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A miscarriage is the loss of a baby, usually during the first three months or "first trimester" of pregnancy.

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Experiences of miscarriage

Many parents we spoke to experienced miscarriage. Some had a single miscarriage, while others experienced two or more (multiple miscarriage).

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Miscarriage - Sands Australia

Sands Australia: Miscarriage, Stillbirth and Newborn Death

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Treatment of miscarriage

Unfortunately, nothing can prevent a miscarriage from happening once it has started. How it is treated will depend on the type of miscarriage.

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Pink Elephants - Causes of miscarriage

Causes of miscarriage: Miscarriages are devastating and there are a number of possible reasons that a miscarriage may occur.

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Types of miscarriage

There are several types of miscarriage – threatened, inevitable, complete, incomplete or missed.

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Fathers and miscarriage

A miscarriage can be a time of great sadness for the father as well as the mother.

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Signs of miscarriage

Find out what the signs of miscarriage are and advice on what you should do.

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Miscarriage: overview -

Miscarriage is a pregnancy that ends spontaneously before 20 weeks. Miscarriage is very common and usually occurs in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy.

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Miscarriage

A miscarriage is the unintended ending of a pregnancy

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