Archive for: October, 2016

Your Fertility Crystal Ball: How Would Your Life Change with a Genetic Test that Could Help You Better Know the Optimal Age to Have a Baby?

Your Fertility Crystal Ball: How Would Your Life Change with a Genetic Test that Could Help You Better Know the Optimal Age to Have a Baby?

When I was in my mid 30s, I really wanted to have a baby, but I wasn’t quite ready. I talked to my OBGYN about freezing my eggs. It was 2009 and the procedure was still labeled “experimental” by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, but my fertility doctor told me the technique ...

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Somewhere Down the Line: A Breast Cancer Survivor Muses on Her “Totsicles” Tucked Away in an Earthquake-Safe Freezer

Somewhere Down the Line: A Breast Cancer Survivor Muses on Her “Totsicles” Tucked Away in an Earthquake-Safe Freezer

By Meaghan Calcari Campbell I never grew up dreaming about becoming a mother. You know that image of a little girl, swinging around a baby doll, cooing in a sing-song voice, practicing for when she becomes a real mom? Not me. “When the annual “embryo storage fee” comes due, I write a ...

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Calculate Your Frozen Egg Success

Calculate Your Frozen Egg Success

It’s not a bad idea to think about the point you’ll use your frozen eggs. You could be waiting for Mr. (or Ms.) Right, or for Mr. (or Ms.) Right to be ready to have kids. Maybe you’re just too darn busy working, traveling and living it up to get on the baby track. Don’t […]

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