Lucy Gadney spoke to us about how setting up a Facebook page in memory of her baby girl Penelope, who was stillborn, gave her a platform to process her grief.
Clinical Director of Tommy’s Preterm Surveillance Clinic Professor Andy Shennan says the clinic will continue to support families and babies born too soon this Christmas.
As we approach the end of 2016, Dr Alexander Heazell, Clinical Director of Tommy’s Stillbirth Research Centre, reflects on what has been achieved across the last twelve months.
Losing a baby at an early stage of pregnancy can make commemorating their loss difficult. Our midwife Sophie has some advice for any parents who want to honour the life of their little one.
'I know it’s silly, really: there is no actual difference between 23:59 on December 31 and 00:01 on January 1...'
Blogger Leigh from Headspace Perspective writes an insightful and touching piece about the challenges of letting go of a year in which you've lost a baby.
Al from The Dad Network talks to us about how recurrent miscarriage has made he and his wife stronger. They’re preparing to celebrate this Christmas as a family and focus on being grateful for what they have.
'Christmas is a time of cheer, of celebration and happiness. But what if your heart doesn't match this ideal?'
Blogger Michelle who writes at Dear Orla, writes about pregnancy after loss this festive season.
‘You feel so isolated when you lose a baby because people just don’t know what to say and really there is nothing they can say. A gift like this is actually all it takes.’ Susan Jackson.
‘Our daughter has never forgotten the Tommy’s Tape and is really keen to have this for her daughter in turn!’
Tommy’s midwife Sophie has given some advice for those facing this Christmas without their much loved baby.