Written by: Madison Margolin
A new condition has made headlines for making marijuana users ill, but some in the cannabis community believe it’s more complicated than smoking too much chronic.
Taeia Kaley-Dolan was sick for two years before she realized she had cannabis hyperemesis syndrome.
In 2014, she began smoking weed for anxiety and depression following the death of her brother. Soon, she started retching up mucous and feeling intense abdominal pain. “I could feel my heartbeat in my stomach,” Kaley-Dolan describes. “I blamed it on stress. I basically continued to smoke to take more of the edge off.” But it got worse. The daily nausea began to kick in, then the vomiting. It felt like a flu that wouldn’t go away.
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