A miscarriage can be a daunting and intimidating experience to most women who have gone through it. Though it does not affect the fertility of a woman in most cases, getting pregnant after a miscarriage is something that needs to be monitored and handled with care.
After a miscarriage, your body needs time to get back to normal mode. The hormone levels have to come back to normalcy and your body and mind has to recover from the trauma.
In addition to that, the emotional wound too requires to be curtailed before you are in the right frame of mind to conceive another child. Your body will be ready for another pregnancy after 2 to 3 menstrual cycles in most cases. However, there could be exceptions to this rule.
A first miscarriage sometimes paves way for complications and difficulty in future pregnancies. Nevertheless, with so much research and development in infertility treatment, one need not be too concerned about difficulty in conceiving after a miscarriage.
A fertility expert can guide you through the various procedures and treatments after which you probably would be just fine! Talking to a counselor would help a lot in suppressing your fears and negative thoughts about another successful pregnancy.
Remember that even women who have had miscarriages due to medical conditions , with proper care from the health care expert, go on to conceive healthy babies without much ado. Identifying the root cause that led to your miscarriage is the first step towards a healthy pregnancy later on. This would also avoid complications at later stages and protect you from further miscarriages.
Taking folic acid supplements and other important vitamins before trying for another pregnancy is of utmost importance. A registered health care provider would give you the necessary guidance in these things.
Equal importance should be given to having a healthy and nutritious diet and taking care of your emotional well-being. Many women blame themselves for a miscarriage.
But most miscarriages happen due to chromosomal anomalies in the embryo at the time of conception itself. It’s of course reassuring to know that the miscarriage is not the result of something you did or did not do.
After all, once you are already into a miscarriage, probably nothing can stop it from happening. Pregnancy after miscarriage is not a difficult feat to achieve with proper care.
Achieving the right frame of mind will ready you for the next fertility cycle. Encouragement and support from your loved ones will take you through this trying period to conceive and deliver healthy happy babies later on. Best of Luck!