It is a painful topic to broach - miscarriage. But unfortunately, in Singapore many women have suffered a miscarriage. In fact, it is estimated that one in four to six pregnancies end in a miscarriage, according to SingHealth. Miscarriages are devastating because you go through the joy of finding out you're pregnant, but never have the chance to see your baby in the world. It is an emotionally and physically taxing time for a woman. What happens to a woman's body after a miscarriage is similar to what happens when she gives birth. She goes through extreme bodily changes and subsequently, have to go through a healing period. During this time, many women also practice confinement. CONFINEMENT AFTER MISCARRIAGE Firstly, what is confinement? Confinement practices are common across Asia. In Singapore, all three major races practice confinement. Chinese confinement, Malay confinement and Indian confinement all differ greatly from each other, but the root of it is the same. Confinement is … [Read more...] about Do you need to practise confinement after miscarriage?