According to March of Dimes, between 10 and 15 percent of pregnancies end in miscarriage and the CDC notes that 24,000 babies are born stillborn every year in the US. After navigating this type of indescribable grief, the process of trying to conceive again can be especially arduous and emotional. For parents who do become pregnant again, the experience can feel bittersweet. The term “rainbow baby” has been used to symbolize the light after a storm, the joy of welcoming a baby after the pain of losing a pregnancy or a child.
Some celebrity moms have opened up about their rainbow baby journeys on social media in hopes of supporting parents who are struggling with infertility and loss. Scroll ahead to read their touching posts.
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