In Partnership with the Southern Weekend

Mom shares story of hope during National Infertility Awareness Week

Fertility Institute of Hawaii

Infertility can affect anyone, no matter what race, sex or economic status. Ewa Beach resident Ashley Arakaki decided it wouldn’t take over her life and turned to the Fertility Institute of Hawaii. The key was understanding her reproductive health and knowing when to seek help. She’s speaking out in an effort to remove the stigmas and barriers that stood in the way of building her family.