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Is eating chalk dangerous

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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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My daughter just ate some of the yolk of a rotten egg. Can it be dangerous? ...

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weeks. I lost about 12lbs in 7 weeks because I wasnt eating - didnt have an appetite. All symptoms went ... myself to eat. In October I had the following tests: cbc, metabolic panel, chest xray, abdominal xray ...

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My son just ingested part of a hard plastic spoon? Is he in danger? Small piece- just the corner. Was eating breakfast. ...

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Hi, What dangers are associated with chalk-eating? My chalk addiction has returned after some 20-odd years and has lasted for some six months now. As soon as I eat, I m yearning for chalk. I take ...

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How harmful is eating chalk. I eat 1 chalk stick daily..... What can be the effects in short n long run. I hav been eating it fr 1 year. Nothing like crams or any stomach upset is there. Can i develop ...

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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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. The kind of chalk i nibble on is the fat cylinder color ones made for drawing on the sidewalk. Does eating on this kind of chalk effects the baby in any way? The pieces i eat on are probably a little less shorter than ...

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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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am 22 year female. i like eating chalk pieces. is that harmfull? will it affect my ovary? ...

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My four and half year son has the habit of eating paper and chal pieces. He start eating the papar ... times with out my knowledge he sarts eating the paper. ...

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i am 9 months pegnant now i ate chalk sticks.does it affects my baby in uterus ...

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Hello , My problem is that i have a frequent habit of eating chalks which is bothering me alot ... cant leave eating chalks. Later i came to know my hemoglobin is low too near by 10. So i started taking ...

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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 ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

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

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.

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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