About Morning Sickness

The Effect of Scents on Mornings Sickness

Posted on October 15, 2013 | No comments

Morning sickness is generally one of the earliest symptoms of pregnancy. Many expectant mothers discover that there are some scents that nauseate them before they even know they are pregnant. In fact, the nausea these scents cause is often their first clue that a baby is on the way. Some of the scents that are […]

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When It’s Serious Enough to Call a Doctor

Posted on January 31, 2013 | No comments

Three out of four pregnant women experience morning sickness, usually in the first two trimesters of the pregnancy. Most of the time, it isn’t a serious condition. Many doctors believe it is a sign that your pregnancy is healthy and progressing normally. It isn’t one of the more pleasant features of the average pregnancy, but […]

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Morning Sickness is a Good Thing

Posted on January 28, 2013 | No comments

Morning sickness can start almost as soon as you’re pregnant. For many women, the nausea and vomiting of morning sickness is the first physical sign that they’re pregnant. In most cases, morning sickness starts around week six and lasts until the middle of the second trimester. In some cases, it lasts throughout the pregnancy. Despite […]

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How Morning Sickness Protects You and Your Baby

Posted on January 17, 2013 | No comments

  Morning sickness is far from pleasant. For some women, it can interfere with your daily routines and make it hard to keep anything down. According to researchers, however, there may be some evidence to suggest that morning sickness protects you and your baby from certain harmful toxins. A recent study at Cornell University provides […]

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Morning Sickness Risk Factors

Posted on December 20, 2012 | No comments

Morning sickness is one of the most common symptoms of pregnancy. Research suggests that as many as 75% of women will experience at least a little bit of pregnancy-related nausea. For some women, morning sickness can be severe, and may even require the attention of a doctor. There are a number of factors that will […]

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Morning Sickness Triggers

Posted on October 24, 2012 | No comments

While experts aren’t agreed as to exactly what it is that can cause morning sickness, the fact remains that there are any number of things that are known to trigger morning sickness. Knowing what some of the things are that can trigger morning sickness is the first step in being able to reduce the frequency […]

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Should I Be Worried about Morning Sickness?

Posted on August 15, 2012 | No comments

Should I Be Worried about Morning Sickness? Most of us know that a certain amount of morning sickness comes with the territory during pregnancy. After all, roughly three fourths of pregnancies involve morning sickness during the first trimester. So, it’s nothing to worry about, right? In most cases, morning sickness is perfectly normal. In fact, […]

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The Real Problem of Morning Sickness

Posted on July 14, 2012 | No comments

Roughly 75% of pregnant women suffer from some degree of morning sickness at some point during their pregnancy. Usually, the worst of it sets in during the first trimester, and the symptoms go away during the second trimester. If you’re the lucky one in four who doesn’t have any symptoms of morning sickness, congratulations. For […]

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Genetics and Morning Sickness

Posted on July 12, 2012 | No comments

  Many women – somewhere between 50 and 75 percent – have morning sickness. Sometimes it’s mild, sometimes it’s severe. For many women, it’s triggered by smells, but for others it’s not. For the most part, we’re not sure what causes it. There’s evidence to suggest that it’s changing hormone levels messing with the digestive […]

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Morning Sickness Statistics

Posted on May 11, 2012 | No comments

  As the most common pregnancy symptom, morning sickness is a bit of a mystery. Researchers aren’t positive what causes it, and effective treatments can vary greatly from one woman to the next – and even one pregnancy to the next. In many ways, morning sickness is something that we just don’t understand as much […]

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