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Can eating too much snow kill someone?

Im anemic, so i eat lots of ice. I loke to spend time outside, and it winter right now so when i feel like i want some ice i just reach down and eat some snow. Its not like i eat snow everyday, but when im outside i tend to eat vast amounts of it. Are there any issues i should be worried about that come from eating oo much snow?

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Snow isn't really bad for you. Unless you eat too much. If you just scoop up some snow and lick it, its not gonna kill you or anything. If you eat too much, maybe a snowball size, or more, you can become dehydrated, surprisingly. So try not to eat so much. hope this helped.

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I wouldn't think it would kill you either but I would compare it to licking rain water out of a puddle, not the cleanest thing in the world but far from the worst also. Just don't eat yellow snow.

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Well u have to think of it as water that's all it is and make sure if u do eat it make sure it is clean and don't take snowball after snowball take portions of it I hope it helped

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You have to consider the total amount of water it amounts to. Extreme amounts of water intake can change your electrolyte balance. Your body and brain use the chemicals to function. Again EXTREEM changes can lead to convulsions and effect your heart.

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No snow is a frozen form of what, therefore it can not harm you

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It is possible for it to harm you depending on the place you eat it by

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if you eat a little bit of snow it won't hurt you. but if you eat large amounts of snow it can kill you. there are germs and polluntants in snow and that will make you sick.

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Yes

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not really because it is made of frozen water

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