Morning sickness



Wanting to throw up, called nausea, with or without throwing up during pregnancy at any time of day.


Self-care includes snacking through the day and sipping water, real ginger ale or ginger tea. Stay away from foods or smells that make nausea worse.

When to seek immediate medical care

See a healthcare professional right away if:

  • New feelings of being dizzy and lightheaded.

When to make a doctor's appointment

Make an appointment to see a healthcare professional if:

  • Nausea or vomiting doesn't stop.
  • Hard to keep down liquids.