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How to raise white blood cell count?

A: 3 Sep 2011 A healthy diet, is essential to increase the count of white blood cells in the body. Include lots of fresh fruits and vegetables in the diet. The phytochemicals that lend fruits and vegetables their rich colors help the body build a strong immune system as well. So, start eating five to nine servings of fruits and vegetables on an everyday basis. In fact, you should cover two-thirds of your plate with vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and beans, and the rest with lean protein Indulge In Regular Exercise Expand this post... The importance of exercise can never ever be overemphasized in your life. Be it getting rid of the excess fat, keeping blood sugar levels under check or...


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Why do I have a white blood cell Count? What does it mean? And What Can I Do?

A: As white blood cells work to remove any foreign antigens or bodies from the system, a high white blood cell count basically just means that you are suffering from a possible infection. It could also be the cause of your multiple allergies, as the white blood cells are the main components of your immune system. A hyper-active immune system (such as yours) will give you tonnes of allergies to think about. There isn''t much you can do to avoid the allergies, but for the pain and swelling, you can try taking some honeyed tea to soothe the throat. Also, strepsils...


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What Are the Different Causes of a Low white blood cell Count?

A: A low white blood cell count, also called leukopenia, may be caused by a variety of health conditions, illnesses, or other related issues. Generally, a low white blood cell count is discovered through testing, meaning that a patient is usually already experiencing symptoms that have led him or her to see a doctor. With so many factors that can cause a low white blood cell count, it is important to get comprehensive tests that can lead to an accurate diagnosis of the underlying cause.. white blood

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I need information on why my white blood cell count is real high what could make this happen?

A: This is part of an answer that I gave to a question similar to the question that you ask, I will copy it here for you - white blood cell Count (WBC) - 4,300 - 10,800 cells/L/cu mm. This test measures the number of white blood cells in a drop (microliter) of blood. Normal values range from 3,700 to 10,500, but can be altered greatly by factors such as exercise, stress, and disease. A low WBC may be due to chemotherapy, a viral infection, a toxic reaction, or another process in the bone marrow that is limiting production of normal WBCs. WBC differential count this test determines the...


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What does it mean if you have a low white blood cell count?

A: It means your immune system doesn''t work as well as it should. I have a auto immune disorder called SLE Lupus. And my count is always really low unless i get sick when I''m sick it shoots up so high its crazy. It could just be your immune system is weak, or it could be many things. For me it just means I get sick easier and take longer to heal and fight off infection!! Good luck your immune system is down A normal white blood cell count is between 5,000 to 10,000. If you have a low WBC, it could be a couple of things. Either you have an infection or disease that the cells tried to fight off but couldnt and now the infection or disease is taking over your immune system, or you could just be...


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What Could A High white blood cell Count In Pregnancy Mean?

A: First of all, elevated white blood cell counts can be normal during pregnancy. It all depends how high it is. Second, a physician may want to repeat the test in the next few weeks to see changes. Of course, it is important to see if there are any other symptoms that accompany high white blood cell counts. A lot of times a high white blood cell count is a sign of an infection whether you are pregnant or not. white blood cells typically increase...


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Could A Low white blood cells Count Indicate Liver Or Pancreas Problems?

A: No- more likely causes for low white blood cell count usually involve the bone marrow. It''s also possible that if you''ve been recently dealing with many serious infections, your body''s struggle would cause you to lose white blood cells more rapidly than can be produced. Other possibilities include auto-immune disorders, cancer involving the bone marrow, or hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid). A low white blood cell count is not indicative of pancreatic dysfunction. It can be seen in liver cirrhosis, but not usually to a marked level. A low

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Why would someones white blood cell count be up...cancer/leukemia & lupus has been ruled out. white blood cell count seems to be rising slowly

A: http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/high-white-blood-cell-count/AN00372 Also, their are no medications being taken, except for vitamins, no alcohol. They do smoke. Thanks! I had an infection in my intestine a few yrs back, and I felt fine. As it turned out the infection was eating a hole in my large intestine. A couple days after my 35th bday, I went into toxic shock, rushed to the ER—they wanted to remove my intestine but I refused, and have been health since losing 50lbs and stopping to eat meat. If you have white blood cells elevated you must have some kind of infection somewhere. DO SOMETHING NOW, DO NOT WAIT LIKE I DID, IT ALMOST...


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I have low white blood cells count and i went for HIV test last two years and found negative?

A: Why have a HIV test? If you had Cyrosis of the liver, you would know. Maybe if you stopped worrying, and started to think of your family more without connecting them to your suspected ailments, you would really start to enjoy life. Be grateful for what you have. Good luck I am a recovering alcoholic-20 years sober, and the way we drank has affected our immune systems. Certain medications can also affect our white cell count. Are you taking any? Your best advice would be from a doctor who would be happy to help you. God will look after you if you turn to Him. Please try a prayer. May He guide and protect you. dear friend immune deficiency has too many causes. one of them is HIV but some other viruses that replicate in immne

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What Could A High white blood cell Count In Pregnancy Mean?

A: First of all, elevated white blood cell counts can be normal during pregnancy. It all depends how high it is. Second, a physician may want to repeat the test in the next few weeks to see changes. Of course, it is important to see if there are any other symptoms that accompany high white blood cell counts. A lot of times a high white blood cell count is a sign of an infection whether you are pregnant or not. white blood cells typically increase...


 
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