Twins Born From Twelve-Year-Old Frozen Eggs
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Twins are born from twelve-year-old frozen eggs. Science continues to amaze us every day.A new record for the longest frozen human eggs to produce children has been set by the birth of twins in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The eggs were frozen for twelve years, when the mother was 33 years old. She had tried to get pregnant before using in vitro fertilization or IVF, but the procedure didn’t work.Now she has given birth to non identical twins named Mercedes and Guadalupe.

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Twins are born from twelve-year-old frozen eggs. Science continues to amaze us every day.A new record for the longest frozen human eggs to produce children has been set by the birth of twins in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The eggs were frozen for twelve years, when the mother was 33 years old. She had tried to get pregnant before using in vitro fertilization or IVF, but the procedure didn’t work.Now she has given birth to non identical twins named Mercedes and Guadalupe.The previous record was set by eggs that had been frozen for seven years.The birth of the twins is significant for older women and cancer survivors, who wish to have children by showing that eggs can be frozen that long and still be used for in vitro fertilization. Researchers from the Mattel Children’s Hospital at the University of California in Los Angeles have shown that children born from in vitro fertilization face a higher risk of suffering birth defects.