Age at interview: 53
Infertility diagnosis: Yes
Contributing factors to fertility problems: Endometriosis, PCOS, endometrial hyperplasia
Age at diagnosis: 33
Fertility treatments:
ovulation induction, IVF

Background: Melissa is self-employed as a bookkeeper. She is divorced and lives on her own in a metropolitan city. Melissa has Scottish heritage.

Find out more about Melissa’s experiences in the following short films:

Early Signs of Fertility Problems Later in Life
Infertility and Fertility Treatment: Seeking Information and Support
Difficulties Conceiving, Becoming Pregnant, and Maintaining a Pregnancy during Fertility Treatment
Thoughts and Feelings about Infertility and Fertility Treatment
Advice for Health Practitioners and Health Services