UK Health Secretary John Reid announced this week that 17 people have been given blood
from donors subsequently diagnosed with variant CJD.
WBS recruitment officer for Wales Trudi Evans told the Echo: ``The responsewe have had has been really, really excellent and we had loads of people call in - both new donors and others who have not given blood
AT least 100 men - all haemophiliacs - have been given blood
containing new variant CJD.
Tony Hancock provided the inspiration for a Midland man who has just given blood
for the 500th time.
Last year was the first year since back in the late '80s that I've given blood
, and that was only because a Red Cross mobile blood unit came to the Daily News and basically got in my face.
If you have not given blood
since June 30, Red Cross asks you to make an appointment to donate by calling 1-800-GIVE LIFE, or visit www.
My mum has given blood
- Aaron Stirland, 24, a kitchen assistant, from Ormesby I haven't given blood
but I would.
If you have never given blood
before, please take just take a few minutes to register your details.
Laura has given blood
several times before so, as a veteran, she assured me there was nothing to worry about.
This is the second time that I have given blood
and I am proof that even if you have a busy lifestyle you can still take 30 minutes out of your day to give blood.