Suffering a miscarriage is a traumatic experience for so many women, and the heartbreak that they have to process after losing their babies can be overwhelming, even debilitating. Many women need to take time to grieve the loss and face their concerns about what it means for their futures. That’s certainly true for The Bachelor alum Vienna Girardi, who shared the “scariest” part of her miscarriage in an appearance on The Doctors this Thursday. Girardi had already publicly announced that she was pregnant with twin girls and celebrated the prospect of welcoming them into her life on social media when she tragically lost both of them to a medical phenomenon called Twin to Twin Transfusion Syndrome (TTTS) in August.
The pain of miscarrying the twins had to have been compounded by the fact that she had to do it in the public eye, as fans knew about the pregnancy before it abruptly ended. Still, Girardi shared her story on Thursday in a move that could only make other women feel less alone and educate them, too.
She revealed what was truly the “scariest” part of the entire episode — which played out over the course of a few harrowing days in August — on the show, according to Us Weekly: