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In the UK, 17 babies a day are stillborn or die in the first 4 weeks of life.

Here in N. Ireland, 4 babies a week are stillborn or die in the first 4 weeks of life.

This website is dedicated by Aureli to his daugther
Carla
born 22 July 2006

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Working to support bereaved families

Sands is working to support bereaved parents and families, and to press for improvements in care during pregnancy and when a baby has died.

“He was beautiful; perfect in every way, except he never took his first breath, and we never heard him cry.”

 

 

Why 17?Every day in the UK, 17 babies are stillborn or die shortly after birth, WHY17?