Brittany Gibson

Brittany was a digital editorial intern for Reader's Digest and now contributes to as a freelance writer. Her stories have been picked up by Yahoo, AOL, MSN, INSIDER, Business Insider, Best Health, and other websites. In addition to writing for, she has also written for Westchester Magazine and

What Really Happens When You Swallow Gum?

You'll be relieved to hear that it doesn't stay in your body for seven years.