Is it healthy to eat icecubes?

I used to but my mom told me to stop because its not healthy? was she right?

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago
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    Unhealthy? I mean, they could chip your teeth and cause bloating and discomfort in your stomach, maybe that's what she meant? But not really anything else. 

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  • 8 months ago

    Only if you constantly chew it because it's rough on the teeth but other than that it's perfectly fine because it's just water and everyone needs that.

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  • art
    Lv 6
    8 months ago

    it wont do your body any harm, but you will damage your teeth

    people who eat a lot of ice are supposed to be short of certain vitimins, maybe you should get a blood test from your doc, or try taking a daily multi-vitimin

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  • Only if the ice cubes are from flint michigan

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  • Anonymous
    8 months ago

    Ask your dentist.  I'd bet the dentist says you could damage your teeth that way.

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  • Layne
    Lv 5
    8 months ago

    Diet Ice Cubes maybe.  Maybe bad on the teeth when you crunch them.  lol

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  • 8 months ago

    lmaoooo it's just water so you'll be fine but chewing the ice cubes could break your teeth

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  • 8 months ago

    no, just another way to hydrate yourself.

    Source(s): nurse
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  • Cammie
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    I love eating ice.It can be a sign of anemia . I am anemic .So bring on the ice and have your blood levels checked .

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  • Mark
    Lv 7
    8 months ago

    It's healthy to eat them in the sense of "letting them melt into liquid water."  What ISN'T healthy is chewing on ice cubes - you could break a tooth.  It's fine to chew on ice CHIPS, though.

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