I loved this article by a mom discussing donor conception with her teen daughter who was conceived through donor sperm. The daughter’s matter-of-fact acceptance speaks volumes. (This was a couple with male factor infertility.)
For infertile couples using donor sperm, most infertility forums either have a section for male factor or encourage male factor/sperm donation posts in their general forum. Our list of online infertility support groups can be found here.
Out of the Petri Dish . . . Into the Fire- Dad has Klinefelter's Syndrome. They conceived via Donor Sperm and IVF. Their son was born premature in 2011. They would like to try again using their frozen embryos, but for now can’t swing it financially.
DI Dad- Father who had two children using donor sperm.
Ambition: Motherhood- After three IVFs, and one FET, couple is now pregnant using IUI and donor sperm.
Banking on a Family- Severe male factor infertility. Decided on donor sperm rather than IVF/ICSI, but eventually had a child using IVF.
DI Family. Couple trying to conceive using IUI and donor sperm.
Sperm Donor Conceived People:
Child of a Stranger- Story of an donor conceived adult woman searching for her anonymous sperm donor.
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