Chalk is mined in the Belgorod region. This deposit is famous for its chalk pine forests. On its territory, there is a large number of natural monuments and nature reserves. Because of this, Belgorod chalk has its own unique taste and unique texture.
Taste. Belgorod chalk moderately hard, after chewing melts in your mouth. It has the legendary classic chalky taste.
Can I eat chalk? Many of us saw as children, pregnant women and pets try to eat a very ordinary chalk. They are often themselves can not explain why they have such a need arose. The fact is harmful if nibble chalk or useful, still arguing. But the benefits of chalk for the human body said in the nineteenth century, the founder of naturopathy Sebastian Kneipp. He wrote a lot about healthy lifestyles and even served as a pioneer of many modern discoveries in terms of medicine and health.
Mr. Kneipp used the chalk itself, arguing that it is extremely useful because it gives a person a lot of valuable substances (calcium, sulfur, and others), which are useful for the skeleton and in general for the whole organism.
Modern scientists have confirmed the findings of Sebastian Kreyppa and today suggests that the soft white limestone is extremely useful for anyone with poor health, fragile bones, there are problems with digestion. And older people, both children, and adults are very useful to eat a little bit of chalk with food or water.
Those who have been diagnosed anemia, chalk can be taken even twice a day! However, if a person begins to experience dramatically “cravings” to the Cretaceous, is to be screened in the presence of calcium deficiency or iron deficiency in the body.