And like most glamorous trends, it’s expensive (a single cryopreservation cycle can cost tens of thousands of dollars, not to mention storage costs). It’s also not guaranteed to work, although success rates have improved greatly thanks to technological innovations.
Who is responsible for the rise in egg freezing? How are businesses taking advantage of the trend? And what do women who are thinking about doing the big freeze want to know?
Sloane Crosley, Author, “I Was Told There’d Be Cake” and “Look Alive Out There”; @askanyone
Dr. Joshua U. Klein, Chief medical officer and reproductive endocrinologist at Extend Fertility
Marcy Darnovsky, Executive Director at the Center for Genetics and Society
Dr. Aimee Eyvazzadeh, Reproductive fertility specialist; @_EggWhisperer
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