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Manchester boy eats his bedroom

by | 26th, May 2012

TO Salford, Manchester, where five-year-old Zach Tahir suffers from Pica, described by the US Library of Medicine as the  “pattern of eating non-food materials, such as dirt or paper”.  The NHS says  Pica is “a desire to eat non-food items, such as ice, paper or clay”. Zach Tahir cannot distinguish between edible and inedible objects.

The MEN says Zach is autistic and cannot speak. His Pica could be linked

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