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Donor Story: L.A.
Donor Stories

Donor Story: L.A.

Donor L.A. is a Marketing and Communications specialist living in Portland, Oregon. She is very active and runs 4-7 miles...
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Donor Story: Ave
Donor Stories

Donor Story: Ave

Ave is a pre-med student living in Pennsylvania. She is half Caucasian and half Korean, having learned about her Korean...
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What Types of Birth Control Work For Egg Donation?
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What Types of Birth Control Work For Egg Donation?

A common question we often get from donors is whether or not you can donate while on birth control. The...
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Donor Story: Sophia
Donor Stories

Donor Story: Sophia

Sophia is a current med student living in Ontario, Canada. She enjoys playing the piano, figure skating, and baking. Sophia...
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Donor Story: A Taiwanese American donor on her second donation
Donor Stories

Donor Story: A Taiwanese American donor on her second donation

Our anonymous donor today is a Taiwanese American from northern California. She has an advanced pharmacy degree and currently works...
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Question: Can I Split My Eggs with the Intended Parents?
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Question: Can I Split My Eggs with the Intended Parents?

Egg freezing has become increasingly popular amongst people in their twenties as an extra bit of insurance for having biological...
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Donor Story: An Iraqi donor talks about her first donation
Donor Stories

Donor Story: An Iraqi donor talks about her first donation

M.Q. was born in Bagdad, Iraq. She has a degree in Applied Psychology, and plans to pursue a doctoral degree....
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A Realistic Timeline for Egg Donation
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A Realistic Timeline for Egg Donation

In our previous blog post about the show The Sex Lives of College Girls, we covered how the media sometimes...
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“The Sex Lives of College Girls”: Egg Donation Fact vs. Fiction
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“The Sex Lives of College Girls”: Egg Donation Fact vs. Fiction

Perhaps you've seen the popular Mindy Kaling HBO series The Sex Lives of College Girls or our TikTok about it....
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Donor Story: A Korean donor talks about her open donation
Donor Stories

Donor Story: A Korean donor talks about her open donation

P.C. is a grad student from LA. P.C. is of Korean heritage. Here she discusses her experience doing an open...
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Letter From the Director: End of Year Reflections
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Letter From the Director: End of Year Reflections

Happy new year from AsiaWest Egg Donors! For the first blog of 2023, we have a letter from our program...
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Donor Story: Riley
Donor Stories

Donor Story: Riley

Riley is a student, studying to get her engineering degree. She has donated twice, the most recent time with AsiaWest....
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The Impact of Alcohol and Drug Use on Egg Donation
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The Impact of Alcohol and Drug Use on Egg Donation

One of the biggest issues we run into with egg donors is alcohol and drug use. The rules surrounding alcohol...
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Donor Story: Donor A.
Donor Stories

Donor Story: Donor A.

Donor A. has donated with AsiaWest twice, and discusses her experiences with both donations, including the OHSS symptoms she had...
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Helpful Hints
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Helpful Hints

So you've made it onto the donor database - congratulations! Now you're wondering what you can do to be matched,...
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Introducing Lindsey – our new case manager!
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Introducing Lindsey – our new case manager!

We are excited to introduce Lindsey, our new case manager at AsiaWest and Intend! Lindsey currently lives in Colorado, but...
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The Qualities Need for Potential Donor Candidates
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The Qualities Need for Potential Donor Candidates

Today's blog post is written by Delcie Adams, our Donor Coordinator at AsiaWest. Delcie has extensive experience working with donors...
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Introducing Cassidy Lawrence (our new donor coordinator!)
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Introducing Cassidy Lawrence (our new donor coordinator!)

We'd like to introduce Cassidy Lawrence, our new donor coordinator! Cassidy currently lives in Washington. Originally from Hood River, Oregon,...
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AsiaWest 2021 End of Year Reflection
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AsiaWest 2021 End of Year Reflection

Here we are at the end of another year! 2021 was full of surprises, successes, and new developments. AsiaWest grew...
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Gift Guide: Egg Donors, Expecting Parents, & New Parents
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Gift Guide: Egg Donors, Expecting Parents, & New Parents

Happy holidays from AsiaWest! We hope you had a nice Thanksgiving full of good food and time spent with loved...
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