Your stillbirth stories Stories from Tommy’s supporters who have suffered stillbirth. Breadcrumb Home Baby loss support Baby loss stories Your stillbirth stories Share on Share via Facebook Share via Twitter Share via WhatsApp Share via Email Print Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy Beth Braine is sharing her story to raise awareness of a rare pregnancy complication: Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy. Acute Fatty Liver of Pregnancy Stillbirth statistics 1 in every 250 pregnancies ends in a stillbirth in the UK. That's 8 babies every day. Find out more stillbirth statistics. Stillbirth statistics I mourned the fact that I had never seen my son take a breath or cry Many of you will know Michelle, the babyballet franchisee for Bolton. Tragically, Michelle’s first baby Jakob was stillborn. Here’s their story. I mourned the fact that I had never seen my son take a breath or cry Grieving in isolation: “I write my daughter’s name in the steam from my shower each morning” Caroline’s daughter, Hope, was stillborn in February 2020. In this blog, Caroline reflects on her grieving journey during a time of social isolation. Grieving in isolation: “I write my daughter’s name in the steam from my shower each morning” What is a stillbirth? A stillbirth is the death of a baby after 24 weeks of pregnancy but before or during birth. We are here to support families through this very difficult time. What is a stillbirth? London ride in honour of James After baby James was stillborn at 35 weeks, Laura and her husband have decided to organise a bike ride through London to raise vital funds for Tommy's. London ride in honour of James Walking in memory of Florence Grace - ‘Born our angel’ Our lives will forever have a missing piece and we will carry Florence within our hearts forever. Here is the story of Florence. Walking in memory of Florence Grace - ‘Born our angel’ Interview with Professor Alex Heazell Professor Alex Heazell is the Clinical Director of the Tommy's stillbirth research centre in St Mary's Hospital, Manchester. Interview with Professor Alex Heazell Arlo's story 'Arlo is truly loved and missed by all his family.' In this video, Connie shares her experience of losing her son, and the support she received from Tommy's. Arlo's story I remember begging them for a c-section Sarah's son Tristan was stillborn at 38 weeks after symptoms related to lupus anticoagulant disorder affected the placenta. I remember begging them for a c-section There was nothing but emptiness inside me and around me I pray every day that no one goes through what I did. And I beg all new parents to be seen and push if you feel somethings wrong. I miss my son every day. There was nothing but emptiness inside me and around me Healing through giving Education and family support specialist, Margaret, shares her experiences of baby loss, milk donation, and why mothers should be given all the options. Healing through giving Read more stories Image #MisCOURAGE stories Read more about ' #MisCOURAGE stories '