A hiccup is an involuntary contraction (myoclonic jerk) of the diaphragm that may
repeat several times per minute. In medicine, it is known as synchronous ...
Wonder why hiccups happen? Find out more in this article for kids.
Dec 23, 2015 ... Hiccups are sudden, involuntary contractions of the diaphragm which occur at the
same time as a contraction of the voice box (larynx) and total ...
Sep 10, 2015 ... Hiccups often occur out of the blue and can quickly become bothersome, leading
us to try all sorts of unusual and creative ideas to get rid of ...
Why do we hiccup? ... Hiccups are sudden, involuntary contractions (spasms) of
the diaphragm muscle. ... Hiccups can even occur in a fetus while still in utero.
Short bouts of hiccups are common and harmless. Persistent hiccups (lasting for
more than 48 hours) are rare. However, they need medical assessment ...
Nov 19, 2015 ... Information about hiccups causes like eating too fast, drinking to much,
medications, and medical conditions. There are a variety of home ...
Jan 9, 2016 ... Hiccups are usually temporary, but in rare cases these involuntary spasms of
your diaphragm can persist for days, months or even years.
Sep 26, 2015 ... Hiccups are repetitive, uncontrollable contractions of the diaphragm muscle. Your
diaphragm is the muscle just below your lungs. It marks the ...
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