Category Archives: Egg Freezing for Cancer Patients

Shady Grove Fertility’s Principal Investigator of Largest Egg Freezing Study, Explains How Number of Eggs a Woman Freezes and Her Age Predict Future Family Size.

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These are some pretty promising numbers on egg freezing statistics!!  There are two links to read more.  Click here for the story from prweb.com and then the click here for link to Shady Grove Fertility and more details on the numbers and statistics from their study!!  One of my favorite take aways… “the results have…

I Froze My Eggs at Age 15…and Did It Again at Age 19

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Inspiring story about a young woman with a painful condition that led her to freeze her eggs at a very young age.  Click here to read more.

EGG FREEZING ISN’T THE FEMINIST ISSUE YOU THINK IT IS

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88% of women who freeze their eggs do so because they don’t have a partner, NOT because they’re career-obsessed.  Click here to read more!!      

Why Facebook’s and Apple’s Offers To Freeze Eggs Are Not as Patriarchal as They Sound

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I absolutely love this article.  My favorite line….”the freaking out about Egg Freezing has reached a whole new level of lunacy”.  Click here to read more.  

Video clip from “The Doctors” show about egg freezing for cancer patients

Click here to watch the video clip.  One doctor describes how his clinic is offering the egg freezing procedure free of charge to patients who are in dire need because of their cancer.

Rabbis Urge Single, Orthodox Women to Freeze Eggs

This is an interesting article talking about the struggles that some Orthodox Jewish Women are currently facing. ” The Egg Freezing procedure helps make these single women more marriageable in the eyes of their communities”, according to one doctor.  Click here to read more.

Research Demonstrates That Egg Freezing Prior To IVF Yields Positive Outcomes Without Increasing Risk Of Chromosome Abnormality

This article talks about exciting new research on egg freezing.  “This study provides an important piece of safety data that had been missing from the egg freezing story, namely that the embryos produced after vitrification are not at an increased risk of being chromosomally abnormal and are just as likely to implant and deliver healthy…

Egg Freezing Support Group & Information Meeting Monday, August 6th

SUPPORT GROUP FOR SINGLE WOMEN WHO ARE EGG FREEZING… or thinking about it A support group has formed for single women who are considering, are involved in, or have completed the process of egg freezing. We welcome women who would like to learn more about this option to potentially help preserve their fertility. Information is…

Diem Brown: I Want to Have a Baby Despite Ovarian Cancer

Congrats to Diem Brown, who is currently going through the process to freeze her eggs after learning that she has ovarian cancer.  She is sharing her journey on People.com.  Click here to read her story

Cancer patients are not being informed of their options

This is an interesting article about the fact that less than half of female cancer patients are being informed of their options to preserve their fertility. http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/less-than-half-of-cancer-patients-informed-of-fertility-preservation-options-129796383.html