Baby Loss Awareness Week 2016

Losing a baby at any stage of pregnancy can be a devastating experience. Baby Loss Awareness Week occurs every year to recognise the parents who have endured this heartbreak and honour the little ones they have lost.

Too often the subject of baby loss is avoided or kept quiet due to the taboos that still exists around miscarriage, stillbirth and neonatal death. We approached seven bloggers to help us break this silence and share their stories across each of the seven days of Baby Loss Awareness Week.

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Information and support on stillbirth

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    Pregnancy after stillbirth

    Jennifer’s son was stillborn at 36 weeks. Like most mums who’ve lost a baby, she was overwhelmed with anxieties in her next pregnancy. We look at ways to help you get through what can be a difficult nine months.

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    Information and support on stillbirth

    A stillbirth is the death of a baby after 24 weeks of pregnancy but before birth.

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    Stillbirth symptoms and risks

    Many women who suffer a stillbirth don't notice any changes and there is nothing that can be done to save their baby. However, there are some things that you should look for during your pregnancy.

Information and support on miscarriage

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