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SICKNESS. By sickness is understood any affection of the body which deprives it temporarily of the power to fulfill its usual functions.
     2. Sickness is either such as affects the body generally, or only some parts of it. Of the former class, a fever is an example; of the latter, blindness. When a process has been issued against an individual for his arrest, the sheriff or other officer is authorized, after he has arrested him, if he be so dangerously sick, that to remove him would endanger his life or health, to let him remain where he found him, and to return the facts at large, or simply languidus. (q.v.)

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Some women find ginger helps with nausea, so perhaps a ginger snap could stave off morning sickness before it happens.
It was later widely promoted and prescribed to treat morning sickness, mostly in western Europe and Canada, despite a lack of research in pregnant women.
Diclegis is the only drug approved by the FDA for the treatment of morning sickness in pregnancy.
Morning sickness can be particularly bad for the small proportion of pregnant women who suffer from hyperemesis gravidarum - an extreme form of the condition that struck down the Duchess of Cambridge during her pregnancies.
Since then, a number of Zofran studies have examined the alleged pregnancy risks tied to the morning sickness drug, and allegedly between November 2011 and January 2012, two separate studies found that the use of Zofran during pregnancy to combat nausea and vomiting from morning sickness was associated with a 2.4-fold increased risk of cleft lip and cleft palate birth defects in babies.
Kirstie Allsopp TV property expert Kirstie has also suffered from severe morning sickness and was hospitalised during her pregnancy.
It was originally prescribed as a "wonder drug" for morning sickness, headaches, coughs, insomnia and colds.
Like hundreds of other women across the UK, her mother Jennifer Wallace, 60, was prescribed a morning sickness drug called Debendox during her pregnancy in 1976.
Mum-to-be Louise Whitby, 31, lost out on her share of the huge jackpot after failing to pay her PS2 stake after taking the day off due to morning sickness.
I'm told this is a good sign but I must look green around the gills (or maybe people had read my story) because last week, as I was traipsing round Liverpool One shopping centre, a couple of girls shouted, "Arrowroot biscuits for the morning sickness, love".
In a candid interview, Jessica told how the Royal Family have been rallying round the duchess to help her recover from the morning sickness that left her in hospital.
News of the royal pregnancy broke when she was admitted to a private London hospital suffered from severe morning sickness.