When a child dies, fathers grieve. Culturally, men grieve in different ways, often because of how they are taught -- or not taught -- to show grief and sadness. Because of the perceived need to "stay strong" and hide emotions, it's imperative that dads actively seek ways to process and deal with
The loss of a child has profound and long-lasting effects on a parent and within the family. Whether a parent experiences loss through miscarriage at anytime during pregnancy, stillbirth, infant death, or older child death, the impacts, grief, and difficulties people experience are similar in intens
October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, along with SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome) awareness, and Pregnancy After a Loss Awareness. Losing a child -- no matter what the cause -- is devastating. Families whose babies are stillborn, who miscarry, or who lose an infant face unique cha
Trigger Warning: The following post describes infant loss, which may be triggering for some parents and families.
By Heather Moore
Pregnancy loss is real and it happens more often than people realize or talk about. This is something I’ve had to learn the hard way. You see, I lost a baby. Not just
October 15 is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Families who experience the loss of a child need special resources and support. Following is a list of resources for parents who are expecting or have experienced a loss.