nausea and vomiting of pregnancy

Nausea and vomiting of pregnancy (NVP) is a common condition that happens in up to 70-80% of all pregnancies and potentially affects the health of the mother and fetus if it is severe. Hyperemesis gravidarum, on the other hand, is a more severe form and often requires hospital admission and intravenous IV hydration treatment .
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Morning Sickness in Pregnancy When Does Nausea and Vomiting Start

When does morning sickness start? It usually starts usually within 1-2 weeks of implantation and around the time you miss your period. ... more »

Good News About Morning Sickness!

About 60-80% of all women experience some degree of nausea and vomiting in pregnancy, according to a British journal on nursing.  A new study from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), a branch of the National Institutes of Health in the US, suggests morning sickness ... more »

Hyperemesis Gravidarum Is A Potentially Serious Pregnancy Complication

Hyperemesis gravidarum is a serious medical condition in pregnancy which requires immediate medical treatment. ... more »

Pregnancy Symptoms Calculator

 Check these symptoms and find out whether they are typical pregnancy signs and symptoms or not. ... more »

Kelly Clarkson Happily Miserable with Morning Sickness

Ellen DeGeneres is one of those people with whom other people seem to feel comfortable sharing the darndest things. Take Kelly Clarkson, for example. On her December 6 appearance on the show, Clarkson confessed to vomiting 'a good dozen times a day.' ... more »

Metoclopramide (Reglan) for Morning Sickness: Feel Good, No Worries

Morning sickness is a classic symptom of early pregnancy, often unpleasant but mild and clearing up on its own by the end of the first trimester. Sometimes, though, nausea and vomiting associated with pregnancy are severe, lingering long after the first trimester. ... more »

What Happens in the First Trimester of Pregnancy With My Body?

During the first trimester, your body will go through a lot of changes, while your baby is developing. As your hormone levels change and your baby starts growing, so will your body. ... more »

The Morning Sickness Mystery

I’ve only ever had one friend that never experienced morning sickness, but even she and her doctor were amazed, especially because she was a high risk pregnancy. ... more »

Dehydration during Pregnancy

You become dehydrated when your body is using fluids faster than they are being replenished. Even outside of your pregnancy, dehydration can come on quickly and have serious side effects. ... more »

What Puts the “PRO” into Probiotics?

Many women experience a form of gastrointestinal discomfort at some point during their pregnancy such as nausea, vomiting, constipation or diarrhea. There may be a nutritional solution worth trying. ... more »

Nausea and Vomiting as early Pregnancy Symptoms

Morning sickness is one of the most common symptoms of early pregnancy. And though the name suggests symptoms only occur in the morning, they can really happen at any time of day. ... more »

Effects of Vomiting on Fetus During Pregnancy

Vomiting normally does not harm the fetus. If the pregnant mom is vomiting excessively, something called 'hyperemesis gravidarum' then the larger danger is the threat of dehydration. ... more »

Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy NVP as Pregnancy Symptoms and Signs

Nausea and vomiting is a common condition during early pregnancy, and though the name suggests it only occurs in the morning, nausea and vomiting can occur anytime throughout the day. ... more »

Differential Diagnosis Of Nausea and Vomiting in Pregnancy

What conditions can cause nausea and vomiting during pregnancy? ... more »