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Cravings for chalk iabit safe to eat chalk

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Every so often i get a craving to eat chalk. I had never actually done it before till a few weeks ... to the doctor. Anyhow, my questions are: Is eating chalk harmful to me? and Why the heck won't I stop bleeding ...

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I recently have started eating chalk. I had this craving for my 1st pregnancy 14 years ago ... interacting with the chalk. I am aware it is an actual disorder called Pica and it is from either a deficiency ...

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I have an overwhelming craving to eat powered chalk, all the time. I eat a small amount...maybe 2 ... conditions. The craving has come and gone multiple times over my lifetime. I have list some weight this go ...

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Hi i'm 5weeks pregnant and i have craving for eating slate pencils.. how safe is that for my baby and my pregnancy? this is my first pregnancy and i have no complication till now. i was over weight and i ...

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I have v v string cravings to sniff an old petrol can I have and a permanent maker on a daily basis ... going serious damage ?! I felt like this in last pregnancy also with paint thinners . Ps Also cravings v ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Hello, I was just curious to why I have such a craving to eat chalk and baby powder when I was younger I ate those two things, so I’m not sure if it’s a source of comfort. A little background about ...

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I am 34 years old relatively healthy but last year I got this strong craving to eat chalk commonly called Georgia White Dirt in the South. I have been eating it constantly is this unhealthy and does ...

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Hi I often have craving to eat chalk, white cement etc. When i searched the site for this, i found ...: 40kg!!) Now my query is how do i get rid of this craving, hookworms. ...

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Good evening. ... I just wanna ask a question. ... One of my friend don t how from how long is she was eating which I came to know yesterday. ... She is in habbit of eating chalk( in hindi Saleti).. is it bad ...

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HI DOCTOR, MY SISTER IS EATING COLOR CHALKS . IS IT SAFE OR NOT ? WHAT HAPPEN EATING COLOR CHALKS? HER AGE IS 26 YEARS. THIS IS HER HABBIT FROM LAST 2 TO 3 MONTHS. PLEASE REPLY ME THANK YOU DOCTOR ...

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Hi, i am having a craving for mitti, chalks sometimes, whenever i am tired. i sometimes feels that i am additicted of it. i want to know the reason for same and how i can avoid this. as this can harm ...

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I m a teacher and I cann seem to stop eating chalk. I started this craving when I was pregnant with my first baby and I ate a kind of stone that is like clay. I think some people call it calaba chalk ...

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doctor1 MD

Hi It may have less chance to affect fetus but take care or avoid to take again. consult gynecologist for better assistance. Say thank you if you are helped.

doctor1 MD

yes, it is. It is calcium carbonate which has several otherchemicals in it

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No you can't. It could be harmful for your baby. Try and control your craving for such stuff and try diverting your mind to something else.