Addicted to Chewing Ice?


An addiction to chewing ice can be a sign that a person has an iron deficiency. While there are names for many addictions there is not one for those addicted to chewing ice.
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Pagophagia is a form of the disorder pica involving the compulsive
You might chew ice because it is cold and refreshing. Some people chew ice as a nervous habit and others like it for the crunch. There is an 'old wives theory' that people who are
It's a form of pica,a medical problem where a person must chew on substances with no nutritional value
Crunching ice damages teeth. The hard, rigid cubes wear away the enamel on your teeth, causing them to weaken, chip and crack. The risk of tooth damage increases with the amount of
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