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Freezing Your Eggs

4 Things You Need To Know About Freezing Your Eggs

Posted 06.24.2015 | OWN

More women are doing it. Some companies are paying for it. Just make sure you have all the facts before putting your eggs on ice. By Sarah Z. Wexle...

Why Egg Freezing Isn't The Answer To Every Problem

Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.28.2015 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

After spending Valentine's Day alone -- curled up on the couch in the fetal position downing pints of ice cream in between fits of sobbing -- the single 30-something (daughter of a) friend sought my opinion: She is considering freezing her eggs, postponing motherhood until a time down the road when she is married, she said. She asked me, 'Does that make sense?'

The Harsh Reality About Fertility And Age

Jennifer “Jay” Palumbo | Posted 06.02.2014 | Parents
Jennifer “Jay” Palumbo

Knowledge, as they say, is power, and even if you're not seeing anyone special, staying on top of your fertility can only serve you in the long run.

Egg Freezing: The Key to Motherhood at Any Age?

Kathryn Knight | Posted 05.12.2014 | Women
Kathryn Knight

Between the ages of 36 and 38, Sarah underwent eight separate procedures to freeze her eggs, and she now has 70 stashed away. The eggs, she believes, are her key to motherhood, whatever her age.

Why I Wish I Had Told My Friends To Freeze Their Eggs

Sarah Elizabeth Richards | Posted 11.06.2013 | Women
Sarah Elizabeth Richards

I put fertility in the same category as weight: Just as no one wants to be told they could lose a few pounds, I assumed they didn't want to hear about how they could save a few eggs.

The Agony of the Undecided: Does Egg Freezing Help Women Know if They Want Kids?

Sarah Elizabeth Richards | Posted 10.08.2013 | Women
Sarah Elizabeth Richards

More and more women are seeking refuge in the freezer. It's nice in the world of "Maybe someday. Just not now." But we all know that the respite from the biological clock is temporary.

Is This One Way Women Can 'Have It All'?

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 07.16.2013 | Women

It appears there may be a viable, satisfying option for women looking to delay motherhood: egg freezing. A new study presented on July 9th at the ...

WATCH: What Goes Into A Woman's Decision To Freeze Her Eggs

Posted 05.22.2013 | Parents

When and why should a woman decide to freeze her eggs? Sarah Elizabeth Richards, author of the recent book Motherhood, Rescheduled, and Dr. Nicole ...

Valentines Day #37: Unlocking My Story of Being Single

Cara E. Jones | Posted 04.14.2013 | Women
Cara E. Jones

"Breathe," I told myself, "Breathe. You're a yoga teacher for God's sake." Yet I couldn't seem to do the one thing I instruct my students to do 50 times a class.

Would You Freeze Your Ovaries?

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 04.24.2012 | Women

"Would you freeze your ovaries to delay your biological clock? Not your eggs, your ovaries. A procedure that is already available in the United States is poised to become available to British women within the next six months."