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Where do hiccups come from?..How do I get rid of them?
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
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In brief: Hiccups
Sudden contraction of inspiratory muscle w sudden closure of glottis causing the hic sound.
Try holding your breath, blowing out while pinching nose & mouth closed, breath on a bag, pull tongue, sip ice water, sudden fright, pull thighs against chest. Avoid sodas , carbonated drinks & alcohol. Most are bening and go away.

In brief: Hiccups
Sudden contraction of inspiratory muscle w sudden closure of glottis causing the hic sound.
Try holding your breath, blowing out while pinching nose & mouth closed, breath on a bag, pull tongue, sip ice water, sudden fright, pull thighs against chest. Avoid sodas , carbonated drinks & alcohol. Most are bening and go away.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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