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Pregnant Holly Madison Hospitalized With Extreme Morning Sickness

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Holly Madison arrives for Ubisoft Presents The Launch Of Just Dance 4 at Lexington Social House on October 2, 2012 in Hollywood, California. Gabriel Olsen/FilmMagic

Holly Madison is on the mend.

Nearly seven months pregnant with her first child, the former Girls Next Door beauty, 32, was hospitalized Dec. 3 for complications due to morning sickness, she confirmed via Twitter.

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“Almost seven months and morning sickness took hold! Glad to be otherwise OK, though,” Madison tweeted, along with an Instagram photo of the Converse sneaker clad mom-to-be with an IV in her arm.

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As supportive messages from fans poured in, the expectant mom assured Twitter followers her health was improving. “Thank you for all the get well wishes! Keeping me entertained — forgot to bring a book with me,” Madison — expecting a daughter with her Electric Daisy Carnival founder boyfriend Pasquale Rotella — continued.

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Madison is not the only celebrity mother-to-be faced with a nasty bout of morning sickness this week. On Monday, Dec. 3 — the same day her first pregnancy was confirmed, Kate Middleton, 30, was admitted to King Edward VII Hospital in Central London to receive treatment for Hyperemesis Gravidarium.

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Affecting between 0.03 to 1 percent of expectant mothers, HG is characterized by severe nausea, vomiting, weight loss, dehydration, lightheadedness and fainting. Treatment typically includes hydration, bed rest, and in some cases like Middleton’s, hospitalization.

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