Morning sickness helplines

Use our helplines to find out more information and advice on morning sickness

NHS Choices – Hyperemesis Gravidarum

Information on hyperemesis gravidarum from NHS Choices including causes, symptoms, diagnosis, risks and treatment and with links to other useful resources.

Patient UK

Sickness and vomiting in pregnancy is the UK’s leading independent health site, established for over 15 years. With more than 16 million visits a month, it is a trusted source of information for both patients and health professionals nationwide. The site contains over 4000 health information leaflets, a wellbeing centre, a free health check, and thousands of discussion forums.

The National Childbirth Trust

Pregnancy Helpline: 0300 330 0700

Becoming a parent is a life-enhancing experience, but it can also be challenging and sometimes stressful. We are here to help you through this transition, offering relevant information, reassurance and mutual support.


To talk to a midwife, call: 0800 0147 800

Comprehensive website and midwife helpline with details of all aspects of pregnancy and giving birth to a healthy baby.

PSS - Pregnancy Sickness Support

Information line: 024 7638 2020

Pregnancy Sickness Support is a registered UK charity working to improve care, treatment and support for women suffering from nausea and vomiting in pregnancy (NVP) and the severe form of the condition; hyperemesis gravidarum (HG). We are setting up a national support network for sufferers and raising awareness about the NVP and HG with the public, the media and health care professionals (HCPs). We are also involved in ongoing research into the cause and treatment of NVP and HG and the psychological impact for sufferers and their families.

Spewing Mummy

I'm a registered general nurse. I am the vice chair trustee for Pregnancy Sickness Support. I spewed a LOT to get my three kids here... to produce the first two alone I spewed over 2,000 times! In short I had Hyperemesis Gravidarum (extreme vomiting in pregnancy). I'm extraordinarily passionate about raising awareness of hyperemesis gravidarum and improving care and treatment for women with HG.

Recently I've become a bit of a figure head for the cause having worked my socks off to establish a national support network for sufferers and my role as a trustee for PSS means I am a spokesperson for hyperemesis generally. I also aim to dispel myths about pregnancy sickness and to be honest, pregnancy generally.

The Baby Centre

Severe pregnancy sickness

A comprehensive online resource for new and expectant parents including coping with morning sickness and Hyperemesis Gravidarum.

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