Cosmopolitan did an article on me based on one of my hubs

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  1. Cari Kay 11 profile image89
    Cari Kay 11posted 6 years ago

    Got a kick out of this and just thought I'd share.  Every once in awhile, I get requests to answer questions for journalists but this is the first time I've actually had an article written up.   I wrote about my pagophagia experience and after finding my story here, I was asked for an interview.  I am really hoping it helps people to get checked if they are ice chewers.

    http://www.cosmopolitan.com/lifestyle/n … Trnsprtr_2

    1. Shades-of-truth profile image83
      Shades-of-truthposted 6 years agoin reply to this

      Congratulations, Cari Kay! Keep us posted, if you would.

      1. Rochelle Frank profile image93
        Rochelle Frankposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Very cool, and I'm sure it will help people with a similar problem.

      2. colorfulone profile image78
        colorfuloneposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        How cool is that!
        Congratulations on the article on Cosmopolitan, Kari.

      3. brakel2 profile image83
        brakel2posted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Hi Cary - I am so excited for you, as I have never known anyone who achieved such a feat. Cosmopolitan is so popular, and I am sure the story will help addicted folks. Chewing ice does sound bad for your teeth, especially, so congrats on your story and for kicking the habit. Good luck.

        1. Cari Kay 11 profile image89
          Cari Kay 11posted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Now I'm trying to get her interested in writing on misdiagnosed miscarriages. That would mean the world to me!

          1. Lionrhod profile image83
            Lionrhodposted 6 years agoin reply to this

            Misdiagnosed miscarriages? Please do explain.

            I had one situation where I was pretty sure I was pregnant and miscarried out of my own sheer force of will before it went beyond a few days...but no way to prove it.

      4. Nancy Hardin profile image60
        Nancy Hardinposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        WOW Cari Kay, getting written up by Cosmo is a huge thing! Congratulations!

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        Deborah Sextonposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        That's exciting Congratulations

      6. Marisa Wright profile image93
        Marisa Wrightposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Well done!!!

      7. Sed-me profile image81
        Sed-meposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        What a good article. Congratulations. I know a lady at work who has this problem. I will mention it to her.

        So did you melt the ice on your husband's chest before you ate it? lol Oh Cosmo, you so silly.

        1. Cari Kay 11 profile image89
          Cari Kay 11posted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Yeah, um, not quite the photo I would have picked smile

      8. Jackie Lynnley profile image86
        Jackie Lynnleyposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Wow; so impressive. Guess you know your stuff!

    2. LindaSmith1 profile image61
      LindaSmith1posted 6 years ago

      Congrats! I was an ice chewer in my younger years.  I don't know why I stopped. Maybe it was the taste of our water today!

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      Robilo2posted 6 years ago

      I was never an ice chewer, but I have friends that are!  One friend in particular chewed ice through each of her pregnancies..

    4. sallybea profile image98
      sallybeaposted 6 years ago

      Well done - that is so nice!  Always so nice to hear a success story.

    5. CatherineGiordano profile image87
      CatherineGiordanoposted 6 years ago

      Congrats. You never know what wonderful thing might happen because of your participation on HubPages.

    6. Lionrhod profile image83
      Lionrhodposted 6 years ago

      Congrats! Awesome job!

      I chew ice when it's in my drink, but not otherwise.

    7. Cari Kay 11 profile image89
      Cari Kay 11posted 6 years ago

      Thank you so much everybody.  I've been reading the comments there and am hopeful that some women will go get tested.  That makes my day smile

    8. Solaras profile image98
      Solarasposted 6 years ago

      That's awesome!! Congrats!

    9. Jayne Lancer profile image95
      Jayne Lancerposted 6 years ago

      Congratulations, Cari Kay!

    10. J - R - Fr13m9n profile image73
      J - R - Fr13m9nposted 6 years ago

      That is impressive! Congratulations!

    11. Barbara Kay profile image81
      Barbara Kayposted 6 years ago

      That means they read Hubpages! Congratulations!

      1. Marisa Wright profile image93
        Marisa Wrightposted 6 years agoin reply to this

        Not really, it just means the article ranks well on Google -that's probably where they found it.

        1. Cari Kay 11 profile image89
          Cari Kay 11posted 6 years agoin reply to this

          Well, it means they read at least one Hubpage smile  Marissa is correct though.  With the keyword 'pagophagia', my page comes up fourth on a Google search.  It does fairly well with Google but, really, how many people are searching for pagophagia smile

    12. DeborahDian profile image81
      DeborahDianposted 6 years ago

      That is fabulous!  Congratulations.  Your articles are well done and your deserve this honor!

    13. My Bell profile image95
      My Bellposted 6 years ago

      Congratulations - that is so wonderful! Well deserved recognition for a superb hub!

    14. clivewilliams profile image85
      clivewilliamsposted 6 years ago

      Congratulations, love to hear good news about great hubs as we do have fantastic hubs and authors here, despite what panda thinks. Hope all goes well.

    15. Pollyanna Jones profile image94
      Pollyanna Jonesposted 6 years ago

      How exciting for you! Congratulations :-)

     
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