It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Message Board


Anemia Board Index
Board Index > Anemia | 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Pages: 1Showing 1 - 19 of 19 for anemia and crushed ice. (0.109 seconds)


... that is funny my little boy ask me if people can get addicted to crushed ice. i eat it all day long, can't get enough. then complain about being cold all the time, he said maybe you shouldn't eat so much ice. ... (25 replies)
... I"m new to the boards and have been told over a year ago that I was anemic but the doctor I had at the time didn't seem to concerned about it, so nothing was done. This past Nov. ... (25 replies)
... This happened to me last summer when I was diagnosed with anemia. It's better now since I'm being treated but I was eating crushed ice and popsicles like they were going out of style! My hematologist told me it's common and that some people even want to eat things like sand or dirt! ... (25 replies)

My Anemia Story
Sep 4, 2011
... For years, doctors have looked at my labs and said, "Eh, you're a bit anemic." Then my symptoms got worse. ... (2 replies)
... My husband is on dialysis and has recently begun to crave crushed ice. Is this related to anemia? ... (6 replies)
... I've never even put much ice in my drinks before. I had crushed ice all the time even took it to the bath and driving. My daughter finally told me that I was out of control. I also thought that it was strange. ... (10 replies)
Ice and Anemia
Oct 6, 2006
... Coral,definitely call your doctor and asked to have a CBC checked to see if you're anemic. This is important if you're TTC. ... (4 replies)
Ice and Anemia
Sep 27, 2006
... I was amazed when I started reading about people with anemia eating ice. I have been eating crushed ice for about a year. I would sit with my grandson and we would polish off a cup or two of ice in the afternoon. I just thought I was addicted to it. I would be in the kitchen several times a day crushing ice. ... (4 replies)
... fill only the bottom of ice cube trays to make ice wafers. I find it's not that I need to chew them. I just want the breaking and release of cold water. The thin wafers break on my tongue, and even if I bite down, they're thin enough not to stress my teeth. ... (23 replies)
... I ate ice all the time. ... (3 replies)
... would chew 20oz.cups of crushed ice many times a day. According to my doctor it can indeed be a sign of anemia. Anyway, I've been in treatment since February. ... (4 replies)
... I have been reading so many threads here and learned a lot from you all but also wanted to post just to get into the conversation. ... (12 replies)
... any small steps would be helpful, I think. I wonder if you could buy a gallon of organic milk and a gallon of "regular" milk and mix them. ... (4 replies)
... ICE ICE BABY! I want ICE ALL THE TIME when my iron is low. ... (13 replies)
... Yes my labs were very low. My ferritin is only 2 and he wants it at least 100. I have not seen my wls in quite some time. I need to get in for a check up. I have not seen him since I was one year post op. ... (10 replies)
... You have my sympathy, empathy and 'boy can I relate'! Your post could be mine as our situations are so similar... ... (10 replies)
Newly Diagnosed
Sep 5, 2003
... orried me. I had lumbar fusion surgery on June 30, 2003. Prior to my surgery my surgeon had almost canceled it because of a low blood count. He asked me if I had anemia and I said no. He then thought that my count was low because of donating my blood only 8 days ago. ... (2 replies)
... I am a member of the back pain boards. I am copying and pasting a post that I just made on those boards. It looks like I may start posting here as well. ... (67 replies)
... Donna, I never really had the craving to eat crushed ice, but if I have some in my cup, I do like to crunch on it. I'm not really sure how I became anemic other than my whole life I have tended to have low blood. ... (7 replies)




Pages: 1

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 03:24 PM.





Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!