Our expert says:
Hiccups is caused by spasms of the diaphragm. a membrane separating your thorax and abdomen. Short-term hiccups are usually caused by eating and drinking habits, a sudden temperature change, excitement or stress. Long-term hiccups can be caused by damage or irritation to the vagus or phrenic nerves, nervous system disorders and metabolic disorders.
if the problem is chronic then i suggest you see an acupuncturist.
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