How mild nausea in the morning not pregnant much do we know about hyperemesis gravidarum tots 100

Hyperemesis gravidarum has been making the news recently. This extreme pregnancy sickness – definitely NOT morning sickness – has some high-profile sufferers, including the duchess of cambridge, kelly clarkson, kim kardashian and kirstie allsopp. Around 70% of pregnant women suffer from nausea; 45% of these suffer sickness too. However, 1 in 100-150 pregnant women are admitted to hospital with HG.

I began throwing up everything I ate or drank, and because I hadn’t experienced morning sickness the first time, I was led to believe it was normal. Across my first trimester I lost around a stone and mild nausea in the morning not pregnant had been in hospital once for IV fluids and rest mild nausea in the morning not pregnant due to dehydration. By my third trimester, I was taking sickness pills and was around 2 and mild nausea in the morning not pregnant a half stone down and it still affected me every mild nausea in the morning not pregnant day. It was like a prison – even thinking about the sickness made me throw up and mild nausea in the morning not pregnant I was fainting whenever I went out and spending a mild nausea in the morning not pregnant lot of time in the hospital for fluids.

It took a while for my GP to understand – I’d been in for prescriptions for sickness pills and I mild nausea in the morning not pregnant was fainting and had low blood pressure as a result, but they told me it was all just a part mild nausea in the morning not pregnant of being pregnant. My midwife gave me my diagnosis around 18 weeks which mild nausea in the morning not pregnant finally made me feel like I wasn’t just being pathetic and feeling too sorry for myself. It’s a shame to say, but I think some gps can’t see how extreme the difference is between HG and mild nausea in the morning not pregnant normal pregnancy sickness.

My friends and family were supportive, especially my husband. He took on a lot of extra work around the mild nausea in the morning not pregnant house as he knew I was exhausted. I didn’t really feel like many other people understood how bad mild nausea in the morning not pregnant it was – there were often comments from other mums who had thrown mild nausea in the morning not pregnant up loads, but they never described it at the level I was mild nausea in the morning not pregnant so I felt as though they thought I was exaggerating mild nausea in the morning not pregnant or being weak. No one really knew what hyperemesis was.

I’d advise any women who are suffering to stop trying mild nausea in the morning not pregnant to soldier on, and to be as kind to themselves as they can. I was far too hard on myself after not experiencing mild nausea in the morning not pregnant sickness the first pregnancy and it wasn’t until I educated myself and sought help from the mild nausea in the morning not pregnant midwife that I realised how horrific it really is. Accept help where you can and know that there is mild nausea in the morning not pregnant an end eventually.

I was unfortunate to be admitted to hospital a day mild nausea in the morning not pregnant or so after I found out I was pregnant; we had hoped to keep our news a secret until mild nausea in the morning not pregnant 12 weeks. However, this did not happen as I was admitted to hospital mild nausea in the morning not pregnant at 4 weeks pregnant, I had a scan and baby measured just 4mm! Throughout my pregnancy I didn’t bloom and just kept being admitted to hospital for mild nausea in the morning not pregnant rehydration, I was very fortunate after the birth I felt so mild nausea in the morning not pregnant much more human compared to the months of HG. I recently had a very bad reaction to a medication mild nausea in the morning not pregnant and it brought back all the emotions of HG and mild nausea in the morning not pregnant it was not pleasant.

If you are pregnant and feel that you may have mild nausea in the morning not pregnant HG, as well as discussing it with your GP and midwife mild nausea in the morning not pregnant the pregnancy sickness support charity is on hand to offer mild nausea in the morning not pregnant advice too. They have a comprehensive website, a phone line, and can arrange one-to-one peer support with a lady who has suffered from mild nausea in the morning not pregnant HG and lives in the same area as you. There’s also a forum with over 5,000 sufferers and survivors. Tots 100 blogger emma of adventures and play is a mild nausea in the morning not pregnant trustee of the charity. She supports women every day suffering with the condition via mild nausea in the morning not pregnant their forum; emma suffered twice from HG. Her pregnancy with HG can be read here.

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