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Nicole Kidman Challenges Surrogacy Stigma
As increasing numbers of women hold off starting a family far past their fertility peak, and as gay men discover the joys of parenting, there has been a substantial increase in surrogacy arrangements globally. But we tend to hear about surrogacy only when celebrities are involved, such Robert De Niro, gay pop singer Ricky Martin, or Elton John and David Furness. For years the public has been wary of these arrangements, but in recent months there has been a shift in public opinion in Australia, sparked by Nicole Kidman's outing of her gestational carrier in the wake of her past fertility problems.