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... I had ice cravings to bad I would also go through a small bag of ice in 2 days if it lasted that long and that was with me working full time also. ... (23 replies)
... I would say it is related. Now, I can't explain it but I would bet it has to do with the anemia. The only document craving I have read about it the ice--but I'm betting it can cause all sorts of cravings. For me, I never had ANY cravings. Odd. (9 replies)
My Anemia Story
Sep 4, 2011
... tune moments. Then the restless legs, the thinning hair, and the worsening stamina that makes meaningful physical activity impossible. OH! Don't leave out the cravings for ice. ... (2 replies)

... I craved ice all the time. ... (16 replies)
... I also had the craving for ice, it's called PICA. People that have PICA crave non food items, many different things from dirt, clay, paint, starch, baking soda, paper and much more. ... (9 replies)
New here! :)
Aug 1, 2007
... and was for about a year, and it has been about 7 month since iv been eating meat again.Dya think this is why i have an iron deficiency? ... (5 replies)
... On a lighter note, I have a friend who moved out of state for six mos. to take care of an ailing family member....she had cravings for ice and asked her doctor about it. ... (67 replies)
... I had blood in my stools and quite anemic. Very pale and I had cravings for ice all the time. Literally my husband bought ice by the bag because I craved it all day long. A blood test confirmed severe anemia and a hemocult test in the doctor's office tested positive for blood. ... (6 replies)
... I've been having problems with iron deficiency anemia since i was 15. I had a ferritin of 2 and my hemoglobin was at 7. I went undiagnosed for 2 years suffering from symptoms like heart palpitations,weakness, tiredness, fainting, hair loss, cravings for ice and I was constantly cold. ... (1 replies)
... I have had iron deficient anemia for quite a while. I finally had a doctor explain to me how important it is to take care of this. Sometimes I have been too tired to worry about doctors. ... (1 replies)
Ice Cravings
Mar 4, 2011
... stop all day long. I even get up in the middle of the night for a cup of ice. ... (3 replies)
... I also have a chronic iron deficiency, but because I have very sensitive teeth, I only crave shaved ice such as what you would get in a slushy or Italian Ice treat. ... (23 replies)
... I can certainly relate to your ice cravings. ... (23 replies)
... I am new to this board and for the last about 7 months I have become an ice fanatic. I would have have never imagined there was a correlation between ice cravings and anemia. Why is that? ... (23 replies)
... the "your iron is borderline normal" but I have no clue if they were looking at the ferritin levels and the complete iron studies. It took going to the hospital for something else to finally get them to say "no wonder you are craving ice, your hemoglobin is only 5"...it was nice to get some validation FINALLY!!! ... (5 replies)
... It may sound silly to you, I can understand that. When I started eating ice I thought that sounded crazy and didn't tell the doc until I had a 2 ferritin. ... (9 replies)
Ice Cravings
Mar 16, 2011
... I can't imagine not chomping on some ice throughout the day.I prefer mine chopped up with soda,so when my freezers crusher broke,I would fill large ziplocs and use a mallet to crush up the ice. ... (3 replies)
New to Anemia
Jun 11, 2008
... I have shortness of breath, am a little tired and have terrible legs cramps at night. I also have the worst craving for ICE. I am constantly chomping on ice. ... (9 replies)
... Of course I have been eating ice which I found out was a sign. ... (9 replies)
... That is great news. I can not wait till ice does not consume my life. Do you also notice you crave other crunchy things too like pretzels or chips and stuff like that? ... (25 replies)




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