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"morning" sickness remedies

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daisygatsby Wed 20-Feb-13 11:15:05

Im around 6 weeks pg I think and for the last week Ive had really bad nausea. I havent actually been sick yet but for the last couple of days i have felt sick all day long. Its really awful and the thought of feeling like this for another 6 weeks makes me want to cry.

can you share with me your remedies please?

kiwikaterpillar Thu 21-Feb-13 09:02:23

This is my first post, have been a lurker for a while though! I'm 28+3 and still suffering from nausea and vomiting but I have found something that really helps- although not that practical when at work. Home made watermelon sorbet.
Make some sugar syrup, cool for 2 hours. Add juice of a lemon and a whole heap of blended up (strained) watermelon and then put in an ice-cream maker. You can keep leftovers in the freezer for up to a week. Midwife says she thinks that my sugar levels are to blame for the sickness, but I feel too guilty if I sit there eating sweets all day, and TBH the sorbet seems to help quicker and is a lot better. DH is on sorbet making duty twice a week, it's the least he can do IMO!
Soda water & lime is also quite good and easier to take to work, so maybe give that a go.

daisygatsby Thu 21-Feb-13 10:17:40

thanks again everyone.

am feeling slightly better so far today. springforward have been going to bed at 9 every night this week so that helps. but im working full time and have ds (3yo) and i just have no energy for him in the evenings.

im going to make a note of all your suggestions and make a trip to the shops at the weekend. im thinking about taking the day off work tomorrow too, to try and catch up on more sleep

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