22 weeks pregnant mother

Question: Hi i am 4month pregnant and craving and eating ice cubes..how bad or good it is??

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Answer: hi your condition is named as pica, that is coming for ice. this could mean that you are having iron deficiency or you are anemic so better to work on to increase your HB level . so have pulses fruits green vegetable especially spinach have pomegranate and oranges this would help you in increasing your HB level.
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