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Pregnancy loss

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Pregnancy loss

Any pregnancy loss in the first 20 weeks of pregnancy is known as a miscarriage.

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Experiencing a pregnancy loss

Losing a baby at any stage of pregnancy can be devastating. Remember, pregnancy loss is more common than you probably think – and it’s not your fault. This article aims to help you deal with the many emotions you will be feeling.

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Better support and information for stillbirth and pregnancy loss

Safer Baby Bundle is an education and awareness program for parents and health professionals and hopes to reduce the rates of stillbirth in Australia.

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Helping you understand the complex range of emotions you may experience during fertility treatment or after miscarriage or early pregnancy loss

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Miscarriage: a guide for men | Raising Children Network

This Dads Guide to Pregnancy covers miscarriage, the grief men might experience after miscarriage, and how to support partners after pregnancy loss.

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Loss and grief

Loss and grief is a normal aspect of pregnancy yet it is not often talked about. Holding a sense of loss and grief alongside joy can feel confusing.

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Pregnancy and loss - NT.GOV.AU

Bereavement support organisations.

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Miscarriage Support - Pregnancy After Loss

Pregnancy after loss can be fraught with many conflicting emotions. We have put together a list of coping techniques that you may find helpful.

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Pregnancy and infant loss - Health professionals and community - Maternal, child and family health

A brochure for health professionals and community with resources and information on supporting parents in their grief and loss following a pregnancy or infant loss.

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Losing weight after birth safely

Tips for losing weight after birth, including how to enjoy a healthy lifestyle, setting realistic goals, breastfeeding and weight loss and when to seek help.

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