Chrissy Teigen has revealed she and husband John Legend have lost their baby, days after she was admitted to the hospital with severe bleeding.
The 34-year-old model shared the heartbreaking news on social media on Wednesday night, saying their little boy, ‘Jack’, has died following complications.
‘We are shocked and in the kind of deep pain you only hear about, the kind of pain we’ve never felt before. We were never able to stop the bleeding and give our baby the fluids he needed, despite bags and bags of blood transfusions. It just wasn’t enough,’ Teigan said.
The candid post included a series of black and white photos taken at the hospital, showing Teigen crying on her bed.
Tragic: Chrissy Teigen has revealed that she and husband John Legend have lost their baby
‘We are shocked’: The 34-year-old model also penned a lengthy caption explaining the tragedy and expressed her family’s grief over the sudden loss
In her words: Teigen also penned a lengthy caption explaining the tragedy and expressing her family’s grief
She revealed the couple had begun calling their unborn baby boy, ‘Jack’.
‘We never decide on our babies’ names until the last possible moment after they’re born, just before we leave the hospital. But we, for some reason, had started to call this little guy in my belly Jack,’ she continued.
‘So he will always be Jack to us. Jack worked so hard to be a part of our little family, and he will be, forever.
‘To our Jack – I’m so sorry that the first few moments of your life were met with so many complications, that we couldn’t give you the home you needed to survive. We will always love you.
‘Thank you to everyone who has been sending us positive energy, thoughts and prayers. We feel all of your love and truly appreciate you. We are so grateful for the life we have, for our wonderful babies Luna and Miles, for all the amazing things we’ve been able to experience.’
Forever Jack: ‘We never decide on our babies’ names until the last possible moment after they’re born, just before we leave the hospital. But we, for some reason, had started to call this little guy in my belly Jack,’ explained Teigen
Grieving: ‘But everyday can’t be full of sunshine. On this darkest of days, we will grieve, we will cry our eyes out. But we will hug and love each other harder and get through it,’ concluded Chrissy
Disbelief: Shortly after uploading her undeniably sad news to Instagram, Chrissy took to her Twitter page to further express her shock
Teigen and Legend, 41, had revealed they were expecting their third child together in the music video for John’s new single, Wild, in August. It is unclear how far along she was in her pregnancy.
The mother-of-two had been hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Sunday night after enduring a month of bleeding due to having a weak placenta and had remained at the hospital since.
On Monday, Teigen updated fans on her condition in an Instagram post revealing she had received two blood transfusions and said, ‘baby and I are completely fine.’
‘Hello from hospital. about to have my second blood transfusion which truly,…