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Are there any ways to lower hemoglobin naturally?

Are there any ways to lower hemoglobin naturally?

Why?: What is your hemoglobin level? If it is elevated, the cause needs to be determined and treated. If the hemoglobin level is pathologically elevated, there are no "natural" ways to lower it, unless you call blood letting "natural". ...Read more

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What foods can help lower my hemoglobin level?

What foods can help lower my hemoglobin level?

None: There is no food I know which specifically lowers your hemoglobin level. Deficiency of iron and certain vitamins can lead to anemia but then you will end up with even more problems from the deficiencies. ...Read more

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Hello! My 13yr old son's hemoglobin level is 5.9 as of today's doctor appt. He is 5'9" tall about 262lbs. What foods will help lower the hemoglogin? And what foods are making his hemoglobin higher? I don't want my son to have Diabetes so any info you can

Hello! My 13yr old son's hemoglobin level is 5.9 as of today's doctor appt. He is 5'9" tall about 262lbs. What foods will help lower the hemoglogin? And what foods are making his hemoglobin higher? I don't want my son to have Diabetes so any info you can

GLUTEN FREE DIET: He fits Criteria for obesity. I would also suggest if he is fatigued and sleepy during the day, to obtain a sleep study. Especially if collar size greater than 18. I would suggest a gluten free diet with gradual transition. To paleo diet. Making sure to rotate his food daily. Also full blood work update with thyroid studies and testosterone levels should be obtained. Also increase activity ...Read more

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My hemoglobin is 7.9, how much lower is dangerous?

My hemoglobin is 7.9, how much lower is dangerous?

See below : 7.9 is low and is dangerous, normal is between 12 and 15. Having a low hemoglobin causes your heart to work much harder and on the long run can cause your heart to poop out. Low hemoglobin causes shortness of breath and fatigue which can be severe. Plus you should find out why ur blood count is low, it's important . Good luck ! ...Read more

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What diseases cause the hemoglobin count to decrease?

What diseases cause the hemoglobin count to decrease?

Long answer: Common causes of anemia are iron and folate (folic acid) deficiency. In women, loss of blood through menstruation is a common cause. There is a long list of other causes. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/anemia/basics/causes/CON-20026209 ...Read more

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Can you please tell me food that I have to take to gain hemoglobin?

Can you please tell me food that I have to take to gain hemoglobin?

Iron rich foods: One of the main ingredients of hemoglobin is iron. Therefore, you should be eating iron rich foods. Examples can be found at: http://www.Redcrossblood.Org/learn-about-blood/health-and-wellness/iron-rich-foods. ...Read more

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Does pneumonia lower your hemoglobin?

Usually not: Legionella can cause a type of anemia if you develop hemolytic anemia from it. This is kind of like your red blood cells 'implode'. This is atypical. ...Read more

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Why does pneumonia decrease hemoglobin levels?

Why does pneumonia decrease hemoglobin levels?

Good question: No good answer. In the hospital, a drop in hemoglobin could be due to multiple blood draws, and or administration of intravenous fluids. Infections can suppress the bone marrow that produces red blood cells, older blood cells die earlier. ...Read more

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