Posted by beatle
on December 31, 1999 at 15:28:09:
In Reply to: Is this caused by anemia? posted by Amber on November 30, 1999 at 18:04:38:
: I am a 17 year old girl and I'm in good health. I eat
: ice a lot. I know it's bad for my teeth, but I've heard
: that it means I have an iron defficiency. Is this true
: and is it a serious problem?
Anything I say should not be a substitute for advice from your doctor. Eating ice does not mean you are anemic. If you think there may be something going on, you might consider seeing your doctor as there is a simple test for anemia.