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Children of egg donors


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    • Children conceived by egg donation
    • Donor-conceived children
    • Donor-conceived offspring
    • Donor offspring
    • Egg-donor children
    • Egg donors' children
    • Offspring, Donor
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    • found: 2015033620: Stamm, L.J. Phoebe's family : a story about egg donation, 2016(summary: A mother tells her daughter the story of the challenges her parents faced and how the child came into being through egg donation)
    • found: Carswell, N. A very special lady : a story about IVF, an egg donor and a little girl, 2012(children's story about a girl conceived by egg donation)
    • found: Kluger-Bell, K. The pea that was me : an egg donation story, ©2012(children's picture book to help parents talk with their child about the special way they came into the world)
    • found: Hashrard, G. Your story : how some special babies are made : a book for egg-donor children, 2014.
    • found: Children of sperm donation website, Jan. 8, 2020(Assisted reproductive technologies involving gamete donation, embryo donation, or surrogacy; children conceived by egg or sperm donation; children born from assisted reproductive technologies (ART))
    • found: Recommended children's books for children of assisted reproductive technologies, via Quinn Law Centers website, viewed on Jan. 8, 2020(children who were conceived through donor insemination; children conceived through donor egg)
    • found: Mulvihill, K. Donor-conceived children find answers online, via KSL.com, posted Dec. 2, 2008, viewed on Jan. 8, 2020(donor-conceived children; tens of thousands of babies are born each year to grateful parents, thanks to egg and sperm donations)
    • found: Essig, T. Balancing the rights of donor offspring with those of donors, via Forbes website, posted June 30, 2011, viewed on Jan. 8, 2020(as of July, Washington State will be implementing a new law designed to balance the needs and rights of gamete donors (i.e., sperm and egg donors) with those of the offspring conceived with the aid of those donations; donor conceived offspring; donor-conceived children; donor-conceived offspring)
    • found: Donor children given right to legal challenge, via BioNews website, posted 29 July 2002, viewed on Jan. 8, 2020(Children born of donor assisted conception; donor offspring)
    • found: Rafferty, A. Donor-conceived children demand rights, via Newsweek website, posted 2/25/11, viewed on Jan. 8, 2020(donor-conceived children; donor-conceived people; donor-conceived individuals; donor-conceived offspring; children of anonymous sperm and egg donors; more than one in 100 Americans is now born through assisted reproductive technology (in Australia it's more than 3 percent). No one knows exactly how many of those children are the products of anonymous eggs or sperm)
    • found: University of Memphis law review, winter 2012:p. 479 (children of assisted reproductive technology) p. 480 (In 2009, over 60,000 infants were born by assisted reproductive technology ("ART") in the United States. Worldwide, 250,000 ART babies are born per year) p. 482 (ART children; children of ART) p. 485 (children conceived through ART) p. 502 (Child Conceived by Assisted Reproductive Technology; Assisted reproductive technology" (ART) means a method of reproduction by means other than sexual intercourse. The term includes intrauterine insemination, donation of eggs, donation of embryos, in-vitro fertilization and transfer of embryos, and intracytoplasmic sperm injection; A "child of assisted reproductive technology" means a child conceived through ART)
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    • 2020-01-14: new
    • 2020-04-16: revised
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