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Yoga to build bone density

Bone density should be a major concern for women with POI (see https://www.daisynetwork.org.uk/members-area/long-term-health/) Read about a study into yoga and […]

Estrogen reduces heart disease risk in women with POI

A new study published this month in the journal Fertility and Sterility has demonstrated the protective role for HRT against […]

Hayley still dreams of becoming a mum – despite early menopause diagnosis

A woman from Hertfordshire who went through menopause in her 20s says she is still determined to have children. Hayley […]

I’m not interested in sex any more – what can I do?

Loss of sexual desire is very common in women with premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) and early menopause. Female libido is […]

Dealing with HRT side effects

Hormone replacement is really important in premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) and early menopause as it can help with the menopause […]

All-Party Parliamentary Group on Women’s Health: March 22nd 2018

This was the first of what is hoped to be an annual event organised and chaired by MP Paula Sherriff.  […]

Petition: Make our NHS hospital wards and waiting rooms across the UK infertile friendly.

Emily Kate Wardman’s petition: There are 3.5m people affected by infertility in the UK. Yet their experience of our hospitals […]

POI and fertility treatment

Can I do IVF using my own eggs? Unfortunately, fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) are very unlikely […]

How does POI affect my fertility?

Premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) (or premature menopause) is a condition where the number of eggs in the ovaries has severely […]

Should I use HRT or the pill to control early menopause symptoms?

Women with premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) have low levels of estrogen. After diagnosis, most women will therefore be recommended to […]

“I haven’t started my Periods – could it be POI?”

If you are a teenager over the age of 15 and haven’t yet started your period, or you have started […]

Breakthrough treatment that reverses symptoms of early menopause

A new study offers hope for women with premature menopause that in the future, they may be able to conceive […]

Just been told you have early menopause? What next?

One of the commonest questions we get asked is from women who have just been told by their GP that […]

Daisy has joined the Prescription Charges Coalition

At Daisy we are very pleased to have joined the Prescription Charges Coalition www.prescriptionchargescoalition.org.uk – a group of over 40 organisations campaigning […]

Daisy gets a positive mention on Women’s Hour

Have a listen to the podcast here at 13mins 30secs: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b09nrs76 Lots of women only discover they have early menopause when […]

New survey highlights impact of the menopause on every aspect of women’s lives in the UK

    London, 18 October 2017: Three quarters of women say that the menopause caused them to change their life […]

Amanda’s story

Rebecca’s story

My story starts in my teenage years. I had my first menstrual cycle around the age of 12 and from then […]

Safety of HRT

Statement to members                                                                                                           31/07/17 The Sunday Times released an inaccurate article 30.7.2017 which may have caused confusion as to […]

Women’s Voices Involvement Panel

We are eager to tell you about the opportunity to become involved with the work of the RCOG via the […]