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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 ...

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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 ...

www.emedicinehealth.com/hiccups/article_em.htm

Sep 15, 2017 ... Information about hiccups causes like eating too fast, drinking to much, medications, and medical conditions. There are a variety of home ...

www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/hiccups/symptoms-causes/syc-20352613

May 24, 2017 ... Hiccups are involuntary contractions of the diaphragm — the muscle that separates your chest from your abdomen and plays an important role ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/hiccup.html

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

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.webmd.com/digestive-disorders/tc/hiccups-topic-overview

What are hiccups?Hiccups occur when a spasm contracts the diaphragm, a large sheet of muscle that separates the chest cavity from the abdominal cavity.

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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 ...