miscarriage - Healthy Moms Blog

Healthy Moms Blog

Articles from Healthy Moms and experts in the fields of health, fitness and sustainable living.

How To Support Someone Dealing With Perinatal Loss

How To Support Someone Dealing With Perinatal Loss

October 15th was Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day. One in five pregnancies end in miscarriage, and six infants in 1000 is stillborn. I wanted to write for those who have experienced a perinatal loss or know someone who has. Whether you have other children or had a subsequent successful pregnancy, the sense of loss does not go away – you cannot get past it, only through it.

Continue reading

In a Heartbeat

In a Heartbeat

The news about the baby not having a heartbeat at the ultrasound clinic wasn't a surprise. I had known something was wrong for a few weeks in my core.

Continue reading