LOS ANGELES (NewsNation now– Chrissy Teigen and John Legend announced the death of their newborn baby on social media Wednesday night.
“We are shocked and in the kind of deep pain that you only hear about, the kind of pain that we have never felt before. We were never able to stop the bleeding and give our baby the moisture he needed, despite pockets. and bags of blood. transfusions. It just wasn’t enough, “Teigen wrote on Instagram.
Earlier this week, the model and author said she was hospitalized for excessive bleeding during the pregnancy.
“We never decide on the names of our babies until the last possible moment after they are born, just before we leave the hospital. But for some reason we had started calling this little boy in my womb Jack. So he will Jack always orphaned us. Jack has worked so hard to be a part of our little family, and he will be forever, “Teigen wrote.
Jack was the third child of the couple.
‘To our Jack – I’m so sorry that the first moments of your life were faced with so many complications that we couldn’t give you the home you needed to survive. We will always love you, ”she wrote.
Teigen said she thanked everyone for their positive energy, thoughts and prayers.
“On this darkest day we will mourn, we will cry our eyes out. But we will hug and love each other more and get through it,” she said.
Teigen is married to singer John Legend. The couple have two children: Luna, born in April 2016 and Miles, born in May 2018.
Teigen has spoken before about her pregnancy complications and about postpartum depression.