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m.kidshealth.org/en/kids/swallowed-gum.html

You might have heard that swallowed gum stays in your stomach for 7 years. ... The body can absorb sweeteners, such as sugar, and they can add up to a lot of  ...

u.osu.edu/buckmdblog/2009/12/02/medical-mythbusters-does-gum-really-stay-in-your-stomach-for-7-years

Dec 2, 2009 ... Q: Is it true that swallowed gum stays in your stomach for 7 years? ... It is true that your body is unable to digest the synthetic portion of chewing gum, but it doesn't stay in the ... How long does semen stay in the wife's stomach?

www.yalescientific.org/2010/05/everyday-qa-can-gum-really-stay-in-your-stomach-for-7-years

May 1, 2010 ... Yet even the rest is easy for the body to… ... Yet even if gum does not remain with you for years, swallowing the substance may lead to other ...

www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink/foodanddrinkadvice/11463888/Does-gum-stay-in-your-stomach-for-7-years-10-food-myths-busted.html

Mar 12, 2015 ... Carrots will give you superpowers, gum stays in your stomach for years, and ... true, carrots do contain a healthy dose of vitamin A which is what your body uses to ... The European Union adopts a policy that states as long as it ...

science.howstuffworks.com/science-vs-myth/everyday-myths/gum-seven-years.htm

If you swallow this gum, how long will it really stay in your stomach? ... Generally, gum is made up of four general components, and our bodies can easily break ...

www.today.com/health/does-your-swallowed-gum-stay-your-stomach-7-years-science-t93556

May 19, 2016 ... Your stomach acids are powerful, but can they take gum? The answer might surprise you.

www.scientificamerican.com/article/fact-or-fiction-chewing-gum-takes-seven-years-to-digest

Oct 11, 2007 ... As the minty mass descends into your digestive abyss, you wonder: "Will I really ... "nothing would reside that long, unless it was so large it couldn't get out of the ... So what does become of gum that's been chewed up but not spit out? ... Unsurprisingly, perhaps, the human body cannot do much with these ...

www.bbc.com/future/story/20130625-does-gum-take-years-to-digest

Jun 26, 2013 ... As children we're told not to swallow gum, because it will lie in your stomach for ages. ... It feels like a long time ago, but legend has it that if you had swallowed gum then, your body would be completing its digestion about now. ... The only way that chewing gum could stay for seven years is if there was a ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=How+Long+Does+Gum+Stay+in+Your+Body%3F&v=_R6R_V9xkAo
May 17, 2016 ... ... lore: If you swallow a piece of gum, it stays stuck in your stomach forever. ... I decided to chew on a wad of gum for as long as I possibly could.