Figures like Ricky Martin, Miguel Bosé, Kim Kardashiam, Sara Jessica Palker, Zoe Saldaña, and now Paris Hilton have become media faces in giving visibility to the alternate surrogacy process.
An illegal process in many countries around the world, normalized in regions such as Canada, Russia, the United Kingdom, Ukraine, and some states in the United States.
This method that has been the subject of debate in society because it is not considered ethical and that many famous couples have opted for this option, either for reasons of infertility, threatened abortion, because they do not want to go through the pregnancy process or when it comes to of a same-sex couple.
Puerto Rican star Ricky Martin caught the world’s attention when, in 2009, he announced that he had become the father of Valentino and Mateo’s twins, thanks to a surrogate.
Years later, the interpreter of “La vida loca” wanted to enlarge the family and by the same method of surrogacy his other children Lucía and Renn were born.
The issue of surrogacy has once again become the headline in the media because this week the socialite Paris Hilton, 41, announced that she had become the mother of a boy with her husband Carter Reum. The couple procreated her baby through surrogacy.
About this procedure there are two ways to carry out the rental of a uterus. The most common is called gestational (or total surrogacy) and the in vitro fertilization technique is used to make an embryo reach the intended mother’s egg, which separates the surrogate from any biological relationship.
The second, called traditional (or partial surrogacy), does involve the surrogate mother who lends her eggs.
In April 2017, the American actress, of Dominican origin, Zoe Saldaña and her Italian husband Marco Perego, also opted for the alternative method to bring their third child into the world of Zen Hilario. Before, in 2014, the marriage had procreated the twins Aridio and Bowie
At that time, the protagonist of the “Avatar” saga explained: “It is important for other families to feel that, if they need a last push, they can value the alternatives and what science and technology gives us today to complete our families in ways that are not traditional”.
Another artist who caused a stir with his announcement was Miguel Bosé when in 2011 the press published the birth of his twins Diego and Tadeo, who he procreated through surrogacy. Later, through the same procedure, he had another pair of twins Ivo and Telmo
Sarah Jessica Parker, actress of the famous series “Sex and the City” and Matthew Broderick married in 1997, when their first son James was six years old, they decided to expand the family.
“We wanted to expand our family several years ago and had actually explored various ways to do it. This was one of the serious ways that we discussed and that presented real possibilities for us, ”said the actress, referring to the surrogate method to announce the birth of her twins Marion and Tabhita in 2009.
Kim Kardashian had two high-risk pregnancies when she brought her children Chicago and Psalm into the world. The famous influencer also decided on the surrogacy procedure so that her other two children, North and Saint, were born.
The famous musician Elton John and his husband, Dadiv Furnish, have had two children through a surrogate, choosing the same woman who bore them on both occasions. The first was born in 2010 and the second in 2013.
kim kardashian she had two high-risk pregnancies when she brought her children Chicago and Psalm into the world. The famous influencer also decided on the surrogacy procedure so that her other two children, North and Saint, were born.
Elton John and her husband, Dadiv Furnish, have had two children through a surrogate, both times choosing the same woman who bore them.
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