the act of consuming corn starch, often related to a medical condition called pica

Eating Corn Starch

Understanding Pica: Exploring the Health Implications of Eating Corn Starch

Eating corn starch, a common ingredient found in many food products, may seem harmless to most people. However, for individuals with pica, consuming corn starch becomes a compulsion. Pica is an eating disorder characterized by the persistent urge to eat non-food substances, such as dirt, clay, or in this case, corn starch. In this article, we will...