Swallowed Gum Stays in Your Stomach, Wet Hair Catches Colds and Other Old Wives Tales

Watermelons at a stall at the Municipal market in Cartago, some 25 km south of San Jose, on March 13, 2010. AFP PHOTO/ Yuri CORTEZ (Photo credit should read YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Were you told that if you swallowed your gum it would stay in your stomach for seven years? Nick Digilio and listeners talk about that other old wives tales.

Plus old wives tales involving food and lies our parents told us.

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