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‘I couldn’t believe it when I found out that there was a charity that deals with HG. I actually broke down, at last what I had seemed valid.’ - a hyperemesis gravidarum sufferer

HG Facts

Hyperemesis Gravidarum rarely ends at 12 weeks of pregnancy. It typically improves in the middle of pregnancy, but symptoms often last until birth. 

Aims of Hyperemesis Ireland

  • To provide information and support to women and families affected by hyperemesis gravidarum in Ireland.
  • To provide information that informs and educates healthcare professionals about care and treatment of hyperemesis gravidarum
  • To raise public awareness about hyperemesis gravidarum, its impacts and available treatments, through media liaison and public engagement
  • To support and encourage research into hyperemesis gravidarum

Hyperemesis Ireland is predominantly focused on those women with extreme symptoms of nausea and vomiting of pregnancy known as hyperemesis gravidarum. However, the charity and it's trustees recognise that women experience a wide spectrum of pregnancy sickness symptoms and provided information and support to any women effected by nausea and vomiting of pregnancy regardless of severity and/or diagnosis. 

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