Morning sickness define as the nausea and vomiting which occur in pregnancy but it happens anytime not only morning. Many women suffer from this condition in first trimester some suffer throughout the pregnancy.
The main signs and symptoms of this condition is nausea and vomiting which is triggered by certain stimuli like some foods, heat, some odors etc.
The exact cause of the morning sickness is not clear yet but it may be assumed that hormonal changes during pregnancy may be the reason.
Your doctor diagnosis this condition at clinic by asking signs and symptoms, there is no need of any specific test to diagnosis this condition.
Mild morning sickness resolve on its own and does not required any treatment but in moderate condition your doctor may prescribes pyridoxine supplement and ginger but severe condition required anti-nausea medications and avoid dehydration by drinking a lot of water and ORS.
Lifestyle and home remedies
Following tips will help to relieve morning sickness:
- Chew snack at morning
- Breath fresh air
- Drink a lot of juices and water
- Take prenatal vitamins
- Chew ginger