Most people would agree with the fact that having a child is a real blessing even with all the challenges and hassles that it involves. Surrogate parenting provides infertile couples with the opportunity and joy of having children of their own. On the flip side, it has problems both for the intended parents and the surrogate mother.
Challenges for the intended parents:
The problems that you should consider before assenting to become a surrogate parent include:
The process of conception: Conception for surrogate pregnancy is done by in vitro fertilization, or IVF. The eggs may be from the intended mother or a donor (the surrogate mother herself) and the sperm for fertilization may be from the intended father or a donor.
For couples who cannot have their own biological child the problems of surrogate parenting is the price for experiencing the joy of parenthood. And women before considering becoming a surrogate mother should consider both the risks and benefits associated with it.