Is a baby stillborn?

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It is important to understand that miscarriage and stillbirth are not the same thing.
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TV Show • 2022 Report
Yes
73
No
11
9
AlliFaith
Still Birth is briefly mentioned and the baby does die a few hours after birth. It is not shown, only a bundle at the funeral.
TV Show • 2021 Report
Yes
59
No
6
11
TheCassandraComplex
S2E6 It is revealed towards the end of the episode that a baby is stillborn following placental abruption. You see the mother grieve and it’s pretty heartbreaking. You do not see the stillborn infant, he is covered by blankets.

Also, I feel like I should mention that the mother, while passed out from blood loss, has a prolonged nightmare. In it, she dreams that the baby is unable latch and he is starving to death. Once she is finally able to feed him, the nightmare culminates with her teammates drugging her tea and eating her baby. This baby-eating scene is fairly graphic. While you don’t necessarily see the infant being eaten, you do see blood on everyone’s faces, they’re chewing, and they’re all kinda huddled over something with bloody hands going to their mouths.
TV Show • 2011 Report
Yes
42
No
4
3
jeeped
mentioned, but not shown, season 1.
TV Show • 2005 Report
Yes
39
No
2
4
Burgerkingcomputers
S3E7 “Where the boys are”, a mother delivers a child she knows is dead. It is all on screen.
TV Show • 2011 Report
Yes
31
No
7
2
AlannS
Yes-a baby is stillborn in season 1
Movie • 2009 Report
Yes
31
No
0
3
LeiaPasquarelli
Graphic body horror in the form of a nightmare.
Movie • 2021 Report
Yes
29
No
3
4
HannahHoffman
While never shown on screen, Elvis’s twin was born stillborn and this was mentioned in a small scene and again at another time in the movie
TV Show • 2011 Report
Yes
24
No
9
TV Show • 2014 Report
Yes
23
No
10
2
SoH
Claire has a very traumatic misscariage, and her daughter Faith is stillborn
Book • 2003 Report
Yes
23
No
0
2
BluelsABitConfused
Many cats have stillborn kits
TV Show • 2017 Report
Yes
23
No
10
0
Not only it happens, it is also discussed, within the show a major plotline centers around more and more people losing kids, having them be stillborns,or have the babies not live for more than a day.
TV Show • 2009 Report
Yes
23
No
0
TV Show • 2018 Report
Yes
22
No
3
4
TheCassandraComplex
There is a very sad and disturbing backstory about a stillborn infant. Nothing is shown but it’s very emotional and could be hard for parents who have experienced miscarriages and/or stillbirth.
TV Show • 2019 Report
Yes
21
No
19
1
I’ve seen a loads of yesses but no there is not a character had an abortion not the same thing at all.
TV Show • 1997 Report
Yes
21
No
3
3
Dorianaz9
Mentioned in "Jakovasaurs"
TV Show • 2013 Report
Yes
21
No
1
Movie • 2015 Report
Yes
20
No
0
Movie • 2003 Report
Yes
17
No
1
5
RemusCremus
Mama Firefly has a wet fetus specimen in a jar that she refers to as her son.
TV Show • 2017 Report
Yes
14
No
0
3
Yes but they revived them
Video Game Report
Yes
14
No
0
2
manaphy
There are unhatched Stag eggs in the Stag Nest, and it's implied that most of them can't or won't hatch, which might hit your heart similarly.
Video Game • 2020 Report
Yes
14
No
0
3
paintedrocket
[SPOILER] Persephone explains that Zagreus was stillborn and she believed he had died. The event is not shown in the game.
TV Show • 2023 Report
Yes
14
No
0
3
dreamworkshera
the queen's daughter mentions that she and her sisters have given birth to children that were not ready to be out, meaning stillborn children and miscarriages.
TV Show Report
Yes
14
No
0
Anime • 2012 Report
Yes
13
No
1
1
Kokoshipsupremacy
In Heavy Weather p2 in Part 6
Video Game • 2016 Report
Yes
12
No
0
0
csbyron1
Mentioned in a letter
TV Show • 2019 Report
Yes
12
No
0
Video Game • 2011 Report
Yes
11
No
0
TV Show • 2023 Report
Yes
10
No
0
0
Not exactly, but a baby is born and dies minutes later
Movie • 2024 Report
Yes
10
No
3
1
twitchywitchygirl
before the events of the movie.
Video Game • 2015 Report
Yes
10
No
0
2
Anonymous
Well, the Old Ones' inability to bear or beget viable offspring is a huge plot point, and the final boss is the undead remains of their latest attempt.