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If HG continued past mid-pregnancy, did you experience complications during delivery related to your poor health such as a strained ligaments/joints, pelvic floor damage, prolonged or weak pushing, fainting, low blood pressure, low pain tolerance, forceps/assisted delivery, broken bones, nerve damage, low amniotic fluid, fetal problems due to difficult delivery, etc.?


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HG Stories & Forums

Share your experiences in one of our forum areas, discuss HG with others, or read testimonials and other's stories about their pregnancy.

  • Mother's Q&A Forums
    An inclusive collection of forums ranging from trying to conceive to postpartum for moms. A great place to glean hope, support, and comfort from other women. You can also access forums for families and friends.
  • HG Experiences Forums
    Share your story with others in any of the following forums.
    • Stories of Humor
      Share a story from your pregnancy or recovery to help others find a way to laugh.  
    • Stories of Grief
      Families share the pain of miscarriage and/or losing their baby due to HG.
    • Stories of Hope
      Mothers share the challenges of HG and how they survived.
  • 2002-2004 [HuGS] HG Discussion Forums
    Refer back to or finish discussions you started in our archived forum area (circa Nov. 2002 - May 2004)

HG Testimonials from Around the World

  • Voices of Mothers
    Read brief comments from nearly one hundred women who have experienced HG in many parts of the world.
  • Health Professionals Speak Out Read a one page summary of comments about HG from experts and researchers dedicated to supporting women with HG.(Available as a 92 Kb PDF.)
  • International Summary A one page summary of comments from women around the world.(Available as a 92 Kb PDF.)
  • Testimonial Summary
    A two page summary of comments from women around the world.(Available as a 92 Kb PDF.)

HER Founders' Stories

  • Kimber's Story
    Kimber MacGibbon is a registered nurse and the founder of HER. She is focused on improving understanding of HG and promoting proactive treatment. She has experienced HG twice and is the mother of two healthy children, a son (1999) and a daughter (2003).
  • Ann Marie's Story
  • Jeremy's Story
  • Brynn's Story

Updated on: Apr. 18, 2013

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