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I Had a Miscarriage

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    I have learned to except

    that maybe children aren't written for everyone.
    West72 West72 22-25, F May 11

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    Spill time..sorry.. The last few days have

    sucked for a few different reasons but one of them being with this shower today for my sis I had to help throw it and it just brought up so many emotions and anger and thoughts of what if.. I was supposed to be having a shower ..(there were like 9 of us that got pregnant around...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 26

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    I've only ever told two (non-doctor) people.

    I was way too young. The father was the most horrible, terrifying, destructive man I've ever met. I was only a couple of weeks along. I'd probably make a **** mum anyway. But it was still my baby, you know, and sometimes it still bothers me.
    KittyCunt KittyCunt 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 31

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    I was only 5 and a half weeks pregnant

    for the first time, so it's considered very very early. It happened after I found out about a large fibroid that I am scheduled to have surgically removed Because the surgery is coming up I told my parents and parents-in-law about the miscarriage. They were shocked and I feel...
    may2115 may2115 26-30, F 2 Responses May 18

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    I Had A Miscarriage.

    it was very unexpected. we weren't planning on having a child. i got pregnant though. and not long after i had a miscarriage. at first i was speechless. i didn't know what to do. as the day went on it sunk in and i just felt horrible and worthless. though it wasn't planned it...
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F 9 Responses Oct 29, 2013

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    It was Easter Sunday nine years ago

    that I bled. I miscarried my first child. It was hard because I was already emotionally attached, and yet from the beginning of the pregnancy I knew intuitively that something was wrong. My mother said that I had caused the miscarriage by worrying too much! Nonsense. I just knew...
    JoannaBe JoannaBe 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 16, 2014

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    7 miscarriages later,

    and still nothing. hate my body.
    threesomechic threesomechic 18-21, F 3 Responses May 18

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    It's been a little over 2 weeks,

    I'm still home trying to pick up the pieces that got so broken with this whole ordeal. My husband and I are fighting everyday he is starting to resent me for not going back to work right away everything is a fight or am argument I just feel so lonely and vulnerable I think this...
    Triztemuneca87 Triztemuneca87 26-30, F 7 Responses Apr 8

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    I Miscarried...

    A few weeks ago... At the beginning of the month I had found out I was pregnant. I was very happy, but I was only a few weeks along and didn't want to start telling everyone until we were at a good state within the pregnancy... and for good reason... only two days into knowing...
    deleted deleted 26-30 13 Responses Aug 30, 2011

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    My very first pregnancy was good.

    There were no problems and I ended up with the most perfect little girl in the world. So naturally I was excited to be pregnant again and hoped for a boy. When I began to spot at 14 weeks I wasn't all that worried but went to get checked anyway. They couldn't find a heartbeat...
    Krystit171 Krystit171 18-21, F Apr 4

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    today is one of those days no matter how much I

    run, keep busy or study I can't stop thinking I would have been pregnant. my friends are all healthy and pregnant and I am alone with no family and a deployed husband. I have no friends really. .....it's all to much:/
    zoeyB zoeyB 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I would never wish an unhealthy pregnancy on

    anyone, not even my worst enemy. There's no greater pain than feeling a life inside of you and then having it ripped away from you too soon. But it drives me insane to see all the things the woman around me that are pregnant are doing. Smoking, hanging out in bars and still...
    kay5262 kay5262 18-21, F Mar 16

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    it was my second pregnancy

    and it was summer of my first college semester. Was not very far along, but was still sad for awhile. i think i just shut it out. my doc let me try naturally to "pass" everything and was bleeding for a week. they actually gave me a bottle of formaldehyde to "save a specimen...
    DiaLeigh DiaLeigh 26-30, F 5 Responses May 13

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    I picked up my baby's urn yesterday.

    It's a small teddy bear with. Heart shaped urn inside. I don't want to do anything today. I woke up and I am breathing and my baby should not be in an urn he should be inside of me I feel like a failure. I want to give up but everyone tells me I have to be strong for the two...
    Triztemuneca87 Triztemuneca87 26-30, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    I had a miscarriage about 2 weeks ago I was 6

    weeks pregnant I was sooo excited and now I'm just sad and depressed and nuthing seems to help. I mean if I keep busy during the day I can usually ignore it but at night I have terrible nightmares. I don't wanna leave my house anymore I don't wanna go to church, I don't wanna go...
    AiymaSnikies AiymaSnikies 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 24

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    fml my husband leaves me days

    after my miscarriage I was hoping he state would help me with the hospital bill but no I don't fall into the range of people to help. and my ex don't want nothing to do with me I guess the mistress don't allow him to. so 8000 in hospital bill for the miscarriage and having been...
    SMcCL SMcCL 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    the feeling of emptiness never goes away.

    .. it may not always be in the forefront but it never fades...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 3

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    Miscarriages Happen To Teens Too

    I was three months along, almost four when it happened. I was in bed asleep with a felt this painful cramp on my side. I knew right then what was happening. I went to the bedroom and saw that I was bleeding. At the ER the nurses were all very nice and friendly but the doctor...
    NorthWind NorthWind 26-30, F 26 Responses Dec 18, 2006

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    I Watched His Heart Stop.

    I was 15 years old and i was living in Califonia at the time, And i was living with a sibling and their spouse in a tiny little shoe box of a house that was two bedrooms. so 3 people 3 dogs and a cat...and a baby no one knew about. I had gotten pregnant by my boyfriend at the...
    SystemK SystemK 22-25, F 4 Responses Sep 9, 2012

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    Grieving

    I don't want to talk to people I know about it. I don't want to share my misery with people, even online. But this grief is building inside me, and I fear its release. Everywhere I look, there are children or things pertaining to children. Its been 8 days since my miscarriage...
    nepenthe333 nepenthe333 22-25, F 3 Responses May 24, 2013

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    https://youtu.be/jcH4hL0LVn8 Yo te esperaba y

    veia mi cuerpo crecer mientras buscaba el nombre que te dí en el espejo fue la luna llena y de perfil contigo dentro , jamás fui tan feliz. Moria por sentir tus piernecitas frágiles pateando la obscuridad de mi vientre maduro. Soñar no cuesta no y con los ojos h...
    Triztemuneca87 Triztemuneca87 26-30, F Apr 17

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    Father's Loss

    When people talk about having a miscarriage, they assume how painful it is for the mother. It is without a doubt extremely painful for her but I think people forget that the joy that was once there was a double joy.  It was a shared joy and when a woman suffers a miscarriage so...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords 56-60, M 2 Responses Jul 7, 2013

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    I lost my baby this weekend.

    I am completely devastated. My heart broke into a million pieces. Everything was going great. My husband and I were so excited about having our second child. Then, without warning, I started bleeding. At first it was a little bit. I held out hope that it was going to be "ok...
    leggypeggy leggypeggy 26-30, F 2 Responses Feb 3, 2014

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    Teen Miscarriage - Grieving Decades

    Later There are so few articles that deal with the grieving process decades later. Even fewer for miscarriage, and non existent for teen miscarriage. Our society frowns upon teen pregnancy. Sadly, teen moms and their children are stigmatized. Hence, a teenager who has...
    imselby imselby 46-50, F 4 Responses Jul 16, 2014

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    Tuesday was my first ultrasound.

    I was 11 weeks pregnant. I was nervous and excited to see my little love on top on the monitor. I knew immediately there was something wrong because the technician was pressing very hard on my stomach to find the baby. Once she found it .. my heart dropped. The baby was soooooo...
    riptomysweetangel115 riptomysweetangel115 22-25, F 10 Responses May 8

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    To the mommies of miscarried babies,

    Happy Mother's Day. I am a mommy of a miscarried baby after multiple injuries from the men who attacked me were too much for my body to house that precious baby. We may be intentionally discarded emotionally by society as the days go by, especially during this time of the year...
    neverendingfairytale2 neverendingfairytale2 36-40, F 2 Responses May 9

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    thinking of all of you today.

    ... due date is less then a month away... sister is pregnant as well... she was complaining about how hard it is making a human and blah blah blah... she called her baby a tumor... a ******* tumor... I was so pissed... I had to walk away before i said something or slapped her...I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses May 10

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    I have only been pregnant twice

    and both pregnancies have ended in miscarriages. It has been over a year since the last one. Nobody can prepare you for the heartache you feel when you miscarry. Nobody can ever come up with the right words or actions to take away the pain. Nobody has been able to tell me...
    jilray jilray 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 31

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    Hello everyone :) Here is my story of loss

    and heartbreak. I was 18 years old and I was with a sweet boy (he WAS sweet at one point). One day, I felt very strange and I took a pregnancy test. It was quite exciting and scary to see two pink lines! I was pregnant! I had told my ex girlfriend about the pregnancy, along...
    MamaBreaABDL MamaBreaABDL 18-21, F Jan 26

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    why on gods green earth would ANYONE think it's

    OK to call ones baby a TUMOR?.... let alone say it in front of your sister that has been struggling with infertility and miscarriage for 3+ years?... you can go walk off a cliff you don't deserve a baby... sorry rant over..
    mrsskayl mrsskayl 26-30, F 2 Responses May 17

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    I just lost another pregnancy,

    my male partner is sad for me but as he said as a man he can never truly understand what I'm going threw. I feel like a failure even though he says I'm not in the last year i have lost 3 pregnancies...theres got to be something wrong with me. he tried to be supportive but i...
    SystemK SystemK 22-25, F 1 Response Apr 29

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    Losing My Peanut At 17 Weeks

    My name is McKenzie and I am 17 years old and a senior I'm highschool. In July, I was at a graduation party and I had been drinking and I got pregnant. It was unexpected because I thought I was unable to conceive because I have polycystic ovarian syndrome. I found out I was...
    mamamack mamamack 18-21, F 20 Responses Nov 7, 2013

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    After 8 wonderful years of marriage my husband

    and I were so excited to share our news that we were expecting. This was our first pregnancy. We found out at 8 weeks that the baby no longer had a heartbeat. I was so heartbroken. I am so ready to be a mommy and I know my husband will be a wonderful father. When the doctor...
    80buttercup 80buttercup 31-35, F 9 Responses Apr 9, 2014

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    I'm pretty petite so

    when I was pregnant I had a little pooch but still looked thin. My family had to remind my little brother that he couldn't squeeze me tight on the belly when he hugged me cause their was a baby inside. After my miscarriage I fell apart but I held every tear in front of my little...
    LUzunov LUzunov 18-21, F 1 Response May 9

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    The real reason I came here was to vent about

    this and that's what I'm doing. It's a lot to read but it's life. I've been with my husband for 7 years since I was 20years old. Because of work we made the decision to move a few hours away from our families and friends. My husband and I tried to get pregnant for many years...
    whatsmystory whatsmystory 26-30, F 5 Responses Apr 16

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    A Chapter Ended Before It Began...

    I want to start by saying, I am not a woman. I can't know how a woman feels when she loses a child, nor do I claim to compare my pain to it. This is a story, from my point of view, from watching what she went through and having to carry on and help hold her up as well. In 2009...
    deleted deleted 26-30 7 Responses Mar 10, 2013

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    I had an ultrasound at 8 weeks.

    Everything was fine, saw the heartbeat and everything. A week later, the heart stopped and it stopped growing. My body still thought it was pregnant. At 12 weeks and 2 days, I started bleeding. I had lost the baby, but didn't know it. After a horrendous trip of the hospital and...
    mGeSLO mGeSLO 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 16, 2014

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    Born Into The Father's Arms.

    The past several years have just been an up and down roller coaster for me, I can't seem to find a calm point in my life. I had a miscarriage when I was 26, my fiance, who is now my husband was in the army at the time so I rarely got to see him during those times. The pregnancy...
    deleted deleted 26-30 29 Responses Jun 28, 2011

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    I had a miscarriage a week ago.

    It was my first pregnancy and I just feel empty. I've never drank, smoked or done drugs and I made sure my body was in good condition for the day that I have kids. I have been with the daddy for about 5 months. I was 6 weeks pregnant. I only knew for a few days but I instantly...
    arsinoe arsinoe 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 13, 2014

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    I'm 15 I had a "missed miscarriage" 2 weeks ago

    and I'm feeling alone and I can't come to understand how to say goodbye to someone I never got to say hello two ???????????? everybody thinks its okay because I'm only young and I have my whole life ahead of me just can't cope anymore????????
    meghantownsend1999 meghantownsend1999 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 27

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    My First Pregnancy...

    I was so excited to finally be pregnant. I even had reason to believe I couldn't get pregnant, but it finally happened, and I couldn't believe it. But now here I am, sharing my experience in "I had a miscarriage." I'd rather start with what I remember and cherish the most. I...
    benzqueen19 benzqueen19 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 11, 2013

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    Better late than never.

    Happy Mother's Day to all the angel mommies.
    TheLittleMrs TheLittleMrs 36-40, F 1 Response May 11

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    I lost my baby :( I'm

    so depressed idk what to say..,
    hayhaytaytay hayhaytaytay 13-15, F 15 Responses Dec 6, 2014

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    I have had 8 miscarriages including 1 of twins

    I feel like a failure as a woman
    DeviAideen DeviAideen 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 24

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    My ex and I broke up July 2014.

    Since then, we have been talking on and off very consistently. We've both have tried to move on and we always just end up missing eachother. I found out I was pregnant in late December of 2014, i had gotten pregnant in October 2014. I was 15 weeks. I scheduled an abortion, but...
    mckenziemae mckenziemae 18-21, F 1 Response May 10

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    Today

    I have not had a miscarriage. I joined this group because today my sister had a miscarriage. She is completely devastated. I want to support her but I have not experienced this and although I can sympathize and try to understand I do not know what she is going through. I would...
    fireflyaway fireflyaway 26-30, F 9 Responses Apr 7, 2011

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