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20.04.18

A great night was had by all at the 25th Anniversary of the fantastic Donor Conception Network @D_C_Network at the…

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20.04.18

💕This one is for you Jessica - Your first couple have had a baby girl the same day your second couple told us they

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19.04.18

One mother says egg donation gave her the "greatest gift" as figures show a rise in the number of women using the m…

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20.04.2018

Donor Conception Network’s 25th Anniversary Celebration

Altrui had the honour of being invited to the House of Lords on Tuesday 17th April to an evening reception by the DCN (Donor Conception Network) who are celebrating the 25th anniversary of founding the Network. With massive security in place, and London gridlocked due to the CHoGM (Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting), we arrived […]

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10.04.2018

Research by Cambridge University on Egg Donors’ Experiences

Are you going through egg donation, have been an egg donor, or have tried and for one reason or another cannot continue? If so, Lucy a Cambridge university researcher would love to hear from you as she is doing a study on your opinions and thoughts about egg donation. Why this study is being done. […]

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21.03.2018

Becoming an egg donor through Altrui

Becoming an egg donor is a special opportunity to enrich the lives of those wanting to start, grow or complete a family. And, if you’re reading this, it is possible that you are interested in helping someone achieve their dreams of having children. Altrui places great emphasis on finding donors who are kind-hearted and who […]

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02.02.2018

10 things to take along to egg collection that will make a BIG Difference!

So you are nearly there! At the end of your journey, and all your effort, towards becoming an egg donor and helping someone else! You may find it helpful to be prepared so that you can be as comfortable and as ready as possible for the big day! Here is a list of some little […]

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23.11.2017

Why do some women need egg donors?

The ability to have a family and children of our own is something that many of us probably take for granted. But for some women when they try for a baby, they find that they are unable to become pregnant without the help of another womans eggs. There are a number of reasons why women […]

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15.11.2017

Are there risks in Egg Donation? Ask Us!

In a nutshell, they are minimal for donors. All types of medical treatments and procedures have some risks associated with them, however the risks associated with egg donation are extremely low. At the highly respected clinics with which we work, everything is done to minimise these risks at every stage of the process. At your […]

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14.11.2017

The 2017 Fertility Show

Reading the advanced information about this year’s Fertility Show, we were struck about how little information there was about finding an egg donor in the UK. It appeared that the majority of the stands were taken by clinics from overseas promoting egg donation in their country, but almost nothing at all from the UK. We […]

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24.10.2017

Altrui Information Evening

Tuesday evening (17th October) in Central London gave potential egg recipients the unique chance to hear from a panel of speakers who gave unparalleled insights into egg donation. A last minute addition to the programme was Sophie, conceived from donated eggs and now 18, who came with her mum and offered her experiences of what […]

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24.03.2017

Information Evening for Egg Recipients

On Wednesday we held our fourth information evening for recipients. Despite the terrible event at Westminster, an impressive 80 people braved the disruption to come along to hear the speakers and meet the Altrui team. We are extremely grateful to the speakers who gave up their time to talk to the group. Zoe, one of […]

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23.12.2016

Egg Donors make a very Happy Christmas

This week, just before Christmas, we seem to have a huge number of babies born, pregnancies announced and a lot of hopeful couples each matched with one very special donor. But this has been the trend throughout this year. It’s always an exciting time with so much going on, but for these recipients who are […]

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Is egg donation painful

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Will I get to know if my donation is successful

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Being a recipient of donated eggs