E19: In Due Time

DAILY YOKE Jen Noonan married her husband in 2008 after meeting through mutual friends.  When they first began the process to start their family things didn’t go as planned. Eventually they sought help from a fertility clinic and was diagnosed with unexplained infertility. After a year of trying to conceive, taking hormone shots, dealing with miscarriage…

E18: Egg Hunt

DAILY YOKE Picking a sperm donor is relatively common place especially for those choosing single motherhood, but egg donation is rarely discussed or talked about. Sperm or egg shopping can be similar to online dating and feel like a daunting task to navigate the system. There are more resources than ever to support those using…

E16: Egguality

DAILY YOKE Women have won a number of rights over the last 100 years, like the ability to vote, pursue an education, build a career, or choose a partner. However, just because a few things have changed in the modern era today, does not mean the world is now fair. Similarly, rules and regulations about health…

E13: Having Faith In Your Eggs

DAILY YOKE Season 1 ends with this bonus episode featuring celebrity guest, Faith Salie, an Emmy-winning contributor to CBS News Sunday Morning, a panelist on NPR’s “Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me!” and hosts the PBS show “Science Goes To The Movies.”  Listen as Faith talks about her journey to motherhood and how freezing her eggs was the…

E12: Q & A

DAILY YOKE You have questions and we have answers. Listen as Valerie and Stephanie answer your questions, emails, and voicemails. We address topics like how to tell your parents or partner about egg freezing, what are the differences are between eggs and embryos, how to financially plan or pay for cryopreservation, what kind of pain…

E11: Egg Strategy

DAILY YOKE Top Cambridge University scientist, Dr. Emily Grossman is an expert in molecular biology and genetics. She joins the Eggology Club podcast as she sets out to combined her passions as a science broadcaster, writer and educator to make science cool for kids. Emily has always known she wanted to become a mother some day. Based…

E10: Birthday Deadlines

DAILY YOKE Political strategist Sarah Lenti talks to us about how she went against her family’s conservative values by undergoing egg freezing and a fresh round of IVF to become a single parent to a set of twin boys. Hear how Sarah’s journey to parenthood landed her all over CNN and what advice she has…

E09: Freezing Freedom

DAILY YOKE Travel enthusiast, blogger, entrepreneur, and founder of LostInLinderland.com website Stephanie Linder explains what life events helped her make the decision to freeze her eggs, quit her stable job, sell all her belongings and stuff to travel the world. Listen as Stephanie describes what motivated her to move to Medellin Colombia in South America, travel…