7 Dangers Of Chewing Gum You Should Know Today.
A lot of people chew gum for the mint, others for its sweetness, some to keep their mouth busy, and many other reasons.
These are some of its dangers.
1. IT CAN CAUSE HEADACHES
Chewing gum for long spells can cause undue tightness in your muscles located close to your temples. This can put pressure on the nerves that supply this area of your head, and could cause intermittent headaches.
2. GASTROINTESTINAL PROBLEMS
Chewing gum could cause you to swallow excessive air, which isn’t good for your stomach and can put pressure on your intestine. This could lead to cramps, bloating, abdominal pain and IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome).