Shawn Johnson, who suffered a miscarriage in 2017, despatched a message of help to Chrissy Teigen following her tragic loss in an EXCLUSIVE interview with HL.
Following the heartbreaking information that Chrissy Teigen suffered a miscarriage following issues and blood clotting, former Olympian Shawn Johnson, who was open about her miscarriage expertise in 2017, despatched her help. In an EXCLUSIVE interview with HollywoodLife.com, Shawn stated it “broke my coronary heart” to learn the information of Chrissy and John Legend‘s loss. “No mom ought to ever need to undergo that… it’s devastating and it’s actually exhausting,” she defined. “I believe the one approach you may get by means of it’s by mourning your child and grieving your child and acknowledging that it doesn’t matter what, that child remains to be a part of your life after which asking for assist from the neighborhood.”
Shawn, who’s the mom to 11-month-old Drew, added that the “solely approach” she bought by means of it was by “studying different mother’s tales and household tales.” “I didn’t really feel alone. Actually simply embracing the neighborhood round you is, I believe, one of the best factor you are able to do to mourn that loss.”
Shawn Johnson shared her personal expertise with a miscarriage in 2017, when the subject was nonetheless thought of too “taboo” to be focus on publicly. “The previous 48 hours have been a number of the happiest, scariest, and saddest instances of my life,” the then-25-year-old defined within the caption of a YouTube video chronicling her loss. “My husband Andrew [East] and I came upon that we have been unexpectedly pregnant, solely to search out out hours later some tragic information. I’ve been crying greater than I ever have, however am nonetheless optimistic for what’s subsequent.”
Andrew added, “Know you’re not the one one going by means of no matter you’re going by means of,” and Shawn shared related sentiments on Instagram. “That is by far the toughest video we’ve ever posted however we felt as if it was a narrative that wanted to be shared as so many wrestle with the identical factor,” she wrote on the time, after which wrote to her husband, “I really like you greater than something on this world and I do know you will make the best Daddy on the earth sometime. Thanks for being my rock by means of all of this.”
Shawn and Andrew welcomed their wholesome and exquisite “rainbow child,” a baby born after a miscarriage, on October 29, 2019. In the present day, Shawn acknowledged that what she went by means of is “regular.” “I felt remoted and sort of simply alone, and it wasn’t till I shared my story that I noticed all these different ladies popping out of the woodworks. I believe it needs to be normalized as a result of us as ladies want a broader neighborhood of individuals to speak about it with.”
Keep tuned for the total podcast interview with Shawn Johnson East & Andrew East!