The white powder on chewing gum is powdered sugar or sugar substitute, depending upon the type of gum, according to the William Wrigley Jr. Co. The powder is added to the gum to reduce stickiness and improve flavor. More » Food Food Facts

White bumps on the gum line may be canker sores, according to MedicineNet. They also appear because of bacterial infections, abscesses and, rarely, oral cancers. More » Health Pain & Symptoms

A small white bump on a person's gum is most often due to an injury of the gum or is a canker sore; however, in rare cases the bump could be due to an abscess in the area or oral cancer, according to MedicineNet. Since t... More » Health Pain & Symptoms
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