Age at interview: 34
Infertility diagnosis: Yes
Contributing factors to fertility problems: PCOS, cancer (neuroendocrine tumours), weight
Age at diagnosis: 26
Fertility treatments: Mary has been advised that she can’t start fertility treatment while undergoing treatment for cancer.
Background: Mary is a full-time carer for one of her parents. She lives with her husband in a metropolitan city. Mary has Tongan heritage.
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Find out more about Mary’s experiences in the following short films:
Experiences of Health Practitioners and Health Services
Infertility and Fertility Treatment: Seeking Information and Support
Other Paths to Parenthood: Adoption and Foster Care
Infertility, Fertility Treatment, and Partner Relationships
Thoughts and Feelings about Infertility and Fertility Treatment
Advice for Family and Friends of Someone Experiencing Infertility and Fertility Treatment