02/02/2015 09:57 am ET Updated Feb 02, 2015

The Real Reason Women Freeze Their Eggs

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The nurse was methodical and comforting as she explained the process. Next week, there would be an information session where we would learn how to inject the hormones at home. “There will probably be a lot of couples there,” she said. “They will be trying actively to have a child. So you should be prepared for that. Do you think that you'll be okay?”

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