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Today 15th May 2020 is NATIONAL HYPEREMESIS GRAVIDARUM AWARENESS DAY . Hyperemesis Gravidarum is extreme nausea and vomiting in pregnancy 🤢 and effects around 2% of pregnant women. It is defined as weightloss of 5% or more than pre pregnancy weight and can cause severe dehydration, electrolyte imbalance, ketones and nutritional imbalance. It can be massively miserable for pregnant mums to be and prevent them doing everyday things where they just feel so awful. If you know someone suffering from this condition ask them how you can help! I have put together lots of free Info and top tips that may help with this condition. If you would like this info either for yourself, a friend or if you are a Midwife and want to be able to offer suggestions to women in your care please comment below, PM me or email botanicalbump@gmail.com. Also visit: https://www.pregnancysicknesssupport.org.uk And of you are unable to keep anything down and losing weight please contact your GP or Midwife for further advice and support. #pregnancy #hyperemesis #hyperemesisgravidarum #morningsickness #nauseaandvomiting #earlypregnancy #pregnancytips #pregnancyinformation #midwife #midwifeledantenatalclasses #essentialoils