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  • Hiccups in Babies and Children
    The term for hiccups comes from Latin. It means sobbing while catching your breath. Hiccups occur due to an involuntary spasm of the muscles that help us to breath, including the diaphragm (the large muscle that divides the chest from the abdomen) and the muscles around the ribs.

  • Parenting and Child Health - Health Topics - Hiccups
    Hiccups are the caused by a sudden, unpredictable tightening of the diaphragm (the muscles at the bottom of the lungs that you use when breathing) sucking air into the lungs.

  • The Doctors Book of Home Remedies for Children Hiccups
    Given that uncertainty, it's not surprising that the scientific community has yielded no surefire hiccup cure. But everybody has a suggestion, and many of them work, at least some of the time. The medical experts modestly admit, though, that your grandmother's cure may be as good or better than theirs. But the following recommendations can be added to your own list of family favorites.

  • Hiccups Natural Cure
    Here are a few ways to stop the hiccups.

  • Hughes/Green Method to Cure Hiccups
    This is the only real way to instantly cure the hiccups! Look no further! The Hughes/Green method cure's the hiccups EVERY time GUARANTEED!

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