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My Journey Part 1: Freezing

My Journey Part 1: Freezing

How many frozen eggs do I need?

March 22, 2013

Ahh… the million dollar question.  This is perhaps the most common question asked of fertility doctors and, unfortunately, one of the hardest to answer.  The simple response is the more eggs harvested the better the…

My Journey Part 1: Freezing

Why I froze eggs not embryos

February 4, 2013

I read something on the Eggsurance Forum yesterday that really resonated with me.  “I’m really relieved it’s behind me, but realized the process was more emotional than physical.”  We all are so concerned with the shots and…

My Journey Part 1: Freezing

Using my frozen eggs

January 9, 2013

When I froze my eggs one year ago I was often asked, “so, when are you going to use them.”  I felt this was a bit intrusive.  After all, I froze my eggs to give…

My Journey Part 1: Freezing

Post Egg Freezing Advocacy

August 28, 2012

Advocacy [ˈædvəkəsɪ]: active support of a cause Just this week I have received 5 emails from women who want to tell their stories for Eggsurance’s ‘Women Like You’ page. What is it with egg freezing that spurs…

My Journey Part 1: Freezing

Vocal Women

March 29, 2012

I just finished my second interview for the “Women Like You” section of Eggsurance.  Just like my previous interviewee, Mei Mei, Amy is now a strong advocate for egg freezing education.  What is it that…