The loss of a baby, during pregnancy or after birth, is a very difficult experience for a mother, parent, and family. Loss of an important and loved piece of ones life is incredibly stressful physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually.
Every person deals with grief and loss differently and this is normal. It is important to acknowledge your complex feelings and emotions, take time and share this healing journey with others in order to come to terms with or manage your hurt.
There are supports and resources available to parents and families working through the grief associated with losing a baby. Contact your local health unit office
to find out more abour services available in your community.