Egg Freezing Puts the Biological Clock On Hold
July 19, 2011
As more women postpone motherhood into their 30s, even 40s, they’re hitting that age-old constraint: the biological clock. Now, technology is dangling the possibility that women can stop that clock, at least for a while.
In a Manhattan office building on a recent evening, two dozen women — all in their 30s and 40s — sit in folding chairs, balancing cellphones and glasses of wine. They’re gathered for a seminar called “Take Control of Your Fertility.”