Generation Donor Conceived

For Shoshie Bernstein ’22, the reality that she was donor-conceived (DC) has been a known part of her identity for her entire life. Donor conception is the process by which intended parents may obtain the gametes necessary to produce a child. In Bernstein’s case, her two mothers used sperm from the same donor to have […]

Protect Yourself

By Lara Sokoloff Her health insurance didn’t cover it, Robin* ’13 said. “The ones that are covered by insurance aren’t the best ones for your body,” she said. “It’s like you’re jeopardizing your health for something that’s a lower price.” Robin began using birth control in March 2011, but decided to stop treatment shortly after […]