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www.livescience.com/22448-does-gum-really-take-7-years-to-digest.html

Aug 21, 2012 ... Whatever the case, you did what most of us have done at one point or another: You swallowed your chewing gum. And if one old wives' tale is ...

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

Oct 11, 2007 ... A myth as durable as gum itself holds that the chewy confection sticks to your innards like it does to the bottom of a desk.

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

Jun 26, 2013 ... As children we're told we mustn't swallow chewing gum because it will take seven years to digest. Until then, we are led to believe, it will lie ...

www.dukehealth.org/blog/myth-or-fact-it-takes-seven-years-digest-chewing-gum

Aug 27, 2013 ... While it will stick readily to your shoe, gum does not stick to your stomach wall or intestinal tract. Instead of hanging around for years, gum ...

www.snopes.com/oldwives/chewgum.asp

“Swallowing gum is really bad for you, you know,” he said. Now, when I was a kid , I remember other kids saying it takes seven years to digest gum if you swallow ...

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

You might have heard that swallowed gum stays in your stomach for 7 years. That's not true ... But the human digestive tract can't digest the gum resin. It's moved ...

spoonuniversity.com/lifestyle/does-gum-really-take-7-years-to-digest

Nov 1, 2016 ... Does a giant wad of gum really stay in your stomach for seven years? Is that one piece of Bubblicious that you swallowed in middle school still ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/03/it-does-not-take-7-years-to-digest-gum

Mar 12, 2013 ... “Don't swallow your gum! It'll take seven years to digest it!” If you chew gum, chances are you've been told that it's dangerous to swallow it.

sites.psu.edu/siowfa16/2016/10/21/does-it-really-take-7-years-to-digest-swallowed-gum

Oct 21, 2016 ... We've all heard the myth: Gum takes 7 years to pass through your body. Growing up, I've always been petrified of swallowing gum, having ...