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Duchess of Sussex opens up about miscarriage in New York Times article – Sydney Morning Herald

The intimate details shared in the article are at odds with the usual code of silence kept by senior royals.

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“Losing a child means carrying an almost unbearable grief, experienced by many but talked about by few,” she wrote.
“In the pain of our loss, my husband and I discovered that in a room of 100 women, 10 to 20 of them will have suffered from miscarriage. Yet despite the staggering commonality of this pain, the conversation remains taboo, riddled with (unwarranted) shame, and perpetuating a cycle of solitary mourning.”
The couple on their wedding day.
About one in five women may experience a miscarriage…

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