Morning Sickness

Sick, Tired And Lonely: Why It's Time To Break The First Trimester Taboo

Rosie Newman | Posted 15.09.2017 | UK Parents
Rosie Newman

I have been pregnant twice and both times I was completely debilitated by HG. I will never intentionally fall pregnant again, because the thought of it is so completely unbearable. I couldn't justify putting my family through it, knowing the effect it would have on us all.

The Duchess Of Cambridge Is Suffering From Hyperemesis Gravidarum, So What Is It?

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 05.09.2017 | UK Parents

The Duchess of Cambridge is suffering with hyperemesis gravidarum a form of severe sickness during her third pregnancy. Kensington Palace announced th...

How To Survive Morning Sickness

Gemma Capocci | Posted 25.04.2017 | UK Parents
Gemma Capocci

Everyone knows that morning sickness is a bugger. In fact, I would go as far to say it's quite a serious design fault. Why, after however many months of trying to conceive would your body reward your success with three solid months (or more!) of your worst stinking hangover EVERY. SINGLE. DAY?

12 Tweets That Sum Up The Ballache Of Morning Sickness

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Parents

Finding out you are pregnant is life-changing, not least because you’re probably going to get a lot more familiar with your toilet. Morning sicknes...

Morning Sickness Makes It Hard To Be A Good Sport

Darryl Smith | Posted 03.11.2016 | UK Parents
Darryl Smith

The weekend that my wife's morning sickness kicked in I was absent having gone to Twickenham to watch a rugby international between Australia and Argentina. I have no connection to either country other than having a tolerance for Fosters and corned beef but it was only £20 a ticket.

Because Honestly, I'm Just Feeling So Sick

Abbey Michelle | Posted 21.10.2017 | UK Parents
Abbey Michelle

Oh how I wish I was one of the ladies that "glow" with health and go swimming and jogging every day, filled with energy from the beauty of the new life within. But I am not. Maybe one day soon, yes, hopefully.

How to Irritate a Woman With Severe Pregnancy Sickness

Caroline Thain | Posted 01.07.2017 | UK Parents
Caroline Thain

Language is fundamental to how supported we feel. Misery is worsened by random friends or associates offering comments, showing they lack understanding. But if you still wish to irk a mum with hyperemesis, say these...

Women Need Better Support When Suffering With Morning Sickness, Says Report

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 22.06.2016 | UK Parents

Women experiencing morning sickness during pregnancy need more support, the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG) has argued. With ...

How Pregnant Women Feel - A Top Five

Deborah Pryn | Posted 30.03.2017 | UK Parents
Deborah Pryn

I'm now 15 weeks pregnant with baby number two and although many things are different second-time round (mainly that I was more sick and tired during the first 12 weeks) certain feelings, conversations and comments are cropping up all over again...How many of the below have you experienced?

When Pregnancy Is Not A Fairytale

Emma Porcelli | Posted 22.10.2016 | UK Parents
Emma Porcelli

This has been hard for me to write, and it did bring a few tears to my eyes. I don't think I could ever go through a pregnancy like I did with my 3rd ever again.

Experiencing Severe 'Morning' Sickness

Abbey Michelle | Posted 01.10.2016 | UK Parents
Abbey Michelle

I didn't want to write this as a "ways to cope" post, because what would annoy me the most during the darkest days was advice about what would make me feel better...but ultimately didn't help (yep, lemon tea and ginger biscuits can do one).

Suffering in Silence: Why Pregnant Women Should Speak Up

Kirsteen O'Sullivan | Posted 18.08.2016 | UK Parents
Kirsteen O'Sullivan

The idea that women have to suffer in silence is beyond a joke. It's just like so many other issues surrounding the female body that we're not supposed to discuss or acknowledge; painful periods, the menopause and difficult childbirth.

Kim Under Fire For Backing Morning Sickness Drug

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Kim Kardashian has come under fire after promoting the morning sickness drug Diclegis on her official Instagram page. SEE MORE: Kardashians Suppor...

We Need to Talk About Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Susanne Remic | Posted 14.07.2016 | UK Parents
Susanne Remic

Talk. Try to understand what it's like for her. Listen. She might not say much but she is speaking volumes. Be there for her to catch the tears as they fall, her heart as it breaks. Because the day to day agony of HG will end, and the days that follow will be flavoured with the compassion and kindness that you showed her when she was ready to fall.

Severe Morning Sickness Sufferers Expected To 'Put Up With It Or Have An Abortion'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2015 | UK Parents

Morning sickness plagues many mums-to-be, but a significant number who suffer from a more severe type are expected to either put up with it or have an...

What You Didn't Know About Morning Sickness...

Liz Fraser | Posted 09.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Liz Fraser

HG is a very very bad version of morning sickness. Really, superbad. Mothers can become ill very quickly if they don't consume any liquids for a few days, and they really do need to seek help. And maybe now that Her Royal Highness has kindly shed some green-tinged light on a serious condition that affects 1% of expectant mothers.

Baby Shower? How About a Placenta Party?

Sophia Moseley | Posted 14.09.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sophia Moseley

Are you amongst the small number of parents who are thinking about what is still an unusual and some might say repugnant practice of helping reduce the risk of post-natal depression and increase your 'happy' hormones? ... There is a growing trend for placentophagy - the act of mammals eating the placenta.

The Result Is Positive

Jess Suter | Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Jess Suter

The result is positive. My partner and I are thrilled. Tears prick our cheeks and we embrace each other as we revel in the joy of our future. I tell my mum and my best friend. Everyone is thrilled. I started to get sick...

LOOK: Geneticist Reveals What Wills & Kate's Royal Baby Could Look Like

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.02.2013 | UK

A South African geneticist has come up with images of what the Duke and Duchess’s unborn baby could look like both as a toddler and a teenager. ...

Duchess Of Cambridge Admits 'I'm Nervous About Giving Birth'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.02.2013 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge admitted she's "nervous" about giving birth as she visited a south London addiction charity on Tuesday. The 31-year-old w...

Pregnant Duchess Of Cambridge Visits Addiction Charity (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.04.2013 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge visited a South London rehab centre on Tuesday to meet and speak to women recovering from addiction. The mother-to-be, who...

Kate Pictures Harmless Insists Italian Gossip Mag

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

The editor of the Italian magazine which published pictures of a bikini-clad Duchess of Cambridge has defended his decision saying they did not "harm"...

Kate Middleton Pregnant Bikini Photos: This Morning Mistakenly Shows Chi Magazine Cover

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

An image of a bikini-clad pregnant Duchess of Cambridge was mistakenly broadcast to millions of This Morning viewers on Wednesday. Presenters Eamm...

Royal Outcry As Australian Magazine Says It Will Print Kate Bump Pics

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.02.2013 | UK

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge face fresh anguish and frustration after an Australian magazine announced plans to publish photographs of Kate, with...

'Very Disappointed': Palace Reacts As Bikini Shots Of Pregnant Kate Are Set For Publication

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 12.02.2013 | UK

St James's Palace says it is "very disappointed" that pictures taken of the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge while on holiday in Mustique are to be print...