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Does chalk have calories

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Is eating chalk harmful ?

Every so often i get a craving to eat chalk. I had never actually done it before till a few weeks ago. I've heard that it could the cause of an iron deficiency , and I believe that to be true. I have ...
 

On 1500 calorie diet. Have gained weight and getting GERD symptoms. Looking for cure

I have gained 8 pounds in the last 3 weeks while on a 1500-calorie diet and conducting cardio 3 ... though I do not eat past 6pm and I feel like I am burping a lot more lately and have a feeling in my ...
 

Have pica, started eating chalk. Taking medicine after back surgery. Feeling constipated and bloated. Any suggestion?

I recently have started eating chalk. I had this craving for my 1st pregnancy 14 years ago ... also have Acid Reflux Disease) Docqlace and Xanax, so I didn't know if there is any harm now with those ...
 

How many calories do I have to burn to lose a pound?

how many calories do I have to burn to lose a pound? ? ...
 

Could usuage of Gabapentin lead to lack of weightloss inspite of low calorie diet?

I've been on a 1200 calorie diet for two weeks without cheating. I have lost no weight. I take 600 mg. of Gabapentin a day - could this have something to do with the lack of weight loss? I'm desperate ...
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Pregnant. Craving for chalk. Does eating chalk affect baby?

I am certainly near my due to having my baby! And my cravings for chalk has gotten more intense. The kind of chalk i nibble on is the fat cylinder color ones made for drawing on the sidewalk. Does eating ...
 

How to calculate burnt calorie?

i have got a health gadget... i am nt able to understand hw is it calculating calorie burnt ... was interested to know how does it calculate from my heart rates n exercise time the calorie burnt ...
 

Does chalk eating has any relevance in conceiving?

hi i have the habit of eating chalk since i was born.iam30 now...does chalk eating has any relevance in conceiving? ...
 

Does eating chalks has any side effects?

I m a white female aged 47. for the last year or two I have been eating sticks of natural calcium white chalk. A box of 144 sticks every couple of months. When I try to stop, I crave it and have to buy ...
 

How much calories does my baby need in a day?

depressed... he is underweight ... guide me how i can make my baby to east... and i have one more querry ...
 

What causes cravings for chalk?

I am having a serious craving for chalk. Can t stop eating it. I know it s harmful. I have two cups of milk everyday so there is no calcium or iron deficiency as I eat a lot of green vegetable as well. I am ...
 

Is eating chalk hazardous to health?

I am 23 and I have been eating chalk on and off for like five years. I usually don t sallow it I ... to start my period. My question is, is eating chalk harmful, will it affect my ability to have kids ...
 

Addiction to white chalks

Hi, I am addictied to have White chowks and other writing material used for Black Boards. I want to leave that. Somebody told me to take calcium tablets insterad of stone & mud. Now I am very use to take ...
 

working overnight, getting little sleep, eating more calories. Ability to burn down calories slow down?

I work overnights and get little sleep, lately I have been eating more calories than I should ... to know is: does your ability to burn calories slow down if you are not sleeping a lot, and active during ...
 

Does eating chalk piece will affect fertility?

am 22 year female. i like eating chalk pieces. is that harmfull? will it affect my ovary? ...
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Does eating calabash chalk cause uterine fibroids?
Hi, welcome to HCM. No studies are present to support this, As of now its not related. Fibroids are mainly due to female hormonal changes. Regards
 
Hello! I want to know does chalk eating can lead to stomach or intestinal worms? Is chalk eating harmful? Please help
Hi, Thanks and welcome to healthcare magic. Chalk eating does not cause worms. Worm infestation cause perverted appetite and the child starts eating chalk, dirt etc., Calcium deficiency also prompts the child to eat chalk. Hope this answer serves your purpose. Please feel free to ask further queries if any. Dr.M.V.Subrahmanyam.
 
How to fix eating habits? I dont eat 3 meals a day , sometimes i barely eat at all
well , you will have to meet a dietician , who will chalk out a balanced diet plan for you , that will help. thanks
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