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How to Stop the Hiccups Fast

Eating, drinking or talking too fast can cause the hiccups. Hiccups are spasms of the diaphragm with inhalations that are stopped by the closing of the glottis. The word hiccup is also spelled hiccough and referred to as singultus. Hiccups may be caused by anxiety, drinking, eating, excitement, talking, laughing, hyperventilation, smoking, swallowing air or ...

Homemade Remedies to Stop Those Annoying Hiccups

Everyone has had them at one time or another. They seem to happen without warning or apparent cause to the young, as well as to the old. Hiccups are actually spasms of the diaphragm muscle. Every time we take a breath, the curved diaphragm contracts and pulls down. This action helps to draw oxygen into ...

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20 Controversial Ways to Stop Hiccups

Hiccups are one of life’s greatest mysteries that can often be fun and most of the time, annoying. You just can’t control all those involuntary spasms that your diaphragm takes. In fact, hiccups are caused by an irritated diaphragm, which is supposed to be responsible for the proper flow of air we breathe in and ...

Human, Dog, Cat and Alligator Hiccups

My household has had hiccups. The cats hiccup. The dog hiccups. We hiccup. This means that we are all experiencing from time to time repetitive spasms of our diaphragms. The sound we hear is the uncontrolled diaphragm movement. Spasm caused a contraction forcing a rush of air into our lungs stopping at our vocal cords ...

How to Get Rid of Hiccups!

They”re annoying and seem to strike at the most inconvenient times! It would certainly be a relief to know how to get rid of hiccups when they suddenly strike. Just what are hiccups and what causes them? Hiccups are involuntary spasms of the diaphragm. They occur when the diaphragm is irritated such as by eating ...