Navigation Links
Texas Fertility Center Physicians Suggest that Low Fertility Rates in the U.S. Can be Combated with Egg Freezing
Date:2/20/2013

Austin, TX (PRWEB) February 20, 2013

Declining fertility rates affect a country’s ability to care for its elderly population and to continue to innovate and protect itself. According to a recent Wall Street Journal article by Jonathan V. Last on Feb 12, 2013, a fertility rate of 2.1 children per woman is necessary to maintain the standard population level. An average number above 2.1 indicates growth. Today’s fertility rate, the average number of children a woman bears over a lifetime, hovers at 1.93.

The article cites maternal age as one factor affecting the birth rate. According to Texas Fertility Center, a woman’s age has a strong impact on her ability to conceive. Female infertility rates increase as women wait too late to have children. This delay may be attributed to a woman’s desire to establish a career, or a decrease in societal pressure to have children as soon as possible. According to the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (http://www.asrm.org) maternal age is the number one factor affecting fertility in the U.S., with 1 out of 7 couples having fertility issues.

Fortunately, America's fertility issues can be combated with egg freezing, says Dr. Kaylen Silverberg with Texas Fertility Center. This advanced reproductive technology enables women to delay having children—or preserve fertility—until they are ready.

About Egg Freezing at Texas Fertility Center
Texas Fertility Center reported one of the first live births from frozen oocytes (eggs) in the United States. Technology in the past did not allow eggs to be effectively frozen, because ice crystals would form during the freezing process. When the egg was thawed
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Texas Fertility Center Opens New Fertility Clinic in San Antonio
2. Cato Research and Cato BioVentures Announces the Opening of Houston, Texas, Office
3. Texas Fertility Center Responds to Dateline Story on IVF Lab Mix-Up
4. Dallas-Fort Worth Fertility Associates Celebrates First Birth in North Texas from Advanced Trophectoderm Biopsy Screening Technology
5. Time bomb: Military ordnance in Gulf poses threat to shipping, says Texas A&M proffesor
6. Texas Teacher May Be Among First Lone Star Astronauts
7. Why Texas is #1 in Business: Local BioTech Company Expands
8. Texas Medical Center, the largest concentration of medical research, educational and healthcare organizations in the world, announces the first Houston Stem Cell Summit to highlight the latest stem cell research and commercialization efforts
9. NSBRI Renews Space Life Sciences Graduate Programs at MIT, Texas A&M
10. Worlds smallest semiconductor laser created by University of Texas scientists
11. United States Rocket Academy Welcomes XCOR Aerospace to Texas
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/30/2014)... A new report, commissioned by BioCrossroads and ... in-depth look at Indiana,s capital ... two different time frames: 1993 to 2002 and 2003 ... opportunities for investment growth.  The Life Science Innovation ... gains in innovation dollars as well as an increase ...
(Date:10/30/2014)... – The severe flooding that devastated a wide swath ... if the bridges, roads and other infrastructure had been ... the University of Colorado Denver. , "People need to ... Kim, PhD, associate professor of structural engineering at the ... lead author the study. "There is an assumption that ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... , October 27, 2014 ... to produce, exhibit and sell its artificial "lower ... impeach their patent.      (Photo: ... years of fighting, the definitive judgement has arrived: ... produces innovative and accessible hi-tech prostheses with composite ...
(Date:10/27/2014)... (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The ... Oncology, Genetics, Microbiology), Technology (PCR, INAAT, DNA Sequencing), ... Reagent, Service, Software) - Global Forecast to 2018” ... restraints, challenges, opportunities, current market trends, and strategies ... the estimates and forecasts of the revenue and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:New report shows Indiana's gains in life sciences innovation capital outpace the nation 2New report shows Indiana's gains in life sciences innovation capital outpace the nation 3New report shows Indiana's gains in life sciences innovation capital outpace the nation 4New report shows Indiana's gains in life sciences innovation capital outpace the nation 5CU Denver study says upgrading infrastructure could reduce flood damage 2Italian Lower Limb Prosthesis Company Wins Lawsuit Against German Giant Ottobock 2Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Global Molecular Diagnostics Market Will Reach $7.9 Billion by 2018 - New Research Report by MarketsandMarkets 5
... Berbee Information Networks Corp. has been recognized ... provide project management services. , ,The Madison-based IT solutions ... headquartered in the Midwest to achieve Microsoft's Enterprise Project ... recognition of Berbee's expertise in serving businesses that require ...
... Madison - A young company with a preventive solution ... the 2006 G. Steven Burrill Technology Business Plan Competition, but ... to home, they better act quickly. , , Din ... winning business plan. Khaja M. Din, president IPIC ...
... Wisconsin Technology Council , a policy advisor to the ... announced eight additions to its board of directors. , ... a board that includes more than three dozen members ... technology organization leaders: , , Eric Apfelbach, president and ...
Cached Biology Technology:Winner of Burrill competition courted by North Carolina investors 2Winner of Burrill competition courted by North Carolina investors 3
(Date:10/30/2014)... researchers have developed a suite of technologies that can ... which has applications in everything from search and rescue ... developed a platform for computer-mediated communication between humans and ... interpreting dogs, behavioral signals and sending them clear and ... assistant professor of computer science at NC State and ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... Cancer suffers who lose their hair as a consequence ... that will improve the scalp cooling technology that prevents ... and is being pioneered by global scalp cooling manufacturing ... with the biology department of the University of Huddersfield. ... Omar Hussain, who has a background in the pharmacology ...
(Date:10/29/2014)... have been blamed for increasing the risk of ... family history of schizophrenia, are widely accepted. Others, ... a parasite transmitted by soil, undercooked meat and ... A new study by Gary Smith, professor of ... Pennsylvania,s School of Veterinary Medicine, used epidemiological modeling ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New tech aims to improve communication between dogs and humans 2New technology on the way to aid cancer suffers who lose their hair after chemotherapy 2Penn vet professor investigates parasite-schizophrenia connection 2Penn vet professor investigates parasite-schizophrenia connection 3
... producing proteins that moonlight, having different roles at different ... killed. The moonlighting activity of one enzyme from the ... of broad-spectrum antibiotics, according to a paper published in ... "Glutamate racemase, or MurI, is an enzyme ...
... many recent reports documenting the therapeutic efficacy of short ... may actually be describing non-specific therapeutic effects related to ... according to a paper in the September 2008 issue ... , a peer-reviewed journal published by Mary Ann Liebert, ...
... NY, Sept. 2, 2008) People concerned about the ... families and communities will have a unique opportunity to ... about the causes, symptoms and progression of such illnesses ... learn about current and potential treatments. In an ...
Cached Biology News:Energy-saving bacteria resist antibiotics 2Previous claims of siRNA therapeutic effects called into question by report in human gene therapy 2Healthy Minds Across America features 48 public forums on mental health research, Sept. 14 2Healthy Minds Across America features 48 public forums on mental health research, Sept. 14 3
Vitellogenin (Japanese medaka) Standard...
nuclear RNA export factor 1, mRNA...
... analysis of gene expression) technology ... Expression profiles generated by SAGE ... low-abundance transcripts making it possible ... I-SAGE Kit is designed to ...
The Captivate Disposable Sample Chamber is designed for use with the Captivate magnetic yoke assembly (C-24700) and can be used with our Captivate ferrofluid conjugates (C-21473 C-21474 C-21476) or ...
Biology Products: