Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout. Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout.
Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout.
Ageing society

How a ban is forcing China’s single women to put their fertility on ice overseas

Legal restrictions spawn a burgeoning business helping unmarried women freeze their eggs in the US and Japan

Topic |   Ageing society
Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout. Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout.
Le Le, a Shanghai lingerie designer, awaits egg freezing surgery in a hospital in Osaka, Japan. Photo: Handout.
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