3 False Health Rumors To Avoid

3. Chewing gum takes seven years to pass through your digestive tract

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Despite what your parent might have told you, the truth is far different from that; so if you’re a gum addict, feel free to relax. Although your body can’t digest chewing gum, it doesn’t just sit in your stomach, according to Snopes.com. You eliminate it when you go to the bathroom just like other food you haven’t digested.