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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hiccup

A hiccup is an involuntary contraction (myoclonic jerk) of the diaphragm that may repeat several times per minute. In Latin it is called singultus for the act of ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/181573.php

Dec 23, 2015 ... Learn all about hiccups (involuntary contractions of the diaphragm) and what causes them. We also cover ways to stop them, and possible ...

www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/9896.php

Jun 20, 2017 ... There are many suggested remedies for getting rid of hiccups, most of them have not been scientifically proven. In this article we offer common ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/hiccup.html

Wonder why hiccups happen? Find out more in this article for kids.

www.emedicinehealth.com/hiccups/article_em.htm

Sep 15, 2017 ... Hiccups are brief and involuntary contractions of the diaphragm muscle. Irritation of the nerves that extend from the neck to the chest can cause ...

www.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/why-do-i-hiccup

Oct 14, 2016 ... Everyone's had them, but do you know where hiccups come from? Learn why these funny sounds sometimes happen.

patient.info/health/hiccups-hiccoughs

Jul 7, 2017 ... A hiccup is an automatic action (a reflex) that the body can't control. During a hiccup your diaphragm (the muscle under your lungs that helps ...

www.medicinenet.com/hiccups/article.htm

A hiccup is a sudden, involuntary contraction (spasm) of the diaphragm muscle. When the muscle spasms, the vocal cords snap shut, producing the hiccup ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hiccups/symptoms-causes/dxc-20320115

May 24, 2017 ... Make an appointment to see your doctor if your hiccups last more than 48 hours or if they are so severe that they cause problems with eating, ...