Death of a Dream- Processing Miscarriage

Death of a Dream- Processing Miscarriage

"At least you can get pregnant."   "At least it was early."

 "At least you're young and have plenty of time to try again." 

Though these types of comments are usually well meaning, they can be very hurtful to someone who has felt the devastation of losing a pregnancy, a baby, a dream of a growing family.  It can feel as though others don't understand the depth of your loss, or don't believe you are entitled to the grief you feel.   There is no right way to feel after a pregnancy loss, but there is no question that it is felt as a significant loss to many, and processing the experience emotionally is important.

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