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Can hyperemesis gravidarum be prevented?

Unfortunately, there is no guaranteed way to prevent hyperemesis gravidarum. However, some of the risk factors are stress, being overweight, and unhealthy eating habits. Therefore, you can lower the risk by maintaining a healthy weight, following a nutritious diet, and controlling stress. Talk to your doctor about prescribing an exercise program and special diet to follow before, during, and after your pregnancy.

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