People Are Upset That Meghan and Harry Announced Their Pregnancy on a Sensitive Day

October 15 was International Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day.

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After rumors swirled about Meghan Markle concealing her pregnancy with a new hairstyle and an overcoat at Princess Eugenie's October 12 wedding, early on Monday morning, Kensington Palace confirmed she and Prince Harry are indeed expecting a child: The mother-to-be is 12 weeks along.

Most of the world—including the !— was elated by the newlyweds' news, but some pointed out that their timing might have been a little inconsiderate. October 15 was , which recognizes pregnancy loss and infant death due to causes like SIDS, miscarriage, and . In the U.S., the month is designated as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month.

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