The general rule for women with Hyperemesis Gravidarum, or any pregnancy related nausea for that matter is to eat pretty much anything you can. However, if things have escalated to the point where there’s blood in your vomit and your oesophagus has ripped, it may be advisable to follow a soft diet to help the… Continue reading Foods to eat with a torn oesophagus
Everybody seems to have a solution when you mention morning sickness. Even when I had been diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum, everybody I spoke to seemed to have a suggestion on something that might help. From my experience, these were the things that were most often recommended that had either no impact or made me feel… Continue reading 7 Things that were supposed to help my Hypermesis Gravidarum (but didn’t)
I wish this was a blog post on how to thrive with HG, but unfortunately I just don’t think that is physically possible. From personal experience, here are the 10 things that got me through those horrendous three months. I hope they help you too! The trusty bucket On the very rare occasion I left… Continue reading 10 Hyperemesis Gravidarum survival items
Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) is a debilitating condition suffered throughout pregnancy. It’s reported to be relatively rare, with the NHS estimating it effects between 1 and 3 pregnancies out of every 100 in the UK. Many women suffer nausea and vomiting during pregnancy that generally lasts between week four and twelve and although uncomfortable, a woman… Continue reading What is Hyperemesis Gravidarum?
★★★★ Happy Mum, Happy Baby is one woman’s very honest account of pregnancy and motherhood. Fletcher does not claim to have all the answers, and shares some very real anecdotes of her worries, struggles and wins as a mother. It’s an easy, light-hearted read that gives the impression of an enviable, modern-day sweet and solid… Continue reading Review of Happy Mum, Happy Baby – Giovanna Fletcher