HERstory: Rachel

Thank you, Rachel, for sharing your journey with Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG). There it is. The big blue plus sign. We’re pregnant! We were newlyweds, pregnant for the very first time with our first baby, and life couldn’t have been any more perfect. I was on a cloud of happiness. I was already thinking of cute…

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Donate to HER and Win Fun Family Gifts from Our Sponsor, Little Bumper

BASKETS YOU CAN WIN! Family boutique company, Little Bumper, who generously sponsored our virtual 5K in September is now offering gifts for you! Choose the one you want to win, and make the largest donation on that basket to make it your own. Little Bumper believes in HER mission, so shop their store generously to say thank…

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2020 HG Vision: the year in review

Support another 20 years of helping mothers and babies thrive. HER is the global voice and leader for HG research and education.

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WE’RE EXCITED TO WELCOME 2021!

Support another 20 years of helping HG mothers and babies thrive! We are so thankful for 20 years of serving the HG community and look forward to another 20. Our resources have helped over 2 million people across 95% of the world! This demonstrates that credible and innovative HG information is a global need, and…

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We hold them in our hearts

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss (PAIL) Awareness Month, and we want to honor the memories of the little ones we hold in their hearts. October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss (PAIL) Awareness Month, and we want to honor the memories of the little ones we hold in their hearts. We are grateful for the transparency and love shared by members of our loss community.

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HERstory: Saloni

For the second installment of the #HERstory Global Initiative, we spoke with Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) survivor Saloni, who is currently residing in India. She shed some light on her personal HG journey, which she is still undergoing to this day as she continues to recover. Because she believes that there is little HG awareness in…

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The HER Foundation launches 1 MOM is 2 Many

The HER Foundation is launching 1 MOM is 2 Many, a collaborative campaign, to drive effective maternal health standards forward and prevent adverse outcomes as a result of Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG). Pregnant women suffering with hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) and related complications are too often deprived of respectful, appropriate, effective care and deserve a chance at…

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We’re Celebrating 20 Years of Help and Hope for HG

From 2000 to 2020, we have been building a healthier future for the next generation! Over the past 20 years, we have offered support and resources to over 2,000,000 people across the globe. We hope you enjoy these highlights from our start as a patient-driven organization to our current role as the leading HG research…

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HERstory: Veronica

This summer, we had the pleasure of interviewing Veronica about her experience with Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG). Veronica is an HG survivor and native Venezuelan who is currently residing in Toronto, Canada. Veronica is the first mom we were able to interview in her native language, Spanish, as part of our #HERstory Global Initiative. Below is…

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AmazonSmile is now available on the mobile app!

AmazonSmile is now available on your mobile app! Every time you shop online, a portion of your purchase can support our work to help families facing HG.

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Kimber MacGibbon during filming for Expecting Amy

The HER Foundation consulted about Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) for Expecting Amy

We’ve held it in for over a year, but now the exciting HG news is out! The HER Foundation was consulted about Hyperemesis Gravidarum (HG) for Amy Schumer’s docuseries, Expecting Amy. Directed by Alexander Hammer, the three part docuseries tells the story of Schumer’s marriage, comedy tour, and HG pregnancy. This series brings light to…

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Alexander Hammer

Alexander Hammer, Director and Editor of Expecting Amy, Talks With The HER Foundation

This week, we talked with Alexander Hammer, Director and Editor of Expecting Amy, Amy Schumer’s docuseries about her family, work, and HG pregnancy. In the three part docuseries, Hammer’s skilled storytelling highlights Schumer’s heart and love for her family and work: Under the lights of a comedy tour and Schumer’s marriage to Chris Fischer, we…

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COVID-19 Statement

The HER Foundation is here for you regardless of what is going on around the world. This pandemic is especially concerning to us because pregnant women have a reduced immune system to prevent rejection of the baby. This makes them … Continue reading →

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Top 5 Things an HG Mom Needs

What are the top 5 things HG Moms need? Mom needs a lot of rest. A quiet, trigger free room is important.  Support and compassion make a difference. HG is very isolating and traumatic. Love and support from family and friends can ease her suffering. This is not a woman’s fault: HG is in her…

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HG Patient Cards & Logo Stickers or Cling Decal

These little business-sized cards are great to buy and share with those facing HG. On one side, they can find a list of resources HER offers women in need. On the back, there is a quick reference guide to HG treatment. Share them with others and educate them on HG care. We have durable full-color…

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TougHGirl Anniversary Sport-Tek Tee

Want a great deal! We have a few of our anniversary tees left from a few years ago. They are high quality Sport-Tek performance tees, women’s fit, short sleeve in black with TougHGirl on the front and our signature anniversary tagline on the back. These are great ways to share your story and increase awareness.…

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TougHGuy Adult Tees by NIKE

Show your style and support HER’s important life-saving mission by buying a quality Nike Dri-Fit tee with the HER Foundation’s signature “TougHGuy” on the front and leadership statement on the back. It’s a great way to share about the cause and your story! Tees are black, men’s fit, short-sleeves. Options: Medium $42.99 USDLarge $42.99 USDExtra…

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Swag bag

Awesome Swag Bags & Tumblers

If you were part of the 2020 virtual 5K, you know how thrilled people were with their awesome, high-quality swag bags! We only have a few left, so get one now before we run out!!! They make great gifts and are a fabulous deal! Below you can order the full bag or just a fun…

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TougHGirl Adult Tees (NIKE and Bella Canva)

Show your style and support HER’s important life-saving mission by buying a quality Bella-Canva or Nike tee with the HER Foundation’s signature “TougHGirl” on the front and leadership statement on the back. It’s a great way to share about the cause and your story! Tees are black, women’s fit, short-sleeves. Options: XS TougHGirl Black Cotton…

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Giving Hope on Giving Tuesday

This year there is HOPE. Don’t you feel it…the feeling of CHANGE. We have suffered through so many uncertainties and challenges in 2020, and now we can look forward to the end of the year and to a new beginning. Here at HER Foundation, we are ready for a very BIG day in the nonprofit world:…

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