After miscarriage: grateful for support

A failed pregnancy. What a horrible term.

But that's the term I heard again and again in the emergency room when I had a miscarriage recently.

Failed pregnancy. Geez, you might as well sit in the corner with a dunce hat on while a doctor scolds your reproductive system.

"Bad uterus. You're a very naughty little uterus, aren't you?"

At least I'm luckier than a friend of mine whose doctor told her to go home and have a drink to celebrate not being pregnant after her miscarriage.

Then there's my cousin, who had a hospital nurse yell across the room, "Don't worry -- it was just a bad egg."

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