Affecting more than half of all pregnant women, acid reflux [heartburn] is an extremely common problem. Commonly called heartburn, it is caused when digestive acids flow up from the stomach and into the esophagus. Progesterone, the hormone that relaxes muscles in pregnancy, also relaxes the stomach valve that keeps acid out of the esophagus. […]
Morning Sickness, also known as nausea/vomiting of pregnancy (NVP) affects approximately 50% of pregnant women. The nausea may be mild, or severe enough to induce vomiting. And while it might be known is “morning sickness” it can strike at any time of the day.
Many expects suggest that morning sickness occurs most in women whose […]