Jennifer Love Hewitt Wants to Freeze Her Eggs -- Other Celebrities Who Did the Same

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Jennifer Love Hewitt Wants to Freeze Her Eggs -- Other Celebrities Who Did the Same
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Jennifer Love Hewitt definitely has babies on the brain. The 34-year-old star of "The Client List" wants to have a family -- someday.

"I would love to have babies. I'm obsessed with babies," Hewitt told US Weekly in 2010. "I would love to have them one day."

The problem? She's not in a position to have a family, yet. The actress - currently dating co-star Brian Hallisay - is reportedly thinking about freezing her eggs.

"She has been asking a few women she knows about freezing her eggs," a source told US Weekly.

Why now? A woman's fertility decreases as she ages. According to the Fertility Authority, a 30-year-old woman has about a 20 percent chance of conceiving a baby, but that number declines to 5 percent once she turns 40. So, Hewitt likely wants to have plenty of eggs to "choose" from when it comes time to have children.

The actress hasn't confirmed or denied the claims yet, but other celebrities have been pretty outspoken about their egg-freezing plans.

Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian might be on her way to becoming a mother, but the 32-year-old reality star considered freezing her eggs last year after watching sister Khloe Kardashian struggle with fertility.

"I'm glad I'm freezing my eggs," she said last year on "Keeping Up With the Kardashians."

"I want to be prepared when the time is right."

So, we might be seeing plenty more Kimye babies in the future.

Maria Menounos

Maria Menounos is at the height of her career at 34, so she's freezing her eggs so she can still have children when her career slows down.

"I'm going to freeze my eggs." she told Dr. Drew on his "Lifesavers" daytime show in 2011. "I have decided I am going to have kids but to make it realistic, because I'm not going to do it for a few years, we're going to freeze our eggs so that we have no problems down the line."

Her long-term boyfriend, Kevin Ungaro, is supportive, too.

I want to [have my career] and then do it," she continued. "I figured this is kind of an insurance policy."

Coco Austin

Model Coco Austin dropped a bombshell on husband Ice-T during the last season of "Ice Loves Coco": she wants to freeze her eggs.

"I wanna freeze my eggs," she told her husband of 10 years. "Some people have a hard time making babies. I don't know if we will have a hard time."

The "Law and Order: SVU" star isn't too worried about it, though.

"No, not with me, baby," he replied.

Tell us: Do you think celebrities should talk about freezing their eggs, or keep that information private?

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