Katie Rattigan

by Olivia

Posted on 2019-01-16 at 21:15:53

After several years of treatment for her endometriosis and unexplained infertility, Katie and husband Tom tried Surrogacy in Australia. They managed 2 cycles in over 2 years due to the time taken to complete all the necessary approval requirements in Victoria – first cycle with their own embryo and second cycle using donor embryo. Unfortunately, Katie and Tom did not achieve a pregnancy in Australia.

In August 2017 Katie and Tom looked to the Ukraine and signed with Lotus Surrogacy agency. On year later, they welcomed a healthy baby boy – the result of the first embryo transfer with their surrogate.


There are thousands with health or fertility issues or a lack of the necessary anatomy that might once have prevented them raising a genetically connected child. Not anymore. When Film-maker and activist Lance Black and Tom Daley announced they were going to be dads via surrogacy in the UK press, there had been mixed reactions. […]

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