French Fertility Doctors Bend the Law to Allow Women to Freeze Eggs

December 2, 2019

(RFI) – French women are having children later in life, making conception more difficult as fertility diminishes with age. Egg freezing, a procedure to counter the problem, is illegal in France – but a new bioethics law looks set to legalise it. In the meantime, women go to Spain, or find French doctors willing to bend the rules.