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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Glassman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
Blood donation: Most of the benefit is for the recipient of your blood and that in itself is a benefit. However, sometimes if your blood count is high, donating blood ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
It is normally at: Least 110 pounds.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Iron: If you're slow in recovering from blood donation, have your serum iron level checked as you need normal levels to manufacture red blood cells.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Unclear Q, but...: Whole blood donation is every 56 days. A pheresis machine can collect 2 units of red blood cells at one time, returning other components--this can be ... Read More

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