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Why Does Early Pregnancy Loss Occur?
Generally, a miscarriage occurs when a baby dies and the pregnancy ends. Miscarriage is generally defined as the loss of a baby prior to the twentieth week of gestation. When discussing a miscarriage ...
Early Pregnancy Loss: Medical Terms You May Hear
Anaesthetic: Medication used to make you unconscious and unable to feel the operation or be aware of what is happening. It is given to you by a needle in your vein.
When Your Baby is Stillborn or Dies Soon After Birth
“I waited so long for you and then in such a short time you were gone. Such a tiny life, such a huge impact.”
SUDI Sudden Unexpected Death in Infancy (SUDI) is the term used to refer to all cases of sudden and unexpected death in infancy and includes deaths from the Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) and f...