Hyperemesis Gravidarum. Now that a high-profile celebrity is suffering from this condition of pregnancy, you will be hearing more about it. I watched a morning news anchor butcher the pronunciation this morning – my bet is that in another six months, everyone will know how to pronounce it correctly. It took me a few times to get it right.
While we offer joyful congratulations to Kate Middleton (and Prince William), our heart goes out to her. Mamas with HG usually do not have the blissful pregnancy memories that other mamas carry with them.