Does chewing gum reduce cavities?

Many dentists advocate chewing sugarless gum after a meal to help reduce cavities. Chewing gum produces saliva that neutralizes cavity causing acids. Pop a stick of gum in your mouth 5 minutes after a meal and chew it for at least 15 minutes. more  

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You are welcome Mr Soumitra Bagchi Ji. more  
Thank youvery much, Pritam Sharma. more  
Dental work like crowns, bridges, and fillings might be loosened, or even broken by sticky chewing gum. So you are required to avoid chewing gum if you have any of these. more  
Does chewing gum affect dental bridges (comprising 6 teeth)? more  
Thanks Vyas ji more  
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