Becky Kearns was 27 and had just started a new job in human resources( HR) when she was diagnosed with early menopause.
“I needed to go through IVF relatively quickly to have any chance of seeing with my own eggs, ” she told BBC Radio 5 Live.
“So I moved from having just got a job I was really proud of, to then suddenly having to focus on IVF, which approximately became a second full-time job in itself.”
She decided to tell her employer from the outset.
“I think with the unpredictable nature of all the scan appointments, the endless hormones you’re putting through your mas and the inevitable impact on mental health, it’s so important, ” she said.