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Episode 69: Moving Forward After Stillbirth with Dorie

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Episode 69: Moving Forward After Stillbirth with Dorie

CONTENT WARNING: Today’s episode is about one family’s experience with stillbirth.  Please be compassionate and gentle with yourself as you listen and take breaks if you need them. 

This episode is brought to you by Earth Mama Organics, a company making effective and safe herbal care for the whole journey of motherhood: pregnancy, postpartum, breastfeeding, baby care, or even the loss of a baby. Because motherhood is a wild ride—and we’re all in this together.

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Time Stamps:

1:34 – Content Warning: Today we are talking about stillbirth

1:46 – Introduction to our guest, Dorie Jones, and what we will be talking with her about today.

4:22 – Dorie shares about her healthy pregnancy with Atlas.

8:16 – Dorie shares her birth story.

25:17 – What happened following Atlas’ birth.

37:35 – Dorie’s follow up with her doctor.

40:48 – The importance of sharing these stories to feel less alone.

45:10 – What was helpful in those early days, weeks, months to live with this outcome?

59:20 – How did you get up every day to parent your other child in this grief?

1:04:19 – What is life like now, almost 1 year later?

1:09:32 – Dorie shares with us how far along she is in her current pregnancy and what it’s felt like for her.

1:18:06 – What is big sis saying about this baby?

1:25:15 – Last piece of advice from Dorie

1:30:18 – On the next episode of TBAB…