#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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    • Abbe's story

      I’d kept an eye on the research being done by Tommy’s ever since a wonderful sonographer at my local hospital had mentioned the work of Professor Siobhan Quenby.

    • Story of Miscourage

      If only I had known

      I now wish that I had preserved as much of him, of our time with him as a baby. Because I feel I may not experience that ever again.

    • Story of Miscourage

      My lost love

      I never wanted anything more then I wanted my baby.

    • Story of Miscourage

      I felt like a big zero walking. A hole in the middle.

      In a jerky move of self-disgust, I jabbed out four tablets from the silver blister pack.

    • Story of Miscourage

      I’m faulty

      My world had fallen apart, my beautiful baby gone and for what reason?

    • Yvonne Jackson

      Chasing Rainbows

      Terrified we decided to “go for it”, as the weeks passed by the fear became less and the excitement more.

    • Story of Miscourage

      There’s a Heartbeat...

      The morning of the scan I lay on the bed staring at the ceiling not daring to look at the screen.

    • Story of Miscourage

      Rainbow Wings

      I left the hospital with nothing by leaflets on what was to come next and days later our baby passed.

    • Story of Miscourage

      Bin the concealers

      I am not a failure, I am not a freak and I am not alone.

    • Story of Miscourage

      Determination

      Everyone means well and tells us we have to keep trying but I think that’s a very easy thing to say especially when you haven’t been through what we have.

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