What would happen if I swallowed bubble gum?Dear Dr. Cory:
What would happen if I swallowed bubble gum?
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Gum is made of fiber that cannot be digested. Swallow it, and it just passes through your body, although the sugar or sweetener Sweetener
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Sweetener in it is absorbed. Stories that swallowed gum will stick to your insides or cause appendicitis Appendicitis Definition
Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, which is the worm-shaped pouch attached to the cecum, the beginning of the large intestine. The appendix has no known function in the body, but it can become diseased. have been found to be false.
We wouldn't say it is particularly healthy to swallow gum frequently, since there are no nutrients your body gets from the gum. But if it is a small enough piece that it isn't a choking Choking Definition
Choking is the inability to breathe because the trachea is blocked, constricted, or swollen shut.
Choking is a medical emergency. When a person is choking, air cannot reach the lungs. hazard, occasionally swallowing gum will not hurt you.