‘Stop trivialising it’: why we need to drop the term ‘morning sickness’ – Essential Baby – July 2020

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Anyone who has ever suffered from pregnancy nausea and sickness knows that the term ‘morning sickness’ is a cruel irony. And now, we have the science to prove it.

Researchers at the University of Warwick looked at the daily symptom diaries of 256 pregnant women. The participants used the dairies to record nausea and vomiting for the first 60 days of their pregnancy.


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