It's Not "Just" a Heavy Period; The Miscarriage HandbookPress Release:

March, 17th, 2015

Parker, CO




Contact: Elizabeth Petrucelli

Tel. 303-478-3736

Email: elizabethpetrucelli @



Twitter: @EPetrucelli


Parker Author, Elizabeth Petrucelli releases It’s Not “Just” a Heavy Period; The Miscarriage Handbook, to provide the ultimate resource to women suffering through the most common form of pregnancy loss.



By Elizabeth Petrucelli

Dragonfly Press is to release author, Elizabeth Petrucelli’s book entitled, It’s Not “Just” a Heavy Period; The Miscarriage Handbook, designed to assist emergency rooms, doctors offices, outpatient surgery centers, and anyone supporting women through miscarriage with the ultimate miscarriage resource handbook. Women are often sent home with the diagnosis of miscarriage with nothing but a sheet of paper explaining warning signs of miscarriage and nothing more.

It’s Not “Just” a Heavy Period, is designed to help women understand the full range of options for her miscarriage, even at early gestations. This book helps caregivers provide women with the ultimate resource on what to expect, the woman’s options for delivering her baby, helps the family understand and choose a final resting place for the physical form of their baby’s body, warning signs during miscarriage, after care for the woman, grief and mourning, and memorializing their baby.  Ideas for how to tell their friends and family, how others may react including their partner, and a guide for friends and family on how to help and what to say/not say are also included. 

Elizabeth Petrucelli, SBD, CCCE is the only bereavement doula in Parker, Colorado. She is a childbirth educator and the author of All That is Seen and Unseen; A Journey Through a First Trimester Miscarriage where she shared her personal memoir about her own loss through miscarriage.  It’s Not “Just” a Heavy Period; The Miscarriage Handbook is available for purchase at and