Lucero has delivered six children as a surrogate mother. She has one child that is biologically hers. "I love being pregnant, helping a couple to be able to be parents is just worth everything," said Lucero.
The American Society for Reproductive Medicine published the results of a trial to determine if PGD can increase the rates of successful pregnancies. PGD is the process by which chromosomal abnormalities in the embryo are detected prior to implantation.
The choice to become a surrogate is often complicated by a conflicted feeling, mostly due to the financial compensation associated with the process. But most surrogates will tell you they are more interested in the emotional rewards than the financial one.