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Anyone here actually eat DE themselves?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Chirpy, Apr 18, 2009.

  1. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    Yes, I mean Diatomaceous Earth. I had someone talk to me about it, she was really sick from poisonous metals in their well and taking DE was one of the things she did to get her health back.

    I'm just curious if anyone here takes it for any reasons.

  2. English Chick

    English Chick English Mum

    Jun 27, 2008
    Cheshire UK
    Not me, although there are some on the Board who do.......interesting stuff though, I use it in the chicken sheds (stables) and it always makes it smell so much more pleasant.....
  3. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

    Apr 16, 2007
    Evening Shade, AR
    I've been eating food grade DE off and on for about 2 years.

    I mix a heaping teaspoon with 6 0r 8 ounces of yogurt, daily. When I do this regularly, I've noticed that my internal plumbing seems to run more smoothly. I've also noticed that I don't get the monthly cramps as bad, or at all, which is a sign of a mineral deficiency.

  4. Chirpy

    Chirpy Balderdash

    May 24, 2007
    Dawn - thank you for that response.
  5. trilyn

    trilyn Songster

    Apr 13, 2009
    East Syracuse
    Quote:I've got to second that!! I've only been using it for about a month and a half and this month my cramps were almost non existent. If the DE can do this, it's a keeper in my book! [​IMG]

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