Miscarriage & Loss


GW: Laura Jackel portrait for a memoir she has written about suffering a miscarriage.  Pic Danielle Smith Wednesday 17th ...

What a miscarriage feels like

To suffer a miscarriage is an emotional and physical journey for any woman. There's the loss of hopes and dreams for that little person, the regret and guilt - but also the very real physical pain, too.

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Pregnancy after miscarriage

Women preparing for pregnancy after miscarriage can experience a wide range of emotions including grief, guilt and anxiety.

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STIs linked to higher risk of stillbirth

Women infected with chlamydia or gonorrhoea are more likely to have a stillbirth or unplanned premature birth, even if the infection occurred years earlier, a new study shows.

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Loving care ... We cannot always cure babies with serious illnesses, but we can always care for them.

Why we need palliative care for babies

In Australia, there are around 1200 infants who die every year before their first birthday. So why are there no palliative care services available to these babies or support for their families?

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