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    Default baby hiccups

    how many times a day should bub get hiccups? im a little worried im 31 weeks and bubs gets them about 6 times a day, sometimes longer than 10min.
    other than it can get annoying in there im just concerned bubs has them to often..

    maybe im freaking myself out, when a friend had her bubs she had the hiccups all the time once she was born, everyone thought it was cute, turned out she was having seizures...

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    Default baby hiccups

    Towards the end my baby had the hiccups about 4-5 times per day. He is now a healthy 7 week old who stillll gets the hiccups a few times per day. I think your friend is probably a special case and not every baby is like that.

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    DS had the hiccups a lot, can't remember how much but it was a fair bit and completely annoying - he is now a 6yo perfectly fine whirlwind. Don't remember DD having the hiccups much.

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    When I was pregnant with DD she hiccupped alot. It felt like there wasn't often she she wasn't hiccupping!! I read somewhere that babies who hiccup alot in utero tend to when they arrive and she certainly did, it almost became a bit annoying

    This baby hiccups a bit, maybe 2-3 times a day, but not as often.

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    DS had hiccups inutero heaps. He still does now!

    Apparently it's not painful (I don't know how they know this!). And can be taken as a good sign for babies respiratory system

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    My DS had hiccups constantly inutero. Most of the time it was just annoying for me after a while.

    Now he is a healthy 2 year old, who at times will have hiccups about 3 times a day.

    I dont think you have anything to worry about, and someone has previously said, i think your friend is a very rare case.

    Enjoy the feeling... i think its cute, and when the baby is orn you will miss it!

    Good luck

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    Default baby hiccups

    DS hiccups ALL the time through out the day for at least good 10 min! I was super worried too! After he was born he had hiccups all the time too for a while. Now he's 19 months very healthy

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    Default Re: baby hiccups

    My DD got them heaps, and as a new born . I then found out babies with silent reflux get them a lot and I am sure she had this. DS not much at all.

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    Default baby hiccups

    My DS1 had the hiccups constantly especially at 3am and omg so annoying when u just want to sleep! I asked my obgyn about it he said hiccups are good and help the development of bubs lungs and respiratory system. DS1 was born perfectly healthy and is a wonderfully healthy 1 year old now
    I am 28+2 now and waiting for the hiccups to start. Can't remember when they started for DS1 might have to go back through my pregnancy diary and find out.


 

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