Miscarriage Awareness

Blog posts about Miscarriage and how we can support those going through being 1 in 4.

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    How to support someone going through Miscarriage

    Miscarriage and Baby Loss is such a taboo subject and this results in sometimes the wrong thing being said to someone who is going through it. It’s ridiculous that it’s taboo because it happens to 1 in 4 of us. The aim of writing this blog post is to create awareness. The more posts we have on this heartbreaking subject, the more support those going through Miscarriage can receive. I want to start by saying that 9 times out of 10, people giving ‘support’ do not purposely intend to cause upset. It is the lack of understanding or knowledge when it comes to Miscarriage. Or it is because you just…

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    MY MISSED MISCARRIAGE EXPERIENCE

    This is not the blog post I had prepared, from 10th August up until 1st October 2020 I had been writing a blog post all about the first 12 weeks of my pregnancy. I spoke about how it had triggered my PTSD (from Reuben’s birth). However unfortunately this is a story with a very, very sad ending. Please do close this page if reading about miscarriage triggers you. On Thursday 24th September, just before I went to bed, I noticed a small amount of very pale pink blood when I wiped. I text my midwife (who was actually on annual leave, so I didn’t hear back). I went to work…

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    TOMMYS X ONE STRONG MUMMA

    This collaboration is very, very close to my heart. If you haven’t heard of Tommys, let me give you a brief explanation as to what they do. “We fund research into miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth, and provide pregnancy health information to parents. We believe it is unacceptable that one in four women lose a baby during pregnancy or birth. We want every parent to have the best possible pregnancy outcomes and to take home happy, healthy babies”. (Taken from https://www.tommys.org/our-organisation/about-us) In August 2020, I found out I was pregnant with my second baby, very much planned and loved. At the beginning of October at 11 weeks and 3 days…