A hiccup is an involuntary contraction (myoclonic jerk) of the diaphragm that may
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The part to blame is your diaphragm (say: DIE-uh-fram). ... You've probably heard
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Hiccups that last longer than 48 hours are called persistent hiccups, and if they've
lasted more than a month, you have intractable hiccups. Both types can cause ...
No, a person cannot die from a moderate case of the hiccups. However, a person
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