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Hiccups Part 2 (Teacher: Michael)

However, sometimes they caused by nothing more than worry or stress. But once they've started, hiccups difficult to rid of.

There many old wives' tales about curing hiccups, such as frightening the sufferer, drinking of the wrong of the glass, holding your breath or nose, and dropping a key the sufferer's .

Personally, I the two remedies most likely to the trick either breathing in and of a brown paper bag or swallowing a teaspoonful of granulated sugar.

The raw sugar remedy probably works by scraping against the of the throat and stimulating a nerve to suppress the hiccups, breathing in and of a paper bag probably works because it alters the concentration of carbon dioxide breathed in.

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