Olive Fertility Centre In the News

Listen to Dr Niamh Tallon discuss what you need to know about age, fertility and freezing your eggs.

Global News - Sunday Night Health Show
Sunday, July 8, 2018

Dr Niamh Tallon talks to Maureen McGrath on the Sunday Night Health Show about what you need to know about age, fertility and freezing your eggs. Hear Natalie's personal story about her journey from egg freezing to motherhood.

Trend of 'social egg freezing' prompts Canadian gynecologists to release guidelines for physicians

Natalie pregnant
CBC News
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

More women are choosing to delay pregnancy until their 30s, but starting a family later in life comes with the risk of increased infertility which has some women choosing to freeze their eggs.

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada released a new set of guidelines for clinics that offer the service to highlight the need for upfront counselling on the efficacy of the procedure and to discuss alternatives, specifically for women freezing their eggs with the sole intention of delaying pregnancy or what is being called "social egg freezing."