What to expect after surrogacy
Updated: Sep 2
After delivery, a surrogate mother faces several challenges between physical and emotional. A surrogate mother doesn't get to go home with the baby which may cause confusion emotionally, especially when she isn't breastfeeding. Which can lead to postpartum challenges, it’s possible to prepare yourself and your family for what lies ahead but this is where your support system comes into play.
Once the baby is born and the surrogate is discharged from the hospital, the new family and surrogate can all return home. The intended parents with their long awaited blessing, and the surrogate mother with the satisfaction that she was able to help a family in need.