Some people recommend holding your breath to cure hiccups. Others swear by the scare-the-hiccup-out-of-you method. Connecticut teen Mallory Kievman brings a new solution to the table: the “Hiccupop.”
The 13-year-old inventor sifted through research dating as far back as the 1970s before coming up with a special recipe based on apple cider vinegar, which she says “overstimulates the nerves in your throat responsible for hiccups and cancels out the message to hiccup.” She added sugar to the formula (another common hiccup cure) and Voila! The hiccupop was born.
But you don’t have to take her word for it; try one yourself:
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