The science suggesting that carrots may serve as an anti-cancer therapy is very positive. Adding further optimism is a real world story featuring a courageous woman who utilized the root vegetable against a brutal cancer diagnosis.
Hiccup cure - swallow a spoonful if sugar. This really works, it's the only thing that's ever reliably cured my hiccups. Was surprised to see it in this article, as I've never heard anyone else use this method!