There is an article in the New Scientist today detailing a newish technique to preserve women’s eggs by freezing to extend their fertility. There is a little doubt as to the safety of the technique but apparently there is no evidence that gives cause for concern. But the most interesting quote is from Gillian Lockwood:
The idea that healthy women should be able to control their own reproduction still frightens people," she says. "It was the same when the pill was introduced - people feared that the whole moral fibre of society would break down if women were freed from unwanted pregnancies.