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02Oct 14


Hyperemesis Gravidarum - The Definitive Guide by Caitlin Dean and Amanda Shortman

It's taken two years of seriously hard work. Started by Amanda Shortman in 2012 and joined by me last year to drive it forward it's finally here, the first of it's kind in the UK... Hyperemesis Gravidarum – The Definitive Guide. And boy-o-boy are we about bursting with pride! Pre-orders of it on Amazon has shot it straight to #4 on their Pregnancy and Childbrith Best seller list.

It's got everything you need to survive the condition, hopefully with your mental and physical health in tact and a wonderful baby at the end! It's also got all the info midwives, nurses and doctors need to holistically treat women with hyperemesis gravidarum both effectively and compassionately. It's approach is pro-active and encouraging and we hope it will provide support and inspiration to anyone affected by HG whether personally or professionally.

Our hope is that this book will make the world of difference to women with this misunderstood and under appreciated condition, now and for generations to come.

You can buy it from all major book shops on the high street, such as Waterstones, and online, such as Amazon. Currently it's only available in paperback but the e-book version will be available in 3-4 weeks.

You can click below to buy Hyperemesis Gravidarum - The Definitive Guide on or click here if you live in America for the .com version and don't forget to write a review for it (if you like it!) and tell everyone you know about it!


And here it is on Amazon's Best Seller list this morning:

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Well done. This is going to make a lot of difference to lots of women. Am so buying it now!!!
Hayley livermore, 2nd October 2014

Wow, I will definitely be buying this! Out of stock at the minute, can't wait. Currently (insanely) considering a second HG pregnancy so reading this book will be invaluable!
Jenni - Baby Chaos, 3rd October 2014

Congratulations! Glad there's more info out there
Kayleigh Herbertson, 7th October 2014

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About Me

I am mother of three beautiful children and wife to a fantastic and supportive husband. I am a nurse, a farmer and a trustee for Pregnancy Sickness Support. I love working hard and spending time with my kids.

About this blog

Information and support for pregnancy sickness and hyperemesis gravidarum. Views are my own and do not represent those of any other organisation. Information provided here should not be a substitute for medical advice. My aim is to raise awareness and encourage sufferers to know they are not alone.

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