Results for: Pica

How do people get pica?

  anxiety/depression can cause it. same as if you're feeling nervous and start biting whatever you see (like i do unconsciously). but it can become a habit so becareful if (MORE)

What is elite and pica?

  elite is a type of typewriter that can type twelve characters to an inch and one hundred two characters on one whole sheet of paper while the pica has big prints and can (MORE)

What is pica second?

  A Picosecond is 1/1012 one tenth of a second to the 12th power). Which is the next smallest unit of time from the Nanosecond 1/109 (one tenth of a second to the 9th powe (MORE)

Are There Other Medical Conditions Associated with Autism?

Autism is a neuro-biological in nature; it is a neuro developmental disorder that appears in children usually before the age of three; however, the signs and symptoms may not (MORE)

Pregnancy Cravings Transformed

When we think of pregnancy, one of the most classic images that comes to mind, is that of a craving-laden woman, shoving pickles in her mouth at 3 A.M., with an empty ice crea (MORE)

What Are Risk Factors for Autism?

Autism or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a complex neuro-biological condition marked by developmental delays, and deficits in communication, social interaction, and languag (MORE)

How do anorexia nervosa and pica differ?

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder which is characterised by very low body weight and a need to control and restrict what you eat. Pica is a compulsion to eat things that (MORE)

What is the plot in Juan picas story?

Juan Picas is the boy who looked for God because he's body is only half. He grew as a good boy and his parents love him so much. He found God in his parents. God was very happ (MORE)

You think you have pica are sponges digestible?

  ive had pica for as long as i can remember and my "pica" is sponges and from what ive noticed from about 20 years of eating sponges they do not digest what so ever they (MORE)

Is pica an eating disorder?

  Yes, Pica is a type of eating disorder, but not in the traditional sense. People with pica have an appetite for non-food items, such as dirt, chalk, coal, baby powder, e (MORE)

Can pica kill you?

It is certainly possible that a person who has the pica disorder might eat something that would prove to be fatal. For example, soil can contain anthrax, a very dangerous type (MORE)