There's plenty of room for all God's creatures. Right next to the mashed potatoes!
(08-16-2012, 04:36 AM)bohica Wrote: Epiglottis , which covers the lung entry when swallowing. A tiny bit of food trapped in there will cause it to try to expel via hiccups.
That's what I thought. That's the "flap" I was talking about. But, NO, the videos with the young doctors are saying it's the diaphragm which is way down low below the stomach.
Back in the day,
the cunning lie
"honey, I'm pregnant"
always scared the hiccups - and other -
Worked every single April fools day too.
And good morning
Quote:chronic hiccups are ones that continue for an extended period of time. Episodes that last for more than two days and less than a month are sometimes called persistent hiccups. On rare occasions, hiccups persist even longer than a month or recur frequently over an extended period of time. The longest recorded episode of these chronic hiccups lasted 60 years.
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