#misCOURAGE stories

Heartbreaking stories. Devastating stories. The miscarriage story needs to change. That’s why we’ve created Tommy’s Book of #misCOURAGE. With these stories we will help spread the word that miscarriage can no longer be ignored.

Heartbreaking stories. Devastating stories. The miscarriage story needs to change. That's why we've created Tommy's book of #misCOURAGE. Read this story now and help spread the word that miscarriage can no longer be ignored. Help us change the story to save babies' lives.

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  • Story of Miscourage

    My very special angel babies

    I didn't need ten days, I passed my baby the next day, I knew I was no longer pregnant, the second scan confirmed a blighted ovum, but to me that wasn't a blighted ovum, that was my baby.

  • Ectopic confusion

    Ectopic confusion

    On that Monday I remember saying to the nurse, "I'm worried it might be ectopic." Her reply was that it probably wasn't. And that was that.

  • Story of Miscourage

    I never knew there was such a thing as a missed miscarriage

    The best thing anyone said to us was that parenthood is a roller coaster, sometimes right from the start - I think it sums up our experience perfectly.

  • My 3 Angels In Heaven

    My 3 Angels In Heaven

    I have always been someone who believes in everything happens for a reason but when something happens THRICE I can only try to be positive.

  • Story of Miscourage

    Grieving what could have been

    I allowed myself to actually grow to start loving the tiny being growing inside me. It was the size of an apple seed at the end but it meant everything and more.

  • Story of Miscourage

    Drained after 5 losses

    I was near breaking with worry and all the emotions after contacting everyone I needed to and sitting an empty room waiting. Pondering. Worrying.

  • Miscourage story

    My Story

    Those 3 days seemed like forever. I just couldn’t comprehend that I was going to have to give birth to my son who had died.

  • Story of Miscourage

    How to remember a little girl who never breathed air and was never held?

    We were still on the mountain though, very shaken and battered but very much still on it. A wriggling baby waiting to hold at the top.

  • Story of Miscourage

    London Landmarks Half Marathon for Tommy's

    Tommy's supporters Tracy and Andy Cotton discuss why they are running the London Landmarks Half Marathon for Tommy’s in 2018

  • Story of Miscourage

    Early Loss still hurts

    We had taken a test at 4 weeks and we're so excited to become parents we told our friends and family right away. We talked about what life was going to be like, how we would decorate the nursery - we even bought a few small items of clothes and a teddy.

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