What Causes Morning Sickness and Other Pregnancy Facts You Need to Know

What Causes Morning Sickness and Other Pregnancy Facts You Need to Know

This video was produced in 2022. It was reviewed in April 2024.
Valley Family Medicine physician Maikha Jeanlione, MD shares when to start prenatal visits, types of providers who offer care, where to get health insurance if you need it, what causes morning sickness and more. Boost your prenatal knowledge by watching Dr. Jeanlione’s video.

Black Maternal Health Week is a week of awareness, activism, and community-building aimed at amplifying the voices of Black Mamas, and centering the values and traditions of the reproductive and birth justice movements. Black Maternal Health Week is held annually, April 11 – 17, during National Minority Health Month and was founded by the Black Mamas Matter Alliance. The BMMA collectively works toward a future where ALL Black Mamas have the rights, respect, and resources to thrive throughout their lives—including in their reproductive years. #BMHW24

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