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Federal Advocacy Day – Giving a Voice to the Infertility Community

Federal Advocacy Day 2020

May 20 was Federal Advocacy Day, an annual one-day event on which the fertility community organizes to educate Members of Congress about important legislation pertaining to infertility patients. The event was created by RESOLVE, the National Infertility Association, a patient advocacy organization and an excellent resource for those seeking information or guidance about infertility issues…. Read more »

Seattle Sperm Bank Discusses At-Home Insemination Experience with WA Couple

SSB Discusses At-Home Insemination with Happy Couple, Kelsey and Charity

SSB recently sat down (over Zoom!) with a fantastic couple who were kind enough to share their at-home insemination experience.  Kelsey and Charity, who have been together for 9 years and reside in WA, have been considering having a baby for many years and opted to try at-home insemination to achieve pregnancy using donor sperm…. Read more »

Seattle Sperm Bank COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus and Home Insemination

During this difficult and uncertain time, we want to address your concerns and answer some common questions about using our services during this COVID-19 outbreak. Please know we are taking all appropriate steps to keep our clients, staff, and donors safe. In addition, we are closely monitoring the information and recommendations from the Centers for… Read more »

SSB Talks With Attorney Chrissy Hanisco About Third Party Assisted Reproductive Law

SSB Talks With Attorney Chrissy Hanisco About Third Party Assisted Reproductive Law

There’s a lot to think about when considering using donor sperm and we often get legal questions from curious parents-to-be.  We decided to call on an expert to help address some of our most frequently asked questions. Chrissy Hanisco is an attorney who focuses on third party assisted reproductive law and adoption. Why did you decide to… Read more »

KindBody: Family Building for the LGBTQ Community with Seattle Sperm Bank

KindBody: Family Building for the LGBTQ Community with Seattle Sperm Bank

In honor of National Infertility Awareness Week, KindBody hosted a fantastic virtual event, Family Building for the LGBTQ Community, that featured Seattle Sperm Bank. KindBody is a modern fertility, gynecology, and wellness clinic with offices in New York and California. Family Building for the LGBTQ Community can mean different things for different people. The KindBody… Read more »

Is it Safe to Conceive During the COVID-19 Outbreak?

Is it safe to conceive during Covid-19?

Our staff has received many questions about whether it’s safe to conceive a child during the COVID-19 pandemic, so we’ve consulted trustworthy sources to help answer some common questions. We’ll continue to inform you as conditions change and we learn more about this particular virus. Are Pregnant Women and Infants at Greater Risk? It’s true… Read more »

How to Make Fertility Treatments More Affordable

How to make fertility treatments more affordable

The spread of COVID-19 has caused anxiety in all aspects of our lives including our finances. To help keep your fertility treatments on track, and to ease the financial burden of using donor sperm, Seattle Sperm Bank offers the following resources and options. Fertility Financing Options SSB works with several leading lending companies to offer… Read more »

Frequently Asked Questions About At-Home Insemination (COVID-19 Specific)

Frequently Asked Questions About At-Home Insemination (COVID-19 Specific)

For many, the COVID-19 pandemic has re-routed their journey to parenthood. With at-home insemination, there is a path forward. This option is not only comfortable and affordable when compared to other clinical methods of insemination, but it also supports social distancing. Seattle Sperm Bank can ship tanks right to your home all over the US…. Read more »