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Get sensitive advice about miscarriage, complications and miscarriage symptoms and what to look out for.

Why do miscarriages happen?

Most miscarriages happen due to chromosomal abnormalities in the fertilised egg. If the egg or sperm has the wrong number of chromosomes, the fertilised egg is unable to develop properly and this resu…

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Can stress cause miscarriage?

There is very little evidence to suggest that stress causes a miscarriage. Many mothers worry that depression or anxiety can affect their unborn baby. However, miscarriages are usually caused by chrom…

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The Miscarriage Association

The Miscarriage Association is a registered national charity, offering its services across the UK through:SupportThe Miscarriage Association's head office deals with over 20,000 letters, calls and e-m…

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Miscarriage - The Facts

The Fact Is.... A significant proportion of all pregnancies end in miscarriage, mostly before a woman is aware she is pregnant - AND - About 15% of all known pregnancies miscarry.The most common cause…

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