Miscarriage is a possible outcome of every pregnancy, but it’s not something we as a society are comfortable talking about.
Author Jessica Rudd, 31, miscarried two weeks after she discovered, to her joy, that she was pregnant with her second child.
Jessica Rudd. Image: supplied.
The daughter of former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was devastated and filled with the same guilt and anxiety that every woman feels when she miscarries.
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"Is it because of that New Year’s champagne I had before I found out I was pregnant? Is it because I walked the dog on a hot day? Is it because I lifted my toddler out of the car? Or when I bumped into the kitchen bench?" Rudd wrote in the Australian Women's Weekly of her thought process after losing the baby.