(HealthDay News) -- Morning sickness is an unpleasant, yet
common side effect of pregnancy. When episodes of nausea and
vomiting become severe, it's time to call the doctor.
The Nemours Foundation mentions these warning signs that morning
sickness should be evaluated by a physician:
- Having nausea that is so persistent that you cannot eat or
- Vomiting to the point where food doesn't stay in the
- Vomiting blood.
- Fainting, feeling dizzy or losing weight.
- Urinating less frequently and having frequent headaches.
- Having a rapid heartbeat.
- Feeling extremely confused or fatigued.
- Noticing a bad, fruity odor to the breath or body.
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