Problem: You or someone you know cannot stop hiccuping, it’s semi-embarrassing and 100% annoying, especially if you are in a business meeting or possibly a first date. You are holding your breath, drinking water and doing everything imaginable but it still keeps happening, you still sound like a Warner Bros cartoon stork (for those of you old enough to remember that).
Solution: A lollipop that conveniently stops your hiccups called hiccupops. To make it more interesting a 13 year old developed the product and is working with a team of M.B.A’s from UCONN to bring the product to market.
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