the pandemic, forcing them to choose between clients and staff safety.

How Co-parenting Has Equipped Queer Families To Handle The Coronavirus Pandemic

April 23rd, 2020

Co-parenting families are drawing on the resiliency that comes from living on the margins in the Coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus upends years of planning for international adoptions and surrogacy births

April 18th, 2020

Coronavirus upends years of planning for international adoptions and surrogacy births Coronavirus upends years of planning for international adoptions and surrogacy births.

Phyllis Lyon, on Right, Lesbian Activist and Gay Marriage Trailblazer, Dies at 95

April 11th, 2020

When Phyllis Lyon married her partner of 55 years in 2008, they formed the first legal gay union in California.

New York State Legalizes Gestational Surrogacy

April 3rd, 2020

  New York State Legalizes Gestational Surrogacy A protracted battle over the future of compensated gestational surrogacy in New York was resolved on April 2 when state lawmakers approved a budget that included legislation proposed by out gay Manhattan State Senator Brad Hoylman and Westchester Assemblymember Amy Paulin that legalizes gestational surrogacy once and forRead Full Story »

Legal Surrogacy in New York – Albany lawmakers pass landmark legislation

April 2nd, 2020

Legal Surrogacy in New York – Albany lawmakers pass landmark legislation Legal Surrogacy in New York – Albany lawmakers pass landmark legislation, The Child Parent Security Act.

How Coronavirus Is Affecting Surrogacy, Foster Care and Adoption

April 1st, 2020

How Coronavirus Is Affecting Surrogacy – The pandemic is not just impacting parents and pregnant people — all prospective parents are facing new challenges.

The UK Supreme Court awards damages for commercial surrogacy

April 1st, 2020

A landmark ruling by The UK Supreme Court awards damages to a woman for Californian commercial surrogacy following a delay in detecting cancer in smear tests and biopsies.

Shielding the Fetus From the Coronavirus

March 28th, 2020

New studies suggest the Coronavirus can cross the placenta to the fetus, but newborns have been mildly affected if at all.