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why do i keep eating ice?

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joseph023874

Asked by joseph023874 at 9:04 AM on Aug. 12, 2013 in Diet & Fitness

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    DJDNY

    Answer by DJDNY at 9:06 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • Be careful when you do this, because it can crack your teeth. You may like the texture or the liquid. Try ice water.
    Bmat

    Answer by Bmat at 9:09 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • you want something hard, cold and crunchy?
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 9:09 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • It can be a sign of low iron. I'm anemic and often crave ice, I read somewhere its related.
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 9:25 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • Anemia
    Mrs_Prissy

    Answer by Mrs_Prissy at 9:31 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • It's an iron deficiency. I also craved ice like crazy when I was pregnant. I heard from a few other women that they also craved ice while pregnant.
    mompam

    Answer by mompam at 10:51 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • I've also heard low iron.
    mlmsm928

    Answer by mlmsm928 at 10:53 AM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • Are you pregnant? Crunching ice is very satisfying to me but it has to be the little soft ice pellets from somewhere like Sonic. When I'm pregnant I buy it by the bag. It can be due to anemia. I've had my iron checked and I'm ok so it's just one of those weird pregnancy things for me. I don't want it when I'm not pregnant.
    HHx5

    Answer by HHx5 at 12:41 PM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • I doubt "joeseph" is pregnant.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 3:09 PM on Aug. 12, 2013

  • Because it's cold and refreshing?
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 5:49 PM on Aug. 12, 2013

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