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Poll Results

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

Scare them off 110 votes 7.19 %

Chug water/gargle water 255 votes 16.68 %

Breathe into a paper bag 36 votes 2.35 %

Hold your breath and swallow three times 482 votes 31.52 %

Tug on your tongue 18 votes 1.18 %

Swallow a teaspoon of sugar 109 votes 7.13 %

Stretch your diaphragm 62 votes 4.05 %

I've tried all of these and nothing works, I am a lost cause 258 votes 16.87 %

Lay on the floor in misery until they go away on their own 199 votes 13.02 %

Total votes: 1529


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 Sault Ste. Marie or other areas.