May 122014
 

These 5 Common Chewing Gum Ingredients Are Linked to Cancer and More 

My kids think I’m crazy, but I really think that chewing sugarless (or any) gum will be a taboo like smoking. It’s handed around so freely and bothers me when people offer it to my kids because of the reasons you will read below.

I used to be addicted to chewing gum…Hubba Bubba, Wrigley’s, then sugarless gum like Extra.  I couldn’t figure out why I was always bloated and had headaches…then I started reading…and when you know better you do better.

I quit…and I’ve been off gum for about 15 years…thank you! No easy feat because it used to stop me from eating, calmed my nerves, and freshened my breath. But let me tell you, my stomach thanks me, my brain thanks me….in fact I feel a whole lot better and don’t miss it at all! Continue reading »