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Home Remedies for Hiccups

Home Remedies for Hiccups Hiccup is scientifically called as synchronous diaphragmatic flutter (SDF) or in other words. The constant hiccuping is due to the contraction of the diaphragm and therefore stopping the hiccups is uncontrollable. In this case, the muscle separates the chest from the abdomen so it takes some time to be stopped. While diaphragm contracts, it helps in breathing air very quickly followed with the vocal cords. This produces a kind of sound of a hiccup. Every person would have different situation like that the hiccups occur individually or in bouts. Most people feel a bout of hiccups lasts only a few minutes and some persevere for hours. You should know from the sign of hiccup sound. Another cause might be drinking the carbonated beverages or excess amount of alcoholic beverages, overeating, quick eating, and eating spicy foods. Moods also depend upon the hiccupping such that the emotional stress excitement, smoking, sudden change in temperature and c