My morning sickness was so horrible, for both of my pregnancies. With my first one, I lost almost 15 lbs during the first 12 weeks of my pregnancy. It literally started the moment I woke up until I went to sleep. Sometimes it was constant and other times it would sneak up on me when I least expected it. I would actually cry when I knew I had to take my vitamin, but being my first pregnancy, I made sure I strictly followed all orders.
Click the title of this post, "Morning Sickness and the Dreaded Prenatal Vitamin" above, or "Read More" below to see some options I was given to help keep us both stay healthy and sane throughout one of the most miserable parts of pregnancy.
Congratulations, you're pregnant! Buckle up, the months ahead will be the most amazing, the most terrifying, and the most "twilight-zone feeling" months of your life. Just know, you're not alone. Here is a guided tour through real life pregnancy. Although some women say they felt beautiful, confident, and sane their entire pregnancy, I find it hard to believe. Myself, and almost every mother or mom to be, I’ve talked to has experienced all or most of these symptoms and some even more.