It's something that affects one in every four pregnancies but is so rarely spoken about.
In the third of our special reports we examine why miscarriage is such a taboo subject and what help is out there for those going through the heartache.
Mel Barham reports.
1 in 7 couples will struggle to conceive. At the Hewitt centre in Liverpool, they're leading the way, with the high IVF pregnancy rates.
One in 4 women will lose a baby, while one in 5 pregnancies will end in miscarriage - yet it remains a taboo subject. Mel Barham reports