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Hiccups refer to involuntary spasms of the diaphragm – the main muscle involved in breathing – followed by rapid closure of the vocal cords. This produces a distinctive β€œhic” sound at the top of the windpipe.
The effects of maternal exercise on fetal breathing movements

The effects of maternal exercise on fetal breathing movements

FDA decision over new obesity drug hangs in the balance

FDA decision over new obesity drug hangs in the balance

Ebola virus outbreaks linked to infected wild animal carcasses

Ebola virus outbreaks linked to infected wild animal carcasses

Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee

Florida-based online pharmacy illegally prescribed the powerful painkiller Vicodin to an Illinois state employee