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5 Ways to Care for a Friend Experiencing Pregnancy Loss

Those two pink lines were just a distant memory. I found out I was expecting the same day I lost her. I didn’t know I was pregnant before I started miscarrying. I thought after the first trimester everything would be okay, but we lost him at 20 weeks. Pain you wouldn’t wish on anyone –

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The Truth About Pregnancy Loss

The day I found out I was expecting twins was the same day I found out they had both died. Later that same year, pregnant again and nervous, the doctor said the words every mother fears: “There’s no heartbeat.” When the doctor left the room, my husband put his arms around me and I buried

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Grief is a Gift: The Pain of Pregnancy Loss

I feigned interest in a bag of frozen broccoli so no one would see me cry.  I studied the list of ingredients (spoiler: it’s just broccoli) until my icy fingers numbed and my vision blurred. I knew I couldn’t stand there forever. Surely other shoppers would take notice of the unstable woman emotionally invested in

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