Egg Freezing

Human oocyte cryopreservation (egg freezing) is a novel technology in which a woman’s eggs (oocytes) are extracted, frozen and stored. Later, when she is ready to become pregnant, the eggs can be thawed, fertilized, and transferred to the uterus as embryos.
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  • Facebook, Apple Add Egg Freezing to Benefits

    Technology companies are known for their employee perks and benefits, and a new addition joined the offerings at both Facebook and Apple, as spokespeople for both companies told NBC News they will now pay for female employees to freeze their eggs. Egg freezing allows women to store fertile eggs until they are ready to undergo pregnancy, and NBC News reported that the costs a ...

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