Morning Sickness News

New Morning Sickness Drug Approved

Posted on May 13, 2013 | No comments

Morning sickness medications don’t have a terribly successful history. In fact, the most famous morning sickness medication in history is thalidomide, which caused birth defects in literally thousands of babies. While the thalidomide incident has spurred greater oversight and controls on medications designed to help with morning sickness, many moms still prefer to stick to […]

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Excessive Morning Sickness May be a Sign of Twins

Posted on September 21, 2012 | No comments

Is your morning sickness more severe than normal? Check with your doctor. Although morning sickness is perfectly normal in a healthy pregnancy (and some even believe beneficial), it could be the sign of a more serious condition called hyperemesis gravidarum. Or, it could be a sign that you have twins or multiples on the way. […]

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Scheduling Your Day around Morning Sickness

Posted on August 22, 2012 | No comments

By now, you’ve probably figured out that morning sickness can have a big effect on your life. Hang in there. In most cases, morning sickness is done early in the second trimester. Until then, being proactive in the way you plan your life can help you overcome some of the negative effects of morning sickness. […]

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When Morning Sickness Gets Complicated

Posted on August 17, 2012 | No comments

In most cases, morning sickness is just a normal part of a healthy pregnancy. Estimates regarding the frequency of morning sickness in pregnancy range between 50% and 75%. Some doctors go so far as to say that morning sickness is actually a sign that things are progressing normally through the early stages of your pregnancy. […]

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Will You Get Morning Sickness?

Posted on August 10, 2012 | No comments

Will You Be Getting Morning Sickness? Ask Your Mom. Most of us consider morning sickness to simply be part of the deal during pregnancy. After all, three out of every four pregnant women experience it to one degree or another. In most cases, morning sickness is nothing to worry about. In fact, it’s regarded by […]

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How Long Will It Last?

Posted on August 6, 2012 | No comments

Generally speaking, morning sickness does not last any longer than the first trimester of pregnancy. For the most part, morning sickness will start somewhere around the sixth week of pregnancy, and should end around the 12th week of pregnancy. Still, it is not entirely unheard of for morning sickness to start earlier; some women claim […]

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When Morning Sickness Comes Back

Posted on July 30, 2012 | No comments

More than two thirds of women will experience nausea and vomiting during the first trimester of pregnancy. For the vast majority of these women, however, this nausea and vomiting, sometimes also referred to as “morning sickness,” will pass by the time the second trimester begins, never returning. However, nausea and vomiting returning during the second […]

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Third Trimester Morning Sickness

Posted on July 18, 2012 | No comments

During early pregnancy, many women expect to have symptoms like morning sickness. In fact, somewhere around 70% of women say that they will experience nausea and/or vomiting during their first trimester. Nausea is often a common indicator of pregnancy for many women. However, nausea during the third trimester is not nearly as common as nausea […]

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Not Simply Morning Sickness

Posted on July 10, 2012 | No comments

While morning sickness affects most pregnant women, most pregnant women don’t experience the debilitation that can come from severe morning sickness. If you have hyperemesis gravidarum – the medical term for severe morning sickness – you can find yourself in serious medical danger. In some cases, it can even be life-threatening. What makes HG different […]

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Ginger is Good for More Than Morning Sickness

Posted on June 4, 2012 | No comments

photo credit: yoppy If you’ve done any looking at all for natural ways to fight morning sickness, you’ve heard that ginger is one of the best. While not all women will respond to ginger, many are able to get at least some relief from their morning sickness by using this amazing herb. What you might […]

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