dry heaves

dry heaves

retching.
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Following nausea is the dry heaves, which are essentially respiratory spasms.
Only this is so over-kooked, it's more likely to prompt dry heaves than tears.
Unlike the earlier film, however, this is so over-kooked, it's more likely to prompt dry heaves than tears.
Whether such ham-fisted hokeyness prompts tears or dry heaves will doubtless depend on your age.
Over the past five years, it only rained four months instead of nine in the communes of Busoni and Bugabira and in this region, the sandy soil and dry heaves at the slightest breath of wind.
One sleepless night where he had an episode of the dry heaves, he decided he had better head to the ER.
After two weeks of vitamin K shots, it didn't help her at all; she was still having dry heaves all day.
It smelled so bad, I got the dry heaves unloading it.
My vital signs were sky-high, and I experienced dry heaves that turned to intense vomiting and fever with a bad rash (this was captured on videotape).
Signs of choke include retching, dry heaves (nonproductive vomiting), excessive salivation, and difficulty breathing.
He complained of nausea and had some dry heaves with a small amount of white frothy mucous.