Sands - Giving birth to your baby

Waiting to give birth to a baby who has died is a traumatic and unexpected experience, and we hope that the information provided here helps you in making difficult decisions. This chapter includes the following sections: 

  • When your baby died
  • How will your baby be born?
  • How people refer to your baby
  • When will your baby be born?
  • Getting ready for labour
  • If your labour is induced
  • Where will your baby be born?
  • Going home before labour starts
  • What to take into hospital
  • What to expect during labour
  • Having a caesarean section
  • What to expect when your baby is born