Category: Pagophagia

It’s Summer – Should I Be Eating Ice to Cool Down?

It’s summer and during its hot days, we’ve all seen many people chew on ice to cool down. Our question is – is this a good idea?

Ice can keep your mouth cool and moist which helps combat dehydration. On the other hand, old wives’ tales say that chewing on ice will break your teeth and lead to a sore throat. Research shows that chewing ice may be ok – unless you crave ice all the time.
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It’s Summer – Should I Be Eating Ice to Cool Down?

It’s summer and during its hot days, we’ve all seen many people chew on ice to cool down. Our question is – is this …

How Your Children Can Avoid Getting Sick at Summer Camp

According to the American Camp Association, the illness rate for campers is almost double the injury rate despite rigorous …

4 Signs That You May Have a Deviated Septum

The septum is the wall dividing the cavity in your nose into two halves. When that wall moves too far away from center, it’s …