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Why tech offers better fertility benefits than other industries

[cites CGS's Marcy Darnovsky]

by Alison DeNiscoTech Republic
December 21st, 2016

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Intel, Apple, Facebook, and Google cover employee fertility treatments such as IVF and egg freezing. Here's why they are paving the way for others.

Despite criticism over lack of gender diversity and family-friendly policies, the tech industry is far exceeding others in one area of family planning: Fertility treatments.

Technology companies offer in vitro fertilization (IVF) benefits nearly 35% higher than their peers, according to a recent report from FertilityIQ, a website aimed at assessing fertility doctors and clinics. And, six of the top 10 employers with the most generous benefits listed fell into the technology category, according to patient data.

Continue reading full article, including a section on "Potential Risks" featuring CGS's Marcy Darnovsky, on Tech Republic...

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