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Big need for blood donations

Wed Jan 04 13:00:39 EST 2017 | KARE11
MINNEAPOLIS - The American Red Cross says there is a critical need for blood donations. According to Red Cross officials say that every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood and to prevent a delay in care they are asking for your help. In November and December there was a decrease in donations nationwide leading the American Red Cross to issue an emergency call for blood donations. A local Red Cross spokesperson says typically they would have had around 840,000 people to donate blood in th..


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MINNEAPOLIS - The American Red Cross says there is a critical need for blood donations. According to Red Cross officials say that every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood ..
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The American Red Cross is issuing an emergency call for blood and platelet donors. “Right now our blood and platelet donations are being distributed to hospitals faster than they’r..
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