Weirdest Things That People Have Consumed

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We all consume food to live; however, what happens if you consume anything apart from food? Well, in this article, we've shared some of the weirdest things that people have consumed, instead of food.

These are the foods that you cannot even imagine consuming, as they are totally non-edible in nature. So, find out more about the weirdest things that people have consumed.

If you are a faint-hearted person or are consuming anything right now, then save the article for a later time, as it may gross you out big time. Don't say we didn't warn you!

If you curious, then go ahead and read about these weirdest things that people have consumed. Though some of these foods were consumed by chance, others were consumed due to some fetish craving that these people developed, read on.


Bear Grylls from "Man vs. Wild" is one of the few people who follows this. These people are known to consume their own urine for survival purposes, as it helps them to stay healthy. Really??

Human Ashes

A woman who was transferring her dead husband's ashes realised that some of the ashes fell on her palm. In order to respect him, she licked those ashes. She loved the taste and got addicted to it. She has been consuming ashes since then. A totally weird addiction!

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Couch Cushions

A woman named Adele from Florida found great comfort in eating couch cushions. In her lifetime, she has consumed over 200 pounds of fluffy cushions that can easily stuff up around 7 cushion couches and 2 chairs!!

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Toilet Paper

A woman claimed that she consumed half a roll of toilet paper every day. She said she enjoys the way her tongue feels, while she is eating it. Her addiction is so much that she enjoys her paper roll instead of popcorn while watching movies. Can you beat that!!


A little girl from Portland was examined immediately after she complained of a severe stomach ache. When doctors examined, they found an object that looked like a bracelet. These were the 37 "Buckyball" magnets that the kid had consumed and it had formed a bracelet inside her.

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A 22-year-old woman named Krystin had started licking chalk when she was a toddler. Her habit continued, as she loved the taste of it. She became obsessed with the taste that she tried convincing her family and friends to try it too. Eventually, none of the others liked it, except her!


A 19-year-old Florida native, Tempestt, is known for her fetish of eating soaps. This girl used to consume at least 5 bars of soaps on a weekly basis. After a sudden change of heart, she stopped after a period of time.


Josh is an Ohio resident, who read a book on how to eat glass. In just 4 years, he consumed more than 250 light bulbs and 100 wine and champagne glasses. When asked about his unusual fetish, he said it made him feel warm every time he consumed glass.

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Story first published: Tuesday, June 7, 2016, 11:37 [IST]
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