Hiccups usually do not require any medical attention
Health Conditions: Hiccups
A hiccup, also refered as synchronous diaphragmatic flutter (SDF) or singultus, is a reflex contraction of the diaphragm that may repeat several times per minute. The contraction in diaphram is followed by a closure of vocal cords that results into the hic sound.
Most hiccups are not serious and do not need any medical attention But in some cases, they could be a symptom of threatening conditions like: Pneumonia High toxin levels in[…]