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Fertility treatment a potent S'pore business

Over 6,000 assisted reproduction cycles done in 2015, up from less than 5,000 in 2012

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MATTER OF CHOICE: After cutting the cortex which contains eggs, into smaller pieces, they are put inside valves which contain cryoprotectant.

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MATTER OF CHOICE: Dr Loh says that women are entitled to fertility treatments. "Women should be able to store their eggs, just like men who want to store sperm, they can do it when they want to."

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MATTER OF CHOICE: Storing the eggs.

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THE fertility business is growing in Singapore - all round.

Over 6,000 assisted reproduction cycles were done in the country last year, making it the second year that demand has crossed the 6,000 mark. In 2013, it was reported that some 5,519 cycles were done; in 2012,

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