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  • Dr. Harvey Kliman

    I talk with Dr Harvey Kliman about his research and medical opinion when it comes to the placenta, pregnancy loss/stillbirth, & recurring pregnancy loss. He is a research Scientist in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences at the Yale University of Medicine and the Director of the Reproductive and Placental Research Unit with the following Research Interests: Pregnancy Complications and losses, Autistic Disorder, Endometrium, and Infertility.

    Source: At a Total Loss
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  • Maya Vander pays tribute to late son

    Maya Vander has paid tribute to her stillborn son, one year after the devastating loss. The 40-year-old former 'Selling Sunset' star took to her Instagram Stories to share a touching message about her baby Mason, who was stillborn at 38 weeks in December 2021. She wrote: "Today exactly a year ago I marked one year since I lost my son Mason at 38 weeks (9 months) and had a vaginal stillbirth. I wasn't sure how this day will be. He would have been one years old and possibly taking his first step.

    Source: Victoria Advocate
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  • Video: Measuring Placenta In Pregnancy | Why This Tool Can Help Save Babies with Dr. Harvey Kliman

    It may come as a surprise to you that your baby's life-sustaining organ, the placenta, is NOT routinely measured throughout pregnancy. It's as if this necessary organ is just expected to continue growing appropriately & no one bothers to make sure. No wonder placenta related issues (including small placentas) are a common cause of stillbirth!

    Source: Sacred Birth Circle | Beyond the Pregnancy Guide
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  • Podcast: Measuring Placenta In Pregnancy | Why This Tool Can Help Save Babies with Dr. Harvey Kliman

    Fresh off the stage of the #bigPUSH2022 in Washington, D.C., where he proclaimed to bereaved parents "it is NOT the your fault", Dr. Harvey Kliman, Yale's World-Renowned MD, PhD, placenta expert is joining us to explain how the placenta can be measured with a simple ultrasound technique he & his father developed (there's even an instructional video & hand-out for providers on & an APP: Merwins EPV Calculator).

    Source: Sacred birth circle podcast
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  • The Important Work of Dr. Harvey Kliman and Why His Research Matters in 2022

    Today we welcome Dr. Harvey Kliman to the podcast. He graciously spends time with us diving into why his research is important to those who have experienced infertility, or pregnancy and infant loss, why it's not often not prioritized in the world of research and what he feels like are large barriers in our healthcare system today. Thank you to Dr. Kliman for coming to the podcast to share the data, science and research that gives loss families information, and at times, closure, when they otherwise had none. We are so thankful for your work in the world, Dr. Kliman.  If you have experienced pregnancy or infant loss and would like to contact Dr. Kliman and his team to investigate your case further, you can find more information here:

    Source: Ripples Through Waves
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