If a loved one has experienced a miscarriage, your empathy and acknowledgement of their pregnancy loss can be of enormous value. It can be hard to know what to do or say at the time. When checking in with how your loved ones feel and whether they need support, your choice of words and the help you offer matters.
“And no one knew I was pregnant at that stage, and my boss was there. And I grabbed her hand because I knew that she’d had a few miscarriages before, and she was a good support to me.”