Calls for blood donations are common and a way for the public to help others. Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. It is essential for surgeries, cancer treatment, chronic illnesses, and traumatic injuries. Whether a patient receives whole blood, red cells, platelets or plasma, this lifesaving care starts with one person making a generous donation. Even with advanced medical research, especially for individual components, there is still no substitute for human blood, which makes donations important.
Reasons to Donate!
#1: Blood Donations Save Lives
#2: Blood Is Required for Various Types of Patients
#3: Few Eligible Donors Donate Their Blood
#4: It Can Be a One-Time Event or a Recurring Donation
#5: There Are Benefits for the Donor
Facts About Giving Blood:
1 pint of blood can potentially save up to 3 lives!
A single car accident victim can require as many as 100 units of blood.
Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood and or platelets.
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