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Morning Sickness
What is it?
Feeling of nausea and sickness which are common in early pregnancy are caused by increased hormone production. This morning sickness can actually strike at any time of the day or night. It usually comes during the first three months of pregnancy but can, very occasionally, persists right into late pregnancy.
vomiting, nausea.
Conventional Practice:
Conventional doctors are extremely reluctant to prescribe medicine in early pregnancy because of potential adverse effects on the developing baby. In severe cases it is sometimes necessary to admit the patient to hospital and give her fluids through an intravenous drip to prevent dehydration.
Alternative Treatments:
  Herbal Medicine
  The medicinal use of herbs is said to be as old as mankind itself. Tribes still use their traditional knowledge of plant and their healing properties passed on from generation to generation. The armies of slave workers who laboured to build the Egyptian pyramids took a daily ration of garlic to ward off the pestilential fevers and infections that were rife at the time. More Info
  Homoeopathy aims to treat the whole person. Illness is seen as a sign of disharmony or inner imbalance. More Info
  Naturopathy has concentrated on helping the body to cure itself. It aims to do this by means of various therapies, chiropractic, diets and dieting, exercise, hydrotherapy, massage, osteopathy, relaxation and breathing, and yoga. It also encourages people to think positively in terms of good health. More Info

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