Miscarriage

Miscarriage is a concern for many pregnant women. Here you'll learn about the factors that can contribute to a miscarriage. Plus resources to help you cope with your loss, and how soon after having a miscarriage can you try to get pregnant again.

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People Are Calling for the Term 'Pregnancy Loss' to Be Used Instead of 'Miscarriage,' Here's Why

Following Chrissy Teigen's public announcement of her pregnancy loss, people on social media are calling for a change in how we talk about the topic.

After Suffering a Pregnancy Loss Like Chrissy Teigen, I Felt Like I Had to Start a Whole New Life

Three years ago, I had a miscarriage. After months of not feeling better, I moved to a new state hoping it would help. I learned there's no right or way wrong to cope with such a heavy loss.

Famous Moms and Dads Speak Out About Miscarriage and Their Quotes Are Inspiring

If you're grieving the loss of a pregnancy, it can help to know you're not alone. These celebrities have all bravely commented on their own pregnancy losses, and their quotes about miscarriage are worth sharing with all mothers.

What Causes Miscarriage to Happen?

There are countless reasons for miscarriage, and many of them are beyond your control. Get insight into what causes miscarriage and learn who’s at risk for pregnancy loss.

Here’s What Does—and Doesn't—Cause Miscarriage

Can stress cause a miscarriage? What about sex, exercise, or certain foods? We spoke with experts to break down common myths about the causes of pregnancy loss. 

More Miscarriage

How Virtual Support Groups Helped Me Through an Isolating Miscarriage

I experienced a miscarriage during the COVID-19 pandemic. No loss is ever easy, but I've never felt as isolated as I did when I miscarried while social distancing from friends and family. Despite everything, I found solace through virtual connections.

The Hidden Heartbreak of Having a Miscarriage after Healthy Pregnancies

Suffering a miscarriage after already having three kids came as a shock and I had a difficult time moving forward. But after finding a support group, I realized I wasn't alone in any of my feelings.

How to Plan a Stillborn Baby Funeral

After you deliver a stillborn baby, hospitals and spiritual leaders can guide you through arrangements. Learn about the ways you can say goodbye to your little one.