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    I had blood tests because just lately I've been experiencing quite a few dizzy spells as well as easily bruising and thinning hair...
    I got a letter back saying its been suggested I have more tests done and now I'm worried. my results attached to it also said I have a low MCV which leads to iron deficiency?
    Should I be worried and why am I being asked to drink a pint of water before I have further blood tests?
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    Don't worry, it sounds like it may be anemia whichh is kind of common - you'll just have to tale iron tablets everyday try eating foods rich in iron like red meat etc good luck


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    Being hydrated can help with drawing blood and making it easier to get enough blood. nothing to worry about.
 
 
 
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