Home Remedies for Hiccups

A hiccup, also known as synchronous diaphragmatic flutter (SDF) or singultus, is an uncontrollable contraction of the diaphragm (the muscle that separates the chest from the abdomen) that may repeat several times per minute. As the diaphragm contracts, it causes you to breathe air in very quickly, followed by a sudden closure of your vocal … Continue reading Home Remedies for Hiccups