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Baby has hiccups all the time !

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1mum1 Wed 14-Oct-09 21:04:55

My baby seems to have hiccups all the time - she'll have a bought of them about four times a day for last few days. Is there a reason for this? Is anything wrong? Just wondering if anything else could be causing these rhythmic regular little jumps?!

1mum1 Wed 14-Oct-09 21:08:52

I meant bout!

MrsHappy Wed 14-Oct-09 21:10:54

Perfectly normal.
You might find she is hiccupy when she is born too, but it is nothing to worry about.

1mum1 Thu 15-Oct-09 10:40:16

Thanks Mrs.Happy! Feel like rubbing their little back to releive it! Poor little sod

Daisy134 Thu 15-Oct-09 12:34:09

My baby hiccups all the time (I'm at 33 weeks), especially through the night. I'm told it's perfectly normal and I find it quite reassuring, although it could be better timed. x

LunaticFringe Thu 15-Oct-09 20:04:36

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Danielle91011 Wed 21-Oct-09 18:39:34

My baby hiccups about 4 times a day also - i have been told it's a sign of a very healthy baby who is practising breathing and only the more mature babies hiccup!!!!

Very reassuring as i also found it worrying that it was happening so much but now i love it (at nearly 38wks) as i can tell where the head is and think my baby is just very clever

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