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16 Celebrity Parents Who Have Used Infertility Treatments (Photos)

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Maria Menounos has frozen her eggs for future use.

In many cases, we often idolize celebrities and wish we could live the extravagant, rich lifestyles that they experience on a daily basis. But what we often don’t realize is just how similar these Hollywood elite are to the common person.

For instance, Girl Next Door Bridget Marquardt, and entertainment host Maria Menounos have both frozen their eggs for future security as far as conceiving children is concerned. These celebrities are not perfect and they’re more normal than we think.

In lieu of this recent news, we’ve put together a list of 16 celebrity parents who have taken measures to secure their chances in having children of their own.

Take a look below!

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  • Helena Bonham Carter 1 of 16
    Helena Bonham Carter
    After trying IVF and other fertility treatments, their baby was conceived naturally.
  • Marcia Cross 2 of 16
    Marcia Cross
    Conceived twins via IVF.
  • Nancy Grace 3 of 16
    Nancy Grace
    Had boy and girl twins via IVF.
  • Dennis Quaid 4 of 16
    Dennis Quaid
    Had twins via surrogate. The twins were given a near fatal dose of heparin.
  • Megan Mullally 5 of 16
    Megan Mullally
    Has been suffering from infertility and is going to pursue adoption.
  • Julia Roberts 6 of 16
    Julia Roberts
    Denies having her twins through IVF, but there are rumors that say otherwise.
  • Maria Menounos 7 of 16
    Maria Menounos
    Has frozen her eggs for future use.
  • Bridget Marquardt 8 of 16
    Bridget Marquardt
    Has frozen her eggs for future use.
  • Giuliana Rancic 9 of 16
    Giuliana Rancic
    Had tried many times to conceive through IVF treatments.
  • Celine Dion 10 of 16
    Celine Dion
    Conceived all three of her children through IVF treatments.
  • Sarah Jessica Parker 11 of 16
    Sarah Jessica Parker
    Had twins via surrogate.
  • Courteney Cox Arquette 12 of 16
    Courteney Cox Arquette
    She suffered through IVF with many miscarriages before having her little girl, Coco.
  • Angela Bassett 13 of 16
    Angela Bassett
    Had twins carried by surrogate.
  • Garcelle Beauvais 14 of 16
    Garcelle Beauvais
    Had twins after miscarriages and failed IVF attempts.
  • Christie Brinkley 15 of 16
    Christie Brinkley
    Did IVF and had 3 miscarriages before being able to have her 3rd child
  • Brooke Shields 16 of 16
    Brooke Shields
    Gave birth to one daughter naturally and one after many cycles of IVF and suffering from postpartum depression.

[Photos via PR Photos/Pacific Coast News.]

 

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