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WATCH: 78-year-old woman eats two kilos of sand everyday and feels ‘healthy’

UTTAR PRADESH: A 78-year-old woman has a very bizarre secret to her good health –  she eats two kilos of sand and gravel every day for six decades and feels healthy. Kusma Vati, from Varanasi, India, spends hours shovelling sand into her mouth every day, and likes to chew on the walls of her own house. Kusma said: ‘I have been eating sand and gravel for around 63 years now, I love eating them and I don’t think they have any harmful effects. ‘I haven’t suffered any problems in my stomach and mouth and my teeth…