Almost half of women who suffer a miscarriage have to wait 24 hours for a scan to see if their baby is still alive, according to data from Mumsnet.
The parenting website said the slow response from healthcare staff showed a lack of "human kindness" and wants all political parties to address it in their 2015 manifesto.
The survey of 1,065 women who had miscarried found 46% of them had to wait over 24 hours for a scan to determine if their baby was still alive, with 18% waiting longer than three days.
It found 47% of the women were treated alongside women with ongoing pregnancies, and 58% of women wanted counselling, but only 12% were offered it.
More top news
Energy companies are under fire this lunchtime after official figures indicate they are increasing their pre-tax profit margins.
The Deputy Prime Minister said disabled children's access to education should not be means-tested, even if the parent's do earn millions.
Andy Murray is through to Australian Open final after beating Tomas Berdych three sets to one in a thrilling semi-final