Donor Nexus Blog

5 Long-Term Stress Management Strategies for Infertility

Intended Parent Resources

Did you know that infertility patients experience stress levels comparable to those of cancer patients? In this blog, we share strategies to help decrease stress levels long-term.

PCOS-Friendly Snacks: Nourishing Your Body & Managing Symptoms

Intended Parent Resources

For those navigating the complexities of PCOS, finding the right snacks can be a game-changer in maintaining a balanced diet and keeping symptoms at bay. Here are some PCOS-friendly snacks that are not only nutritious but also delicious.

Epigenetics: Donor Egg Recipient Mother's Influence Starts in the Womb

Donor Eggs Epigenetics Intended Parent Resources

Studies of epigenetics tell us that environmental factors from the birth mother’s body modify the gene expression, or what the gene does. Learn more about this fascinating concept in this blog and video post!

What Are My Options for Unused Embryos After IVF?

Donor Eggs Embryo Donation Intended Parent Resources

If you're undecided on what to do with leftover embryos after IVF, you're not alone. Studies show that roughly 40% of patients are unsure of what to do with leftover embryos after IVF. It can be an overwhelming and emotional decision to make...

What to Eat After Egg Retrieval to Speed Up Recovery

Egg Donor Resources Intended Parent Resources

What you eat after egg retrieval can significantly impact your recovery, comfort, and overall well-being. Find a list of foods, snacks, and meals in this blog!

Things to Keep in Perspective When Choosing an Egg Donor

Donor Eggs Intended Parent Resources

"Now that I have a child via egg donation, I have no doubt what’s most important, and I can tell you it is certainly not eye color. I’m not saying to just pick anyone, it’s totally normal to want to find a resemblance of yourself in the donor, just don’t obsess over it..."

10 Tips to Nurture a Deep Bond With Your Donor Egg Baby

Donor Eggs Epigenetics

"Our bond is like nothing I could have ever imagined." In this guest post, a mother via egg donation shares 10 tips for bonding with your baby born via donor egg.

Finding Hope: Endometriosis, Infertility and Donor Egg IVF

Donor Eggs Intended Parent Resources

Endometriosis is more common than you may think – affecting approximately 1 in 10 women of reproductive age, which is about 190 million women globally. By bringing more attention to endometriosis, we aim to foster a more empathetic environment where these women feel seen, validated, and supported.

Understanding BMI Requirements for Egg Donation

Egg Donor Resources

In this blog post, we'll discuss why BMI matters for egg donation and offer tips to help you achieve a healthy BMI if you're considering becoming an egg donor.

Can You Donate Eggs If Your Tubes Are Tied?

Egg Donor Resources

If you're considering egg donation but have undergone tubal ligation, commonly known as having your tubes tied, you may wonder if you're still eligible to donate eggs. The short answer? Yes, it's possible, and here's why.

Egg Donor Pay: Exploring Compensation Options (2024)

Egg Donor Resources

In this blog, we’ll talk about factors that influence egg donation pay, take a transparent look at our compensation packages, and explore the intrinsic motivators and rewards that our donors experience.

Pros and Cons of Donating Eggs (From Firsthand Experiences)

Egg Donor Resources

In this blog, we give a clear breakdown of the benefits and challenges of egg donation. These lists were compiled from actual egg donor experiences to deepen your understanding of the process, requirements, and potential side effects.

Breaking Down the Costs: Embryo Adoption vs. Embryo Donation

Embryo Donation Intended Parent Resources

In this blog, we break down the costs of using donor embryos in IVF and compare the costs associated with embryo donation to the costs associated with embryo adoption. Let's dive in!

If I Use Donor Eggs, Will My Baby Look Like Me?

Donor Eggs Epigenetics

"Without her having my DNA, I still see so many parts of myself in her..." "Many things are biologically imprinted on your baby’s fetus during the development of his/her gene expression while in your womb.."

3 Key Factors to Prioritize When Choosing an Egg Donor

Donor Eggs Intended Parent Resources

DEIVF mom shares her personal experience and lessons learned. "When choosing an egg donor, it's easy to get swept away by personality or physical attributes, but these 3 factors shouldn't be overlooked..."

Frozen Donor Egg Success Story 🌟

Donor Eggs Donor Egg Success Stories Frozen Donor Eggs Intended Parent Stories

In this frozen donor egg success story testimonial, a special mother shares her experience with the Donor Nexus Egg Bank.

Side Effects of Egg Donation: What to Expect

Egg Donor Resources

In this blog, we cover all the possible side effects of egg donation and address concerns for potential long-term risks. Learn more!

Fresh vs. Frozen Donor Eggs: Deciding Which Route to Take

Frozen Donor Eggs Fresh Egg Donation Intended Parent Resources

Deciding between fresh vs. frozen donor eggs has many considerations. We cover everything you need to know in this blog - success rates, costs, and more.

Understanding Anonymous vs. Open ID Embryo Donation

Embryo Donation

Our embryo donation program offers anonymous or open ID options to allow the donor(s) and recipient(s) to have the relationship they desire. Learn more!

How Long Is the Egg Donation Process From Start to Finish?

Egg Donor Resources

At Donor Nexus, we offer the fastest matching time in the industry, which means our egg donors have the opportunity to donate with the most minimal time commitment possible. Learn more about our timeline options in this blog post!

Page 1 of 7, showing 20 posts(s) out of 135 total

Get in Touch

We are always here to answer any questions you may have. Contact us today to start your journey!