Understanding Miscarriage, Stillbirth & Infant Loss

Women who have just lost a baby are often very sensitive to the terminology used to describe their loss. For example, a women who has experienced a stillbirth may be hurt to have someone refer to her loss as a miscarriage, and vise versa. The following links do a great job of explaining the differences between Miscarriage, Stillbirth, and Infant Loss.

American Pregnancy Association
National Stillbirth Alliance
March of Dimes
First Candle
Pregnancy Loss

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