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The Best Resource for Fertility Preservation:

November 5, 2012

Looking into egg freezing? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! is proud to offer their new website and referral service,, to women considering fertility preservation for any reason. Launched in October 2012, the site comes from the experts on all things fertility, so you know you can trust as a one stop shop for fertility preservation resources. The site provides some of the most important information for deciding to preserve your fertility: what it is, how much it costs, and who should consider it. Few people realize egg freezing for fertility preservation is an option to be taken advantage of while the youth and opportunity are present. explains that egg freezing, also called oocyte cryopreservation, begins with ovarian stimulation to produce multiple follicles. Mature eggs are then retrieved through an ultrasound-guided procedure and frozen. The latest technology for egg freezing, called vitrification, rapidly freezes eggs and leaves less room for egg quality deterioration during the thaw process.

Age, social factors, and impending medical treatment are reasons for considering fertility preservation. Now, more than ever, women are putting family building on hold for their careers. They are looking and feeling better well into their 40s, even as their egg quality and quantity decreases. At, guidelines suggest women in their late 20s and early 30s preserve their fertility to maximize odds for successful pregnancy when the time is right. By freezing your eggs in your 30s, you will halt the aging of eggs and can likely expect the success rates of the average 30-something-year-old. It is also a very real and viable option for those about to endure cancer therapy or other medical treatments that would compromise fertility.

Keep in mind egg freezing and IVF with frozen eggs are not guaranteed procedures. It is best to think of egg freezing as a potentially huge benefit for your future fertility than to wonder “what if” when it is already too late.

One of the most helpful features of is the breakdown of what egg freezing package costs include. You may be aware that egg freezing ranges between $6,500 and $18,000, but did you know that not every price tag is created equal? Ultrasound monitoring, blood work, and frozen egg storage fees may or may not be components of these packages and their costs can help you determine which clinic offers the best egg freezing package for you.

Not only does the site provide a referral service for reputable egg freezing clinics across the United States, but it also provides tools and checklists for evaluating your clinic and finding support throughout the process. The patient care team at knows your fertility is a very serious and sometimes overwhelming matter, so they do all of the research for you!

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