Believe in HER: Jaimi-lee

I have had hyperemesis gravidarum (HG) five times and have two beautiful little boys. The first HG pregnancy was the hardest, most confusing time of my life. A week after…

Read More

Come Home to HER: Mariane!

Tube feeding can help prevent malnutrition during hyperemesis gravidarum.

Read More
headshot of Kimber MacGibbon

When What Seems Like A Mess Becomes Your Mission

The HER Foundation began after my first pregnancy. I started having increasing nausea and vomiting a few weeks after our honeymoon that I thought was due to a stomach ulcer…

Read More

Come Home to HER: Eliana

I was sitting on the floor at the foot of my bed. I kind of knew how I got there, but it was a bit fuzzy. Each time I tried…

Read More

Come Home to HER: Suzanne

It was January 1999, and I was 13 weeks pregnant hooked to an IV in the Emergency Room. Since violently vomiting Thanksgiving dinner, I had barely kept anything down. The ER…

Read More

Jessica’s Story of Loss

They say when you see those two little lines on your home pregnancy test, your life is forever changed. As I wrestled my 9 month old into his pj’s I can say…

Read More

I had a niggle – #HERstory Guest Blog by Emma Paget

I had a niggle*. A niggle that remained after all plausible causes for my bouts of sickness and fatigue were eliminated and two whizzy sticks later the niggle was confirmed. There…

Read More

LaLanne’s Thoughts

“Making the journey across country to meet my fellow HG survivors was something I had to do. Hearing similar survival stories from other HG moms and their supportive HG dads…

Read More

An interview with HG author, advocate and survivor, Ashli Foshee McCall

The HER Foundation and Ashli Foshee McCall are like old friends — they go way back and have been working together to help HG women around the globe. For many…

Read More

A letter from Dr. Marlena Fejzo, Harvard PhD, HG research scientist and HG survivor

Dr. Marlena Fejzo wants to share her story with you about HG and share why she is so dedicated to the cause. She is grateful for the help of the…

Read More