This past week the 40th annual D.A. Boyes meeting was held here in Vancouver. It's a meeting for BC's OBGYNs to review various topics in gynecology, obstetrics, infertility and oncology. Dr. Boyes, now in his late 80s, was present as he was honoured for his long service to gynecology in BC and Canada. He is credited with many, many things in women's health in BC including the introduction of the pap smear and standardization of cancer treatment through the province. A large focus of Thursday's portion of the meeting was uterine fibroids.
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Apple's announcement that they would fund egg freezing for their 20 and 30 something female employees has stirred a lot of buzz (and not a little controversy). In this article Olive fertility patient April Gore describes her egg freezing experience and Dr Gary Nakhuda discusses the pros and cons of this breakthrough new technology.