Category Archives: Technology

Are You Considering Freezing Your Eggs?

More and more women are freezing their eggs. It’s called oocyte cryopreservation. Many women in their 30’s, and even in their 20’s, are freezing their eggs to save them for future use. Some women are career driven and aren’t ready … Continue reading

IVF Scientist Wins Nobel Prize

Photo: World’s first IVF baby Louise Brown (right) posing with her son Cameron, her mother Lesley Brown (center) and IVF pioneer Professor Robert Edwards. Photo taken on Brown’s birthday, July 12, 2008. Robert Edwards is awarded the 2010 Nobel Prize … Continue reading

Creating Artificial Ovaries?

It’s the craziest thing I’ve ever heard, but researchers at Brown University have created an artificial human ovary. They hope to one day be able to mature human eggs in a laboratory. Amazing! Now, the best part about their research … Continue reading