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Poll Results

Do you have a method for getting rid of hiccups that you absolutely swear by?

Scare them off 21 votes 5.43 %

Chug water/gargle water 82 votes 21.19 %

Breathe into a paper bag 13 votes 3.36 %

Hold your breath and swallow three times 121 votes 31.27 %

Tug on your tongue 2 votes 0.52 %

Swallow a teaspoon of sugar 34 votes 8.79 %

Stretch your diaphragm 17 votes 4.39 %

I've tried all of these and nothing works, I am a lost cause 52 votes 13.44 %

Lay on the floor in misery until they go away on their own 45 votes 11.63 %

Total votes: 387


The poll is an unscientific sampling of public opinion intended solely to allow our readers to express themselves on issues of the day. Its findings may not be representative of the general population of Guelph or other areas.