You see it in the movies all the time…
Girl starts dating. Girl feels fine. After a month or so, girl has frequent urges to throw up, especially in the morning.
We in the audience know exactly what this is: the start of morning sickness, which affects at least 50% of all pregnant women.
For you soon-to-be first-time moms out there, in order to get a grasp on this morning sickness thing, you need to first know what causes morning sickness…
Odor sensitivity, varying hormone levels, and low blood sugar have been found to exisit in pregnant women which all contribute to the morning sickness.
So what can you do to treat the morning sickness?
- Consuming lemons
- Eating more small meals during the day
- Eating bananas, saltine crackers
- Drinking ginger ale
Experienced mothers: what sorts of tricks help you combat morning sickness? Share what you know with the new mothers in the comments below…
The Start Of Morning Sickness [Parenting Article Library]