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Blood Shortage Prompts Red Cross Call for Donations

Mon Jan 09 04:12:54 EST 2017 | MedlinePlus
FRIDAY, Jan. 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Blood donations to the American Red Cross have slumped recently, so donors are desperately needed, the organization says. "Hospital patients need lifesaving blood this winter, and they're relying on the generosity of volunteer donors to provide hope in the days and weeks ahead," said Chris Hrouda, executive vice president of Red Cross Blood Services. "The Red Cross is doing everything it can to ensure blood products are available on the shelves when patie..

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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..
GRANVILLE - The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelet donations. Various factors throughout the holiday months have caused blood donation numbers&n..
FRIDAY, Jan. 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Blood donations to the American Red Cross have slumped recently, so donors are desperately needed, the organization says. "Hospital patient..
FRIDAY, Jan. 6, 2017 -- Blood donations to the American Red Cross have slumped recently, so donors are desperately needed, the organization says. "Hospital patients need lifesaving..
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