Abbie Duggar Is Suffering From Severe Morning Sickness During Pregnancy

Abbie Duggar confesses that her pregnancy has not been easy and she has very sick!

Abbie and John David Duggar are pregnant with their first child. They felt so blessed when they got pregnant and they were just praying for a healthy baby and a healthy pregnancy. The baby is healthy, but it has not been easy for Abbie. She has been really struggling with severe nausea and John David said that it hit her hard. He said that "she was down for probably seven weeks with severe morning sickness,” the dad-to-be, 29, tells Us Weekly exclusively in this week’s issue. “She got diagnosed with hyperemesis gravidarum, and she was hospitalized a couple times. We made multiple visits to the ER for dehydration. … She couldn’t eat, pretty much, or drink, or anything. So she was actually on IVs and had IVs at home. So that was a pretty scary time.”

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John David said that it has been really hard for him to watch because he can't really do much for her. He said that he keeps her water filled up and he is constantly getting her snacks if that is what she needs. He has been really trying to be attentive to her needs. He said that he is always just trying to get her to be as comfortable as possible during this time.

The couple has been very excited during this whole experience. John David said that his marriage to his wife just gets "better and better." We are so happy to hear and we hope that Abbie finds some relief from her severe sickness.

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