A friendâ€™s blog so aptly states Sometimes Itâ€™s Hard to Get Pregnant. â€œItâ€™s hard to get pregnant. Itâ€™s hard to stay pregnant. And itâ€™s hard to continue the journey.â€
In college I was polka dotted. I visited approximately 732 dermatologists to figure out what was wrong with me. Finally, a doctor shared it wasnâ€™t just an epidemiological stylistic body modification choice (although I do still bear the scars). It was an endocrine, autoimmune disorder. My body was attacking itself.
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Today is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Day.
This is a day to take a moment to reflect on the little ones watching down over us â€“ the dedicated guardian angels tasked with keeping our muppets safe.
Losing a child is not fair. And itâ€™s not easy, no matter when it occurs. No clichÃ©s or well-meaning comments from others can simply make it all better.
So today is a day to sit back and remember. May all the little unknown angels out there know how loved they are â€“ even though we never had the chance to meet you.
For more information, check out materials available from the March of Dimes.