Lucrative startups are capitalising on fertility anxiety, but at-home tests may not be as effective as people think.
“The goddess ensures that no pain is caused to the women who lay down. It is what they must sacrifice in order to have a child.”
The case of one California clinic accused of misconduct shows just how little recourse would-be parents have when it comes to concerns about safety and negligence.
This decade’s egg-freezing boom was supposed to offer career-minded women an empowering insurance policy. But what if the process is actually just a “very expensive lottery ticket”?
Can't science do any better?
While we’ve been conditioned to believe that a monthly period is a sign of good health, women actually have a choice to give up on menstruation. We meet some Indian women who’ve made that choice.
“In the future, having gametes and embryos stored in a bank outside the Earth will be very important.”
He told the police it's his tenth trip bringing live embryos into the country.
It ignores all the other people—with or without a uterus—who have reproductive health needs.