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Still A Part of Us: A podcast about pregnancy loss, stillbirth, and infant loss

Aug 29, 2021

This is the stillbirth story of George Robert, told by his mom Miranda. Originally from Canada, Miranda and her husband Graham have been living in London for work, and they made the decision to start trying to have a baby. She talks about her pregnancy and "going to" appointments (telemedicine) and how George was progressing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

After feeling no movement from George one morning around 39 weeks, Miranda headed to the hospital to be checked. They couldn't find a heartbeat, and Miranda gave birth to George the following day. She and Graham did not want to see George after he was born, and with some encouragement from their bereavement midwife, they both did see him and spent time with him. This is George's story.

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Or if you want to purchase an "Always a Part of Us" Legacy Gift for $20, you'll be providing to one of these families that shares their story, full transcriptions, mp3s, and mp4s of the recordings of their baby's birth story and advice episodes for their family history records. You will also get a shout-out on an upcoming episode. Thank you!

Time Stamps:
00:00 George Robert
02:21 Introduction of Miranda and Graham
09:01 Pregnancy
19:10 Something is wrong and going to the hospital
30:09 Birth
36:26 After birth
41:17 Leaving the hospital
45:50 Funeral
55:04 Autopsy

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Music: "Flickering Flame" by Josh Woodward. Free download:​​.

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