Pregnancy: How Can Two Pregnancies Feel So Different?

How can my two pregnancies feel so different? I felt great with my first baby, but now in the seventh week of my second pregnancy I am suffering from morning sickness all day long.


Peg Plumbo CNM

Peg Plumbo has been a certified nurse-midwife (CNM) since 1976. She has assisted at over 1,000 births and currently teaches in the... Read more

You know how they say that there are no two snowflakes alike? Well, that's the same with babies and pregnancies. One of my dear friends had children 11 months apart. With the first one, she had a dream pregnancy while with the second she had to be hospitalized for dehydration due to nausea and vomiting, she had bleeding on and off throughout. I was her midwife through both and I could not believe I was caring for the same woman.

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