Tag Archive for California Cryobank

PODCAST: Finding a sperm bank

http://www.SeattleSpermBank.com

ChoiceMoms.org has a lot of information about finding a sperm bank and using donor sperm.” use the Search function and the Category list at right. [See also our Eguide about choosing a sperm bank.] There are important changes needed, and slowly happening, in the donor sperm industry. On this Choice Chat show from 2008 I talk with three people…

Shipping Sperm to Home

We asked a few sperm depositories about their policy on shipping sperm to home locations instead of to doctors clinics. NOTE: See also the 2016 Choice Mom E-guide: About Sperm and the E-guide: Home Insemination The Sperm Bank of California: We have always shipped to womenʼs homes for home insemination or just if they prefer…

All About Sperm

Well, it was quite a week. I spent an inordinate amount of time talking all about sperm. I was invited to speak at the American Association for Tissue Banks in a talk directed to sperm bank industry reps about what we as Choice Moms do and do not like about the options available to us.…

Q: How does your open identity donor policy work?

This is one in a series of Q&As I conducted with members of the donor sperm industry in 2010. The goal was to help educate Choice Moms-in-the-making about important policies that should help inform their decision about which bank to work with, even before choosing a donor. Note: The 2015 Choice Mom E-Guide: About Sperm…

Q: How do sperm banks recruit donors?

Note: this article, and more, also appears in the 37-page 2015 Choice Mom E-Guide: About Sperm. This is one in a series of policy comparisons ChoiceMoms.org has written about the donor sperm industry. It’s important for Choice Moms to be comfortable not only with a particular donor, but with the sperm bank that recruits and…