The use of CAM by women suffering from nausea and vomiting during pregnancy

  title={The use of CAM by women suffering from nausea and vomiting during pregnancy},
  author={Taras Hollyer and Heather Shirley Boon and Alexia Georgousis and Michael J. A. Smith and Adrienne RN Einarson},
  journal={BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine},
  pages={5 - 5}
BACKGROUND Nausea and vomiting during pregnancy (NVP) affects two-thirds of pregnant women to varying degrees and over the years many modalities have been used to try to alleviate this often debilitating condition. There is a paucity of information in the literature about the use or efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) for the treatment of this condition that affects so many women. Our primary objective was to examine the prevalence of CAM usage by women suffering from NVP… CONTINUE READING

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