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Why do I hiccup when I eat green chillies?

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Dr. Howard Hack
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Air swallowing

Hiccups may be related to activity which results in spasm of the diaphragm, the muscles under the lungs.
In your case it may be eating too quickly, or from swallowing air while you eat.

In brief: Air swallowing

Hiccups may be related to activity which results in spasm of the diaphragm, the muscles under the lungs.
In your case it may be eating too quickly, or from swallowing air while you eat.
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