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  • BioEdge: Surge in opioid use by pregnant American women
    of this magnitude said lead author Rishi J Desai of Brigham and Women s Hospital A similar study published in the journal Anesthesiology in February this year surveyed the opioid use of 500 000 privately insured women That study found that 14 were dispensed opioid painkillers at least once during their pregnancy Opioid use during pregnancy is associated with an approximate doubling of the risk of neural tube defects Experts are still puzzled about the increase But Dr Cresta W Jones of the Medical College of Wisconsin believes it may be Americans aversion to pain You have to approach it with empathy and understand the societal expectation in the US of the immediate resolution of pain MORE ON THESE TOPICS pain killers pregnancy This article is published by Xavier Symons and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/surge_in_opioid_use_by_pregnant_american_women/10935 (2016-02-18)
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  • Egg freezing unadvisable, says fertility expert
    aging in healthy women he wrote in BioNews He urged women not to overestimate the utility of the novel procedure There is no denial that egg freezing offers the hope of a pregnancy irrespective of the reason for the initial freeze Yet delaying conception while betting on the availability of self preserved or donor frozen eggs is foolish What every woman should understand is that while career or personal goals Oocyte cryopreservation involves the harvesting of eggs from a woman s ovaries and the freezing of those eggs so they can be used at a later date The relatively new procedure is highly controversial Some seeing it as liberating women while others believe it is a risky quick fix for deeper social issues MORE ON THESE TOPICS egg freezing fertility This article is published by Xavier Symons and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/the-risks-of-freezing/11543 (2016-02-18)
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  • Interview: Canadian bioethicist Francoise Baylis questions the ethics of egg freezing
    at less than a 2 12 live birth rate What do you think are the social issues that are driving women to avail themselves of egg freezing services The media reports on women having to choose between a career and a family At least one study however suggests a more complicated picture which supports my view that what we have here is a social problem that requires a social response not a technological fix According to Hodes Wertz and colleagues the vast majority of women 88 do not pursue childbearing earlier because they lack a partner Only 24 of women identified professional reasons for not pursuing earlier childbearing 3 The question we need to focus on is why is it that successful professional women lack partners Facebook and Apple have offered their female employees financial help for egg freezing fertility treatment Is this an advance for women Facebook and Apple want to keep their young women at work producing for the company They have no vested interest in having them reproduce for themselves A true advancement of both women s and men s interests would have these powerful companies adopt family friendly work policies such one year parental leave following the birth of a child or the legal adoption of a child on site subsidized daycare flexible work arrangements including diminished travel responsibilities and job sharing and support for re entry into the workforce 4 5 References 1 http www sart org uploadedFiles ASRM Content Resources Patient Resources Fact Sheets a nd Info Booklets Can I freeze my eggs to use later if Im not sick FINAL 8 13 14 pdf 2 http www fertstert org article S0015 0282 2811 2901693 1 pdf 3 Hodes Wertz B Druckenmiller S Smith M Noyes N What do reproductive age women who undergo

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/interview_francoise_baylis_on_the_ethics_of_egg_freezing/11360 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: the latest news and articles about bioethics
    to introduce one child policy Michael Cook 04 January 2010 Comments tags family planning one child policy Modelled on China s policy Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed Recent Posts Dutch psychiatric patients may get euthanasia too easily says US study 14 Feb 2016 A Dutch report applies the brakes on completed life euthanasia 13 Feb 2016 Celebrating 15 years of Dutch euthanasia 13 Feb

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/tag/family+planning (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: the latest news and articles about bioethics
    of ovaries IVF doctors believe Egg freezing now viable option says British expert Michael Cook 08 September 2011 Comments tags egg freezing IVF social infertility Egg freezing has become a viable option for younger women who want to delay having children says IVF specialist Gillian Lockwood in the journal Reproductive Biomedicine subscription required Women freeze eggs to wait for Mr Right Jared Yee 03 July 2010 Comments tags IVF social

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/tag/social+infertility (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: Egg-freezing doctor learns from Tupperware
    doctors have learned from Shackleton that highlighting the risks and dangers of cold places need not discourage clients The video above suggests that it may actually inspire them It features The Egg Whisperer aka Dr Aimee Eyvazzadeh at eggfreezingparty com and her Tupperware parties for fertility conscious professional women working in and around Silicon Valley After you attend a party we welcome you to become one of Dr Aimee s patients so that she can help guide you further Join the party says her website Hat tip to the Center for Genetics and Society MORE ON THESE TOPICS egg freezing fertility IVF This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we ask that your department make a donation Commercial media must contact us for permission and fees Some articles on this site are published under different terms Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus comments powered by Disqus Search BioEdge Subscribe to BioEdge newsletter Subscribe to BioEdge RSS feed MOST READ Dutch psychiatric patients may get

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/egg_freezing_learns_from_tupperware/11232 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: Should egg freezing be every girl’s graduation gift?
    m concerned about how that would alter a woman s life choices that they might think Well instead of having a family with Mr Not Quite Perfect I can afford to wait for Mr Absolutely perfect In fact women in Britain as elsewhere in the developed world are marrying later and delaying childbirth The average age at a woman s first child is now 31 compared to 24 in 1962 Although freezing eggs in the late 30s may be next to useless Dr Lockwood receives many queries from 38 year old women And even freezing eggs at 30 could affect a woman s romantic prospects she said Will it mean a woman waits around all her life for Mr Perfect knowing she has healthy eggs from her 30 year old self in the freezer but then becomes bitter because she has rejected all the Mr Pretty Well Good Enoughs and found herself single and childless at 45 with frozen eggs that turned out not to work MORE ON THESE TOPICS egg freezing IVF This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/should_egg_freezing_be_every_girls_graduation_gift/10338 (2016-02-18)
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  • BioEdge: International market in frozen eggs now a possibility
    time endorse its widespread elective use to delay childbearing This technology may not be appropriate for the older woman who desires to postpone reproduction said a spokeswoman One possibility clearly of this increasingly successful technique is creating a market in eggs similar to what already exists in frozen sperm The Danish company Cryos International for instance has sperm banks in Denmark India and New York Stephen Page an Australian lawyer specialising in surrogacy recently told ABC Radio that some of India s 3000 IVF clinics are already importing eggs of fair skinned women In India one of the extraordinary developments has been agencies that have developed in the former USSR so places like Ukraine Armenia Georgia where you have donors egg donors and they provide their eggs which are then shipped to India and so westerners such as from Australia Europe et cetera are able to go there and have a Caucasian child MORE ON THESE TOPICS egg freezing surrogacy This article is published by Michael Cook and BioEdge under a Creative Commons licence You may republish it or translate it free of charge with attribution for non commercial purposes following these guidelines If you teach at a university we

    Original URL path: http://www.bioedge.org/bioethics/international_market_in_frozen_eggs_now_a_possibility/10290 (2016-02-18)
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