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A diary pf our 235 kilometre walk from London to Toronto, Ontario to raise awareness for Hyperemesis Gravidarum, a devastating illness during pregnancy often misdiagnosed as simple morning sickness.

A diary pf our 235 kilometre walk from London to Toronto, Ontario to raise awareness for Hyperemesis Gravidarum, a devastating illness during pregnancy often misdiagnosed as simple morning sickness.

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    • --Journey Of Hope For HG Sufferers-- Helping To Pave The Way For HG Sufferers And Their Families One Step At A Time.
    • Why Are We Doing This?
    • For these women and many more
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    • Some of us have been told we must not REALLY want our children.
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    • And this is IF she can even take any oral medication.
    • We Need You to Believe…
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    • We Do Love Our Children and will fight to bring them into this world.
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    • Do We Let this Happen?
    • Or Do We Fight Back?
    • How will we make ourselves heard?
    • We Write…
    • Thank you Ashli McCall for your generous donation, and writing ‘Beyond Morning Sickness’.
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    • We Walk…
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    • We Paint…
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    • We will do whatever is necessary,
    • To Make people aware,
    • And Hope People Listen
    • To Get the Help We Need.
    • Please Help Us Spread the Word.
    • She Thanks You…
    • I Thank You…
    • The loving partners thank you…
    • The Families thank you…
    • We thank the HER Foundation…
      • Thank you Kimber, Dr. Phil, Anne Marie and Jeremy. We would have had NOWHERE to turn if it wasn’t for you.
    • And Motherisk NVP Helpline.
    • They Will Walk for others…
    • He Will Walk for me…
    • And I Will Walk For Her…
    • So This Never Happens Again…
      • “ If you cannot eat for a week or longer, get help right away. My wife did not have to die from HG, and neither should anybody else.” – George Giani lost his wife, Maria, on November 25 th , 2005.
    • And if we all Spread the Word…
    • We Will get the much needed help we are desperate for.
    • So She Can Have This…
    • She nearly had to have a blood transfusion.
    • These are not ‘normal’ pregnancies.
    • “ I lost 40 pounds in 3 ½ months.”
    • Soda crackers and ginger ale is NOT the cure.
    • “ At One point my mother was taken aside and was told to say goodbye to me.” - Opal Schumacher
    • What these women go through can easily be compared to torture.
    • And there is very little support and understanding.
    • But with each step we take, we give Hope…
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