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I am a 22 year-old male with an above average hemoglobin level of 17.7 g/dL. Is that a problem, and what can I do to decrease it?

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In brief: Hydrate and donate

make sure that your real level if you have the blood test in a circumstances that you could be dehydrated then your level will be higher than normal if you think your hydration was perfect at the time then you check with your physician first and ask if you can donate blood that will be one way to bring it down in good healthy generous way

In brief: Hydrate and donate

make sure that your real level if you have the blood test in a circumstances that you could be dehydrated then your level will be higher than normal if you think your hydration was perfect at the time then you check with your physician first and ask if you can donate blood that will be one way to bring it down in good healthy generous way
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