Grief and Loss

Marriage Survival After The Loss Of A Baby

by Carol Ruth Blackman


Losing a child affects parents in many ways. Survival skills are needed to keep your marriage strong after losing your baby. We'll look first at the differences between husbands and wives, then discuss some of the dangers to be aware of and include suggestions for successfully surviving the natural differences between a husband's and wife's grief and the dangers which arise after loss.

Fear - Trying Again

Once you realize that getting pregnant and having babies isn't going to "come naturally" to you, fear can start creeping up your spine like a million spiders. Fear of failure, fear of a have to be willing to risk it all, dive in headfirst and pray that in the end you will have a little bundle of joy to love and raise.