Your Day in Health: July 11
WEB MD: Obese Preschoolers More Likely To Be Hospitalized
“Obese preschoolers are two to three times more likely to end up in the hospital than their healthy weight peers are, new research suggests. The Australian study also found that health care costs are about 60 percent higher for obese kids.” Read full story.
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REFINERY 29: Get A Free Slurpee From 7-Eleven In Honor Of Slurpee’s 50th Birthday
“On Monday, July 11, you can break up your long, sweltering day with a freebie. In honor of Slurpee’s 50th birthday, 7-Eleven is giving away a free small Slurpee to all customers. Stop by your local 7-Eleven from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. to get the goods.” Read full story.
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EATER: Museum of Ice Cream to Rock New York This Summer With Pool of Sprinkles
“The sprinkles in the pool at the museum won’t be real, but they’re made to look and feel exactly like the kind you eat on sundaes. ‘You’ll be able to fully immerse yourself in a pool of sprinkles,’ she says.” Read full story.