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Pregnancy: Nov 2016 Babies Community
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Am i the only one that crave baby powder???

I been craving trying to fight back not eating it my last pregnancy I went up to my 9month eating it that's the only thing I been wanting is baby powder I need to tell my doctor about this cause it's getting outta control everybody say eat corn starch that is disgusting ice and baby powder I need it now ugh
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I used to eat baby powder.  I forced myself to stop every now and then I want some, I don't crave it yet.  Lol,  but I don't know how safe it is.  
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Lol I had baby powder with my last baby in she look like the color of baby powder I ate it so much with her lol but I'm not trying to eat it with this pregnancy
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I've never heard this before, how crazy lol
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Tell your doctor immediately. You should not ingest baby powder. This is called PICA. It's a actual condition. Good luck to you
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Well,I crave notebook paper...is it safe?
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I never did, but a friend of mine use to crave dirt, like ewwww Lol she ate it the whole time she was pregnant.  
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Typically non food items that are craved means you are deficient in a particular vitamin. Tell your doc, so you can be directed as to what vitamins to take.
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I crave baby powder like crazy with some crushed up ice but I'm not eating it because I'm worried I will hurt my baby but when he is here I'm gonna have a nice Cup of powder and crushed ice
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