James Van Der Beek Announces Wife Kimberly Had a Miscarriage on Dancing With the Stars
James Van Der Beek reveals his wife Kimberly had a miscarriage before competing on Dancing With the StarsJames Van Der Beek revealed his wife, Kimberly, recently suffered a miscarriage with their sixth child. The actor shared the heartbreaking loss while competing on the semi-finals of Dancing With the Stars. "My wife Kimberly and I went through every expectant parent's worst nightmare. We lost the baby. The little soul that we had expected to welcome into our family took a shortcut to whatever lies beyond," he says. "You never know why these things happen. It's what I've been telling my kids. All you know is that it brings you closer together.
James Van Der Beek and his wife Kimberly are mourning the loss of their sixth baby on the way. During Monday’s Dancing with the Stars semifinals Although Van Der Beek admitted that he didn’t think he ’d be dancing on Monday evening, he chose to compete for Kimberly , who pushed him to
James Van Der Beek and his wife , Kimberly , welcomed their fifth child to the world earlier this summer, but months before they One of Van Der Beek 's most vital messages is just that: Amid the suffering that comes with miscarriage , there can still be beauty and joy found in the healing process .
It's been an emotional time forand his wife, Kimberly, who are still processing their . On Friday, the Dawson's Creek alum posted a sweet selfie of him and Kimberly, along with a message about recovery in the wake of their loss.
"Still in repair. Discovering that healing happens at its own pace," the actor began. "Not the pace you’d like, and definitely not the pace at which the world keeps on moving... But it happens. And there’s beauty in allowing yourself to be exactly where you’re at. (Plus, it’s not like you really have a choice, anyway ????)."
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The "Dawson's Creek" star and his wife , Kimberly Van Der Beek , are "thrilled" to expand their family, the actor says . He continued : " Miscarriage (a word that needs a replacement — nobody failed to 'carry,' these things sometimes just happen) is something that people rarely talk about, and often go
James Van Der Beek with his wife , Kimberly , and their five young children. Not only did he and his wife experience the pain of miscarriage – they went through it three times. A 2015 study found that, among those who had a past miscarriage , almost half said they felt guilty, 41 percent said they felt
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Last month while competing on Dancing With the Stars, James revealed that his wife. They were expecting their sixth child together.
In a followup post on Instagram, James said that he and Kimberly -- who share five children, Olivia, 9, Joshua, 7, Annabel, 5, Emilia, 3 and Gwendolyn, 1 -- were "wrecked, devastated [and] in shock" after the miscarriage.
"We’ve been through this before, but never this late in the pregnancy, and never accompanied by such a scary, horrific threat to @vanderkimberly and her well-being," he wrote in part. "Grateful that she’s now recovering, but we’ve only just begun unpacking the layers of this one."
Kimberly later revealed that she underwent a blood transfusion as a result of the miscarriage and
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Jenna Dewan Speaks Out After James Van Der Beek's Miscarriage News, DWTS EliminationDuring Monday night’s Dancing with the Stars, the Dawson’s Creek alum, 42, announced that Kimberly had suffered a miscarriage over the weekend. Although Van Der Beek was unsure if he would be able to dance on the live semifinals episode, Kimberly pushed him to continue competing.
James Van Der Beek Shares Powerful Message About Wife 's 3 Miscarriages : 'It Will Tear You Open'. “Wanted to say a thing or two about miscarriages … of which we’ve had three over the years (including right before this little beauty),” he wrote alongside a photo of him and his wife holding their
Kimberly and James Van Der Beek . Image via Getty Images. Earlier this year, the pair welcomed their fifth child, Gwendolyn, and they frequently share photos of their In a new Instagram post Van Der Beek reveals that he and his wife have experienced three miscarriages , including one just before
"Thank you to everyone for all the love. I don't even know how I'm gonna begin to respond to it all, so I think I'll just have to do it here," Kimberly said. "We lost our baby -- boy, by the way -- and I almost lost my life, which is not a story that has been told. But at some point, I can dig into the details with you guys about what happened in the emergency room."
"I'm not really ready to talk further about everything yet, but at some point, I will," Kimberly added.
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