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Body Quirks Directory

Our bodies do some strange things, from hiccups to a charley horse. We over-sweat and grow unibrows. The causes for these quirks vary widely, but most of these symptoms are harmless. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about what causes weird things the body does, how to treat them, and much more.

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Experts offer tips for managing embarrassing body conditions, such as burping, intestinal gas, overactive bladder, and a growling stomach.

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