What do hiccups mean?

Many causes. Common triggers for short-term hiccups: eating too much, alcohol and carbonated beverages, sudden temperature changes, excitement or emotional stress. Hiccups lasting more than 48 hours are concerning--many many causes. This needs consultation with your doc. If you like details..Follow this link http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/hiccups/ds00975/dsection=causes good luck to you...

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What do hiccups mean? What causes them?

Hiccups . are caused by an irritation of the Phrenic nerve which controls the diaphragm. There are many, many causes for this condition which can last for minutes, hours, days or much longer. Most "cures" involve holding the diaphragm still for a few moments as by holding ones breath or by drinking water. Read more...