Entries by liana

A Father’s Perspective

Matt Casey, 8 March 2016 Twelve months ago I wrote the words that follow: ‘Tomorrow I say goodbye to my daughter, my little Angel. She was born in the arms of God on the 11th March 2015 at 7:55am. It is a day that I thought would never happen to my family and to be […]

Cake Stall

This enterprising supporter added an extra $50 to their fundraising efforts by holding a cupcake stall with these delicious home-made delicacies.

Anxiety and acceptability related to participation in stillbirth research

Background: Stillbirth research is often hampered by the need to ‘protect’ both bereaved families as well as healthy pregnant women from distress resulting from recruitment by research staff. No studies have investigated anxiety levels of recently bereaved or healthy pregnant women participating in stillbirth research. The aim of this study was to assess anxiety levels […]

Sleep Position, Fetal Growth Restriction, and Late-Pregnancy Stillbirth: The Sydney Stillbirth Study

Objective: There are around 2.6 million stillbirths globally per year. Maternal age, obesity and smoking account for one third of stillbirths but smoking is the only factor that can be realistically changed during pregnancy. The aim of this study was to identify potentially modifiable risk factors for late-pregnancy stillbirth. Methods: This was a population-based matched case–control study […]