British researchers conducted an experiment, the result of which showed the following - chewing gum affects these abilities, as concentration and memorization, the information portal MIGnews.com
Volunteers who participated in the study for quite a long time chewing chewing gum, and it turned out that almost all of them (there were rare exceptions) had difficulty remembering the order of the numbers, words and objects. This effect is particularly strong began to appear after about 20 minutes after the start chewing.
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The results of this experiment thoroughly undermine fashion postulate recent years, according to which the process of chewing a beneficial effect on memory. Scientists explained it this way: "chewing gum is a constant repetitive, quite monotonous action.