breaking the silence

I Know Loss – Supporting Those Suffering From Child Loss

My Journey Through Loss- Little LionHeart

Little Lion Heart

 Trigger Warning: Infant Loss A Note from the Editor: Last October 2016, Breastfeeding World supported families who experienced miscarriage, still birth, and Infant Loss. Our goal- to “Break the Silence” and stigma surrounding their grief during We are honored to feature mothers willing to commemorate their babies, gone too soon, by giving them a platform to share their experiences. So with that, […]

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A Therapist’s Experience- Losing My Daughter

Love and loss project;

A Therapist’s Experience of Losing a Daughter As a social work therapist, I have spent the past decade supporting people through trauma, tragedy and all forms of challenge and change. But in 2014, I experienced first hand what it takes to survive the unthinkable. My daughter Nora suddenly and unexpectedly passed away when she was […]

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PLIDA Statement: Lactation After Perinatal Loss

PLIDA statment- lactation after perinatal loss

PLIDA Recently Released a Positional Statement on Lactation after Perinatal Loss The Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance has released a statement on Lactation after Perinatal Loss. According the website, PLIDA is “An alliance of professional groups,, institutions, and individuals who provide care and support to families who experience perinatal loss.” Their goal is to be […]

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How I Coped with the Pain of StillBirth- Becca Houston’s Story

Coping with the pain of miscarraige- Becca Houston Breaks the Silence