Unfortunately, many women have a miscarriage at one time or another. The emotional upheaval of recurring miscarriage is very real and affects everyone in the family.
After a miscarriage or stillbirth, the body grieves. There is the emotional and spiritual pain of the loss of living in a no-longer pregnant body. Depending on the length of the pregnancy the reflection in the mirror may appear suspended between being pregnant and not being pregnant.
Honoring the memory of a lost baby is especially hard. Here are some ways to honor the memory of their little one on their annual anniversary.
Miscarriage is a heart-wrenching reality. One in four pregnancies will end in a miscarriage before 20 weeks, with most happening within the first 13 weeks. Sometimes understanding why miscarriage happens can help to prevent other future losses.