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Poll Results

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

Scare them off 15 votes 9.09 %

Chug water/gargle water 26 votes 15.76 %

Breathe into a paper bag 8 votes 4.85 %

Hold your breath and swallow three times 60 votes 36.36 %

Tug on your tongue 3 votes 1.82 %

Swallow a teaspoon of sugar 8 votes 4.85 %

Stretch your diaphragm 7 votes 4.24 %

I've tried all of these and nothing works, I am a lost cause 23 votes 13.94 %

Lay on the floor in misery until they go away on their own 15 votes 9.09 %

Total votes: 165


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 Orillia or other areas.