Episode
October 23, 2014

Egg freezing: Putting pregnant workers on ice

The Stream explores why some companies are offering the medical procedure to female employees.
0 Comments

Female employees at Facebook and Apple now have the option to freeze their eggs. The companies claim the added benefit is an attempt to attract more women workers. Some are applauding the decision as a generous offer that gives women options. Others say it sends a nasty warning that women need to be more like men. What do you think?

On this episode of The Stream, we speak with:

Lara Naaman @laranaaman
Egg freezing patient

Suzanne McGee @SuzMcgeeNYC
Journalist

Jennifer Palumbo @jennpal
Director of patient care, Fertility Authority
jennpalumbo.com

Seema Mohapatra @MohapatraSeema
Associate professor, Barry University

What do you think? Leave your thoughts in the comments section below.

0
MUST-SEE PROGRAMMES