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Boy, 6, rare condition craves solid objects

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:02 AM

A boy with a rare condition meaning he can't resist eating wall plaster has been given a unique birthday present - an inedible bedroom.

Zach Tahir is celebrating his sixth birthday today, and his new bedroom has been unveiled after he gnawed through the walls of the last one.

The youngster suffers from the rare condition Pica, which causes him to crave inedible objects, including stones, paper and moss.

http://www.dailymail...-walls-one.html

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Posted 26 February 2013 - 08:43 PM

I hope things turn out well for him and his family.


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Posted 26 February 2013 - 09:18 PM

Poor wee lamb. :(

Am wondering if his parents had to throw his Huggies into a builders skip (dumpster) when he was a baby.





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