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Chronic Hiccups Could Be a Sign of Something Serious

Analysis by Dr. Joseph Mercola Fact Checked

chronic hiccups

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  • Hiccups can happen to anyone, at any age. Most are mild and stop within minutes, but in some cases, persistent hiccups may go on for months. These may indicate a significant health problem, including stroke, diabetes, kidney disease or cancer


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