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How to treat severe morning sickness and down's syndrome?

How to treat severe morning sickness and down's syndrome?

Morning sickness: Morning sickness can be helped with ginger candies, ginger ale, or ginger tea; vitamin b6; peppermint candies or tea; nibbling on crackers or toast; or smelling fresh lemon, etc. I'm sorry, but this will not help the down's syndrome part. Homeopathy can also help morning sickness, and so can acupuncture. ...Read more

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Is losing weight an early sign of pregnancy? No morning sickness, but been losing weight in the past week. Period is late.

Is losing weight an early sign of pregnancy? No morning sickness, but been losing weight in the past week. Period is late.

Not a good indicator: Losing weight is not one of the common signs of early pregnancy. In fact, many women have no symptoms at all when they become pregnant. The best way to know if you're pregnant is with an at home urine pregnancy test. Symptoms like weight gain, bloating, vaginal bleeding and nausea are very unreliable indicators. Best of luck to you! ...Read more

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My 29 year old daughter was told on 3/5 the baby she was carrying had down syndrome. He was delivered on 3/9 at 33 weeks! Although there were signs early enough in the pregnancy like unsuaul water retention because the baby wasn't swallowing food due to a

My 29 year old daughter was told on 3/5 the baby she was carrying had down syndrome. He was delivered on 3/9 at 33 weeks! Although there were signs early enough in the pregnancy like unsuaul water retention because the baby wasn't swallowing food due to a

I: I am so sorry to hear about this unfortunate situation. This is a question that needs to be posed to the lawyers here on avvo. Com. However, I must tell you that there are a lot of resources for parents that have children with down syndrome. Your daughter should meet with a social worker to get information on all the resources available to her and the baby.
All the best. ...Read more

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I'm 7 weeks morning sickness completely stopped is this normal to stop so early?

Yes: Yes you can have this stop at any time
and actually most women do not have morning sickness - so it is fine. ...Read more

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I don't know if I am pregnant how early could morning sickness be present?

I don't know if I am pregnant how early could morning sickness be present?

Run a test: If you're wondering about pregnancy, you should run a home urine pregnancy test. By the time a woman has morning sickness, the test will be positive. Morning sickness usually comes on about 4 weeks after conception. ...Read more

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What can I do to help severe morning sickness, I have had it for 6 months straight now and its getting me quite down. Please help?

Ask OB: Your OB should be able to help you. There are b vitamins, unisom, emetrol, hypnosis, small meals frequently and medications that can help. ...Read more

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I am having terrible morning sickness! Every hour it seems like I'm running to the toilet and it's miserable! I can't keep anything down. Any help?

Morning sickness: There are medications that can be prescribed by your doctor that will certainly help you. For now, take nothing by mouth for at least 6 hours. Get crystal light or Gatorade and town or club crackers. After the 6 hours of stomach rest, take 5cc of the fluid every 5 mins, every 15 minutes take one town or club cracker. Increase volume of fluid every hour if it stays down. ...Read more

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How early in pregnancy does morning sickness start?

First Trimester: Nausea & vomiting of pregnancy may begin very early in pregnancy, typically in the first trimester. It may be mild or severe. Discuss your symptoms with your OB and he/she will review many different lifestyle, dietary modifications and remedies that exist to help you deal with the myriad of symptoms you may experience. ...Read more

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For what reasons do women in their early pregnancy have the morning sickness?

Hormones: The pregnancy hormone HCG causes nausea in many women. Hcg will begin to decrease when the placenta matures early in the second trimester and subsequently the morning sickness usually resolves then. ...Read more

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Girl friend has morning sickness and can't keep anything down she's being sick 5 times a day! Nothing helps?

Girl friend has morning sickness and can't keep anything down she's being sick 5 times a day! Nothing helps?

Talk to doctor: There are many treatments that can help. Sometimes a woman has to be hospitalized if she is losing a lot of weight. If you gets sick 5 times a day but can keep a little down the rest of the time, she will probably be ok without extreme intervention. I would recommend she contact her ob. ...Read more

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Can you get symptoms of pregnancy in the first week? If so, what are they? Can you get morning sickness this early?

Can you get symptoms of pregnancy in the first week? If so, what are they? Can you get morning sickness this early?

Yes: You can have pregnancy associated symptoms days before you miss a period! Common findings are swollen or tender breasts, fatigue and nausea. If you have a question, you can always take a home pregnancy test for very accurate results. ...Read more

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Is morning sickness a good sign? I have endometriosis and the last time I was pregnant the baby didn't make it into the sack.

Is morning sickness a good sign? I have endometriosis and the last time I was pregnant the baby didn't make it into the sack.

It can be: But it generally no fun...Ultimately, I would confirm a positive pregnancy test. If you are already pregnant the endometriosis will unlikely be a detriment to the developing pregnancy. As one gets older, the risk of miscarriage goes up due to a higher likely of the pregnancy having an abnormal chromosomal makeup. I would confirm the pregnancy and contact your obgyn immediately for ultrasound. ...Read more

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I started feeling morning sickness right after few days of sex. I tested on the 7th day n found that it was positive. Could pregnancy be detected early?

I started feeling morning sickness right after few days of sex. I tested on the 7th day n found that it was positive. Could pregnancy be detected early?

It's possible: Some women are very sensitive to even minor changes and fluctuations in their hormonal levels, and early pregnancy can elicited symptoms as you describe. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Is morning sickness always the first sign of pregnancy?

No not always: While "morning sickness" is often an early sign of pregnancy it is not always the case. Sometimes just being late with a period may be the only sign that some women have. Other signs that are seen are sudden aversion to certain foods, or altered sense of smell and fatigue as well. Also increased breast tenderness is often seen. The bottom line is self awareness that something may feel different. ...Read more

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How early after ovulation can I have pregnancy symptoms? Like sore breasts and morning sickness?

How early after ovulation can I have pregnancy symptoms? Like sore breasts and morning sickness?

After missed LMP: Those symptoms are pregnancy hormone related (elevated estrogen and hcg) and occur about 10 days to 2 weeks after your missed last menstrual period. (lmp). ...Read more

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I'm four weeks pregnant and don't have maby pregnancy signs or morning sickness only sore breast is something wrong?

Not necessarily: It is still early pregnancy. ... So, we just need more time to see how things progress. At about 6-8 weeks you should see an OB doctor to confirm that you have a healthy pregnancy. Symptoms of early pregnancy (tired, breast tenderness, nausea) may kick in any day. .. Or you may be lucky and just not have any. We'll have to wait and see! ...Read more

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I have had very bad morning sickness (8 weeks pregnant). I have a hard time keeping food down. Is it ok to take emitrol!?

Emetrol?: Yes emetrol is safe to use while pregnant. There are acupressure bands that can be purchased over the counter that can be helpful. You need to eat small amounts frequently throughout the day. ...Read more

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Hi im 4 days past ovulation and I have nausea and morning sickness been sick a few times. Can I be pregnant this early?

Hi im 4 days past ovulation and I have nausea and morning sickness been sick a few times. Can I be pregnant this early?

Yes but: At 4 days post ovulation, or hopefully post fertilization, you would not be symptomatic as you have described. It is entirely possible that it is because of something you have eaten or something viral, That is very common. Just wait and see. Good luck, ...Read more

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How long does it take after noticing implantation bleeding to start experiencing preg. Signs like morning sickness and soar breasts?

Varies: Some women will experience those symptoms within days of implantation - for others it may be a few weeks, and some women never have those symptoms. ...Read more

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How early can I experience morning sickness? What are some pregnant symptoms you can get before missing your period? My period is due 5-15-14.

How early can I experience morning sickness? What are some pregnant symptoms you can get before missing your period? My period is due 5-15-14.

Breast tenderness: And enlargement were always the first things I noticed, up to a week before my expected period. Wait until the date of your expected period before testing. Use first morning urine for best results. If pregnancy or lifetime std is not in your plans, please use condoms &hormonal birth control. Boys don't have to deal with any of the physical or psych consequences. They just move on. Test mthfr! ...Read more

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Morning Sickness (Definition)

The nauseated feeling (sometimes with vomiting) some women get in their first trimester of pregnancy, usually between 6 and ...Read more


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Down Syndrome (Definition)

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