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Feb 05, 2016 · An embryologist handles frozen sperm. The Pentagon is starting a pilot program that would pay for soldiers to freeze their eggs and sperm in order to put off starting a Author: Newser.

Feb 08, 2003 · Soldiers line up to bank sperm said the group had received scores of calls from soldiers asking about leaving sperm samples behind before going off to a Author: Paul Harris.

Feb 05, 2016 · Echoing the Silicon Valley technology companies that famously offer generous perks to retain their employees, the military is kicking off a new pilot program that will cover the costs of egg and sperm freezing for all active-duty soldiers. The Department of Defense told Al Jazeera that it will spend $150 million over the next five years for soldiers who elect to freeze their eggs or sperm in.

Jan 29, 2016 · Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced Thursday that the Pentagon will start covering sperm and egg freezing for troops who want to preserve their gametes for future use. In Author: Patricia Kime.