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someone who gives blood to be used for transfusions

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"As we celebrate the world blood donor day around the world this event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gift of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood products for patients in need," he added.
Voluntary, unpaid blood donations must be increased rapidly in more than half the world's countries in order to ensure a reliable supply of safe blood for patients whose lives depend on it, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on World Blood Donor Day.This year, the theme of World Blood Donor Day is "Blood connects us all", highlighting the common bond that all people share in their blood.
Data on blood donor's age, sex, blood group, serological results of HCV, HBs Ag, HIV, and syphilis were collected at the time of blood collection, by using a structured questionnaire.
Ten Thalassemia patients getting regular supplies of blood from the PRCS Regional Blood Donor Centre (RBDC) were also given gifts on the occasion.
CAPE GIRARDEAU -- The American Red Cross and KFVS12 are encouraging all area blood donors to roll up a sleeve and help fill the Missing Types at the annual Summer Heartland Blood Drive Friday, Aug.
The number of blood donors in Oman registered an increase of four per cent in 2018 as compared to 2017.
Reliance on voluntary and regular blood donors will also improve the blood safety standards manifold.
Safe blood supplies are a scarce commodity, especially in developing countries, many events will be holding around the world on June 14 to mark World Blood Donor Day.
The feature allows people to sign up as blood donors and to locate their nearest blood donation centres.
I congratulate all blood donors on World Blood Donor Day.
Summary: DHA marks World Blood Donor Day that falls on June 14
Cyprus ranks first in the EU when it comes to the proportion of blood donors with 9 per cent of the population donating blood said the announcement issued on the occasion of World Blood Donor Day marked annually on June 14.
Various speakers at a buildup activity towards World Blood Donor Day have expressed concerns at the failure by eligible blood donors to meet the 45 000 units of the annual national target.
Become a blood donor. Register today and book and appointment at or call 0300 123 23 23 or visit