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Beyond the Baster: An Introduction to Alternative Insemination

  • Studio 34 Yoga 4522 Baltimore Avenue Philadelphia, PA, 19143 United States (map)

Do you want to grow your family? Are you thinking about single-parenting and unsure where to start? Are you a queer couple wanting to having kids?  Do you suffer from “social infertility”?

Come to this introductory class to learn the in’s and out’s of alternative insemination, meet other people who share your desire to parent, and get connected to Refuge Midwifery, your newest community resource for all things insemination.

Topics covered include:

  • Options for obtaining sperm

  • Different methods of insemination

  • How to track your cycle to optimize fertility

  • How Refuge Midwifery can support your path to parenthood


Taught by Ray Rachlin, CPM and Shosh Ruskin, NP

Cost: Sliding Scale $30-$50

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