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Fertility Fest 2019

18th April 2019

Fertility Fest is an arts festival dedicated to ‘fertility and infertility, the science of making babies and modern families’, running from 23 April – 12 May at the Barbican in London. We particularly want to highlight the session on miscarriage, taking place on Monday 29 April from 7-9pm, and produced in association with our charity. […]

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The TABLET trial: results

5th April 2019

The results of the TABLET trial have just been published in the online edition of the New England Journal of Medicine. Sadly, they show that the use of Levothyroxine did not reduce the risk of miscarriage in women who have thyroid antibodies but who are ‘euthyroid’ – that is, their thyroid hormones are in the […]

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Fertility Forum – March 2019

20th March 2019

The Miscarriage Association is looking forward to being part of the Fertility Forum on Saturday 30th  March 2019 in London. The event, run by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, brings together the public and professionals for a full day of evidence-based information for those affected by fertility problems. The day will be packed […]

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‘Fleabag’ has prompted some important conversations, but more awareness is still needed

14th March 2019

Following an episode of BBC’s ‘Fleabag’, the Miscarriage Association has been asked by the media to comment on its portrayal of pregnancy loss. In the first episode of series two of the show, Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s character, Fleabag, witnesses someone close to her have a miscarriage in a restaurant toilet. The show has prompted some important […]

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Sharing stories of pregnancy loss

29th January 2019

Everyone’s experience of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy or molar pregnancy is unique to them.  But sometimes reading someone else’s story can strike a chord and help you feel less alone.  Here are just five of the stories shared on our website.   Amy started to miscarry the night before her 12 week scan. She writes about […]

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