In this video, parents of stillborn babies talk about their loss and how they grieved. A maternal and child health nurse and counsellor says people grieve at their own pace, and there isn’t always closure to grief. Stillbirth and grief often put a strain on relationships. It’s important to be prepared for this, and to share feelings with your partner.

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