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20/06/2018

Being a mother regardless of social status or sexual condition

Being a mother regardless of social status or sexual condition

When the desire to become a mother comes, the woman, regardless of social status or sexual condition, should be able to. Be a single woman (single mother) or a couple of lesbian women, they should seek help in assisted reproduction.

For many years now, reproductive medicine helps women become their mother, applying science in the most natural way possible. And nowadays, and increasingly, both single women and women's couples are mothers thanks to reproductive treatments.

Before carrying out any treatment to be able to get pregnant a woman will have to do some medical tests to check the state of health and fertility of the woman and thus guarantee the results of the treatments and that the pregnancy develops of normal way until the end .


The Treatments
Artificial insemination with donor semen will be the most frequent technique used for women who want to be single mothers or couples of lesbians. Insemination is a simple process in which the ovulation is controlled correctly (stimulating or not) and just before a sample of sperm from a donor from a donor is introduced into the uterus of the future mother. semen bank The donation of the semen donor is made taking into account the physical characteristics of women and the blood group and HR. Compatibility tests can now be made to eliminate the genetic risks of recessive diseases when choosing a semen donor.

In vitro fertilization will help those women who, due to women's factors, artificial insemination can not help (low ovarian reserve, elderly, obstruction of tubes ...). In vitro fertilization, we will stimulate the ovary to obtain the maximum possible response and extract the ova to join them with the donor sperm from the laboratory. After a few days following embryo evolution, 1 or 2 embryos will be placed in the uterus so that they can be implanted there.

A variant of in vitro fertilization that is unique for couples of women is what we know as the ROPA method (Reception of the ovules of the couple). That is to say, that one of the two women is subjected to ovarian stimulation and on the other hand, the embryos are transferred to the womb of the other woman of the couple. In this way, one is the biological mother and the other is the mother who is pregnant, achieving the total involvement of the two women of the couple in the motherhood project.

It should be ruled out that Semen Banks are in charge of selecting donors of semen that meet the medical, genetic, psychological and fertile requirements required by law. Before being accepted as donors, they will be subjected to a very exhaustive battery of tests to rule out risks for the pregnant woman and her future baby.

Unfortunately in this country, single motherhood or for women's couples is not covered by public centers and should resort to private Centers. There they are widely specialized to be able to help all kinds of patients and needs. At the legal level, the person or persons who consent to the technique that is carried out determines the rights and duties of maternity of the children that are obtained from the treatment.

Once you have decided that you want to be a mother, it is very important to consult all the doubts that may arise on this subject in order to be able to confront it with the utmost tranquility and confidence.

If you want to be a mother, ask, look for information, read and go, that you will surely get it.

For those who want to be single parents or pairs of parents, the answer can also be found in reproductive medicine. Parents will need a subrogation of uterus (for rent) and donor eggs. Currently, scientific societies are pushing to legalize the uterine subrogation in Spain, since currently the law does not allow it and those who want to be biological parents have to move to another country.