Shay Mitchell Reveals She Suffered A Miscarriage In 2018

She said the day she lost the child of her 'hopes and dreams' was one of her hardest.
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In her 2018 year in review Instagram Story, Pretty Little Liars star Shay Mitchell revealed she suffered a miscarriage.

She posted a whole series of really beautiful photos from 2018, but at the very end, she wrote that last year had its hardships, too. Then she posted a picture of a sonogram with a broken heart.

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The very last picture of the series was a post explaining how people tend to not tell the full truth on social media, which is why she chose to share this with her fans.

"The support and affection that so many of you show me lifts me up during even my darkest days, one of which happened last year after I miscarried and lost the child of my hopes and dreams," she wrote.

"In the spirit of the new year, I think that we need to remember that we are all on this journey together—in good times and bad—and to remind ourselves that we seldom really know or understand the struggles and hardships that other people are going through."

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She ended by writing that her 2019 resolution is to be more compassionate towards others, which sounds like a very solid plan for all of us.

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This article originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com. Minor edits have been made by the Cosmo.ph editors.

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