How a water main break disrupted IVF for 300 patients

Boston water main break disrupted IVF for 300 patients

A water main break at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston has disrupted the IVF treatment of over 300 patients. This unforeseen incident, which occurred on Christmas eve 2023, has since left the patients in a state of distress as they grapple with the uncertainty of their treatment plans. The water main break led to the shutdown of the hospital’s reproductive and infertility unit, and it’s likely to be closed… Read More

More British women traveling abroad for affordable IVF

British women traveling abroad for IVF

Wondering why so many British women traveling abroad for affordable IVF? As fewer women receive funding for their fertility treatments due to the growing demand and stringent policies, more couples are inclined to seek IVF overseas. Sarah Davies had been struggling to conceive for two years, and when she finally decided to undergo IVF, she realized it was not immediately accessible to her on the UK National Health Service (NHS). There… Read More

Priyanka Chopra: Egg Freezing was painful and expensive

Priyanka Chopra on egg freezing and motherhood

Priyanka Chopra’s egg freezing news didn’t come as much of a surprise as the actor seemed in no rush to have babies with husband Nick Joanas, while she was in her late 30s. She recently revealed that she froze her eggs at the age of 36—a decision that Chopra says, gave her the freedom to pursue her career ambitions and focus on herself. Chopra, who rose to fame with her roles in… Read More

Rita Ora on freezing her eggs in her 20s

Rita Ora on egg freezing

Famous British singer and songwriter Rita Ora recently opened up on her decision to freeze her eggs in her early 20s. The interview of Rita Ora on freezing her eggs has hit the headlines because she opted for oocyte cryopreservation in her 20s, while it is more common for women to think of it in mid-30s. The most fertile age for women is said to be their early 20s but fertility levels typically do… Read More

Jennifer Aniston’s IVF journey and fertility struggles

Jennifer Aniston's IVF story

Jennifer Aniston’s IVF revelation has caused quite a stir as the Hollywood star spoke for the first time about this very personal and rather painful chapter in her life. Media speculation and fallacious rumors of pregnancy made it worse for Aniston, when she was quietly undergoing failed IVF cycles, desperately trying to have a baby. “It was a challenging road for me, the baby-making road,” the actor told Allure in their December cover… Read More