Increase of single mothers by choice

Written by: Dra. María Graña Barcia
Edited by: Top Doctors®

Baby According to the Spanish Fertility Society, 1,500 women decide to become mothers every year solo. This is one of the new models of the family who are born with the incorporation of women into the workplace. They are single women who decide to have children, usually through processes of adoption and assisted reproduction.

According to a study by the University of Seville, are women between 35 and 45 years, with highly qualified employees employed and economic and safety. Usually people with great self-confidence and able to reconcile their family and professional life.


Profile of mothers

Single mothers by choice attending a consultation of Assisted Reproduction are emotionally mature women and mothers choose to be fully aware and convinced of it. They have reached a critical point where, having achieved many goals they want to live the experience of being mothers, not having partner. In addition, they are independent in every way and not feel afraid to face motherhood alone. Nor they have taboos when it comes to communicate their decision to their immediate environment.


Fertility treatments

To help women who want to be mothers, Zygos have sperm banks from anonymous donors and all kinds of assisted reproductive technologies such as artificial insemination with donor sperm or in vitro fertilization.

For effective treatment, if every woman is studied and a specific treatment is recommended, from realism and always making clear in advance that the success of these processes depends on various factors such as age or health status. In any case, if the pregnancy is not achieved on the first attempt, we recommend repeating the cycle.

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Dra. María Graña Barcia

By Dra. María Graña Barcia
Fertility Specialty

Assisted Reproduction prestigious specialist, Dr. Graña Barcia is a physician specializing in gynecology surgeon and, more specifically, in Assisted Reproduction, Obstetrics Gynecology Ultrasound, BA in Mathematics and Professor Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Santiago de Compostela, and director different masters. In 2000 he founded Zygos, reference center for Assisted Reproduction, which is the only one in Spain that has all fertility treatments. Besides his activity as a doctor and teacher, he has conducted research and has a patent on invention.

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