Martina’s News

Martina and Laird were sitting in the waiting room at the doctor's office. Fortunately, she was able to get an appointment with Dr. Bradshaw. Someone had cancelled that morning. She was there because of what happened that morning when she was preparing breakfast. For some reason, the smell of scrambled eggs made her nauseous and …

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Severe Morning Sickness

When I was pregnant, I didn't experience any morning sickness.  I have heard of some women who experience it with the one pregnancy but not the other.  Some, like Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, however, suffer from severe morning sickness known as Hyperemesis Gravidarum. What is Hyperemesis Gravidarum?  It literally means "excessive vomiting in pregnancy". …

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Women and Shingles

I found out last week that my mother who suffers from Parkinson's has Shingles.  From what I have seen of Shingles it looks very painful.  I wanted to find out more about it so I decided to surf the Internet and get as much information as I could. What is Shingles? Shingles, also known as …

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