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This very brave little boy is Ceejay McArdle

Ceejay is 4 years old and is currently undergoing treatment for ALL #Leukaemia and blood transfusions are a routine part of his treatment. He is currently in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda today getting a transfusion as his haemoglobin dropped to 7.5 due to the chemotherapy which he receives.

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Congratulations to Frank Butler who reached his #600th #Platelet donation in our Dublin centre during the week. Frank started #givingblood in Lesson street when he was 18 and then he continued to give blood in Pelican house until he was asked to join the platelet panel where he now donates once a month - Well done Frank you are an inspiration to us all #WOW #theBIGSixZeroZero
THURSDAY CLINICS: Did you know that unlike a blood test you need to eat & be well hydrated before you #giveblood

#Westmeath in Mullingar, Annebrook House Hotel, from 4:30 - 8pm AND Athlone The Shamrock Lodge Hotel 4:30 - 8pm
#Tipp Thurles, Semple Stadium from 5:30 - 8:30pm
#Cork Kanturk, Colaiste Treasa, from 3-5pm & 7-9pm AND St Finbarrs Hospital from 10-7pm
#Dublin in Hartstown Community...
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WEDNESDAY CLINICS: Did you know that one in four of us will need a blood transfusion in our lifetime. When you #giveblood you are giving for your family, your friends, your community and yourself

#Dublin Dun Laoghaire, Royal Marine Hotel (free parking at hotel for donors) 5 - 8:30pm AND D'Olier st 10-7pm and Stillorgan from 1-8pm
#Westmeath Mullingar, Annebrook House Hotel from 4:30pm-8pm...
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TUESDAY CLINICS: Give someone the ultimate gift today, #giveblood as did you know that 1 unit of blood can save up to 3 lives! #WOW

#Westmeath in Mullingar in Annebrook House Hotel from 4:30pm to 8pm AND Athlone,in The Shamrock Lodge Hotel 4:30 - 8pm
#Wexford in Gorey Community School 4:30- 8pm
#Tipp in Thurles in Semple Stadium, Thurles 5:30- 8:30pm
#Cork in St. Finbarr's Hospital, from 3:30...
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MONDAY CLINICS: Did you know that you can #giveblood if you had jaundice under the age of 13 years old.

#Kildare in Clane GAA from 3- 5pm AND 7 - 9pm
#Westmeath in Mullingar, Annebrook House Hotel from 4:30 - 8pm
#Tipperary Thurles in Semple Stadium, 2 - 5pm
#Cork in St. Finbarr's Hospital, 3:30 - 7:30pm (Priority given to Appointments to book call l 021 4807 400)
#Dublin in D'olier street ...
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SUNDAY CLINICS: please come and #giveblood if you can

#Cork in Donoughmore Community Centre, from 12:00pm - 3:30pm
#Limerick Shannon/Bunratty from 12:00pm - 3:00pm
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THURSDAY CLINICS: Did you know that 47% of the Irish population is O+, this is most common blood type but also the most used type so we always need more blood donors as blood only last 35 days.

#Donegal Bundoran in Holyrood Hotel, Bundoran from 3-5pm
& 7-9:30pm
#Monaghan in Monaghan Town, St. Patrick's Hall, Church Sq
from 4:30 - 8pm
#Wexford in Wexford Town, in the Talbot Hotel 4:30pm -...
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WEDNESDAY CLINICS: If you are afraid of needles or its your first time coming to #giveblood, please always let our wonderful staff know so they can give you extra care and attention while you donate. We are always so glad to see #firsttimers at clinic and will do everything we can to make it a positive experience. Check your eligibility here [ Giveblood.ie Link ]

#Leitrim in Ballinamore...
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Can I Give Blood: Question 1 - Irish Blood Transfusion Service

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HAPPY VALENTINES to all our lovely donors. Please come into clinic this week and pick up a chocolate heart-shaped thank you!

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“Dark chocolate has beneficial effects on the cardiovascular system, it lowers blood pressure and makes blood platelets more sticky.”
Read more about this in today's The Irish Times and Irish Times Health+

Let yourself be seduced by chocolate on Valentine’s Day

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TUESDAY CLINICS: This #valentinesday show love and generosity to others by #givingblood. We really appreciate our amazing donors as they help so many families everyday.

#Mayo in Ballyhaunis in The Connaught GAA 4:30-8pm
#Leitrim in Manorhamilton, Bee Park Centre, 6-9:30pm
#Wexford in Enniscorthy Clinic in Riverside Park Hotel 4:30-8pm
#Limerick in Castletroy in the Kilmurry Lodge from 5 -...
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Our #Platelet donors don't just help #Leukaemia, #Cancer and #Burns patients. They also help other patients in a variety of other life threatening situations. Here is another lovely message that came into us via FB messenger.

#Platelets are #Lifesavers - to get an assessment appointment call 01 432 2833 to find out more