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Morning sickness

morning sickness

(Science: obstetrics) recurrent nausea and vomiting often seen in the first 12 weeks of pregnancy and more pronounced in the mornings.

Synonym: hyperemesis gravidarum.


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citrus fruits and size of breasts

... been a folk-medicine suggestion for citrus in early pregnancy to combat morning sickness, it might have been linked to the increase in breast size later in the pregnancy. ...

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by Darby
Thu Apr 05, 2012 4:51 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: citrus fruits and size of breasts
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Re: Thalidomide

... late 1950s, thalidomide was prescribed to expectant mothers to treat morning sickness, anxiety, and insomnia. A decade later, the Food and Drug Administration took the ...

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by TonyF
Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:41 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Thalidomide
Replies: 5
Views: 7986

Thalidomide

... born to women who took thalidomide during pregnancy as a treatment for morning sickness. however, in 1998 the U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved this drug for ...

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by JonathanLe
Sat Nov 06, 2010 5:23 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Thalidomide
Replies: 5
Views: 7986

Re: Experimental evidence for evolution

... and early 60’s thousands of women took the drug Thalidomide to combat morning sickness. This resulted in the terrible tragedy of thousand’s children being born with deformed ...

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by jevg
Sat Oct 02, 2010 10:43 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Experimental evidence for evolution
Replies: 103
Views: 176377

Solve medical mystery ~ yawn, stretch, tremors

... per day lasting several hours, and sleeping at night. I had terrible morning sickness and was slightly high on my T4 thyroid but that was normal when last we checked. My ...

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by pookieboo
Fri Jan 23, 2009 11:58 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Solve medical mystery ~ yawn, stretch, tremors
Replies: 3
Views: 10798
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