When Esther was diagnosed with a very rare type of cancer she didn’t dare make plans for the future. It’s been a long, hard road to recovery – including receiving over 40 units of red blood cells and more than 20 platelet transfusions. But life is now full of opportunities and Esther says that she’s going to make the most of them.
Read Esther's story here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
When Esther was diagnosed with a very rare type of cancer she
Valerie Lovatt
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Amanda Iese
Plasma is the liquid portion of blood that has some amazing properties that can help save lives. Show you have a heart of gold by becoming a plasma donor. Find out if you’re eligible to donate at [ Bit.ly Link ]
Plasma is the liquid portion of blood that has some amazing properties
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Lucy Darlington
Stefan Mitchell
Good luck to everyone competing in our own backyard as part of the World Masters Games. If you’re not much of an athlete, don’t worry, we’ve got an easier way you can be a champion. Just book an appointment to donate here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Good luck to everyone competing in our own backyard as part of
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Patrick Malone
Patrick Malone
Giving blood is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality family time together. Here's 17 year old Erin, donating with mum Margaret and dad Ray. Read their story here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Giving blood is the perfect opportunity to spend some quality family time
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Jamie Smith
Have you had your life changed by a blood transfusion? Hit the love button, share your story in the comments and help inspire others to share the love.
Have you had your life changed by a blood transfusion Hit the
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No matter where you are in New Zealand, our mobile app can point you towards the closest place to donate. So even when you’re out exploring the country, you can keep being a legend.
Download it here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
No matter where you are in New Zealand our mobile app can
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Allanah-Zane Hicks
Remember, the clocks get turned back an hour this weekend. So when you’re done with your extra snooze, book an appointment to donate using our mobile app here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Remember the clocks get turned back an hour this weekend So when
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Jonathan first started giving blood at school and now comes into the Christchurch Donor Centre every two weeks to give plasma. He recently made his 150th donation and tells us 'I plan to continue donating as long as possible'. Hit Like to give Jonathan a big thank you thumbs up!
Jonathan first started giving blood at school and now comes into the
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Doug Armishaw
Shout out to Leukaemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand #shaveforaacurenz week! But don't worry if you can't bear to lop off your lovely locks, you're already helping to fight cancer if you give blood.
Shout out to Leukaemia Blood Cancer New Zealand shaveforaacurenz week But dont
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Gia Roscherr
Esmae Fleming
They say the act of giving makes people truly happy. Being that it’s World Happiness Day today, why not make your first appointment for a regular cheer up right now?
See if you're eligible to donate here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
They say the act of giving makes people truly happy Being that
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Alyson Douglas
????, ????, ???? or ???? - what type are you? Share it in the comments, emoji style, and see if you can spot any friends with your blood type.
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Jenna Beaumont
Stephanie is a caring, bubbly nurse who knows exactly what a gift blood donations are for her patients; she needs regular transfusions herself. Find out what it's like on the other side of the hospital bed in Stephanie's story: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Stephanie is a caring bubbly nurse who knows exactly what a gift
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Margaret Price
We collected a total of 171,716 donations in 2016, including whole blood, plasma and platelets. Thanks to everyone who helped us reach that number, we hope to see you again this year. Download our app to make your next appointment: [ Bit.ly Link ]
We collected a total of 171716 donations in 2016 including whole blood
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Casey Amanaki Gould
Sheila Cunningham
We collected a total of 171,716 donations in 2016, including whole blood, plasma and platelets. Thanks to everyone who helped us reach that number, we hope to see you again this year.
Download our app to make your next appointment: [ Bit.ly Link ]
We collected a total of 171716 donations in 2016 including whole blood
Gerard Hyland
Tattoos are for life, but fortunately the wait to give blood after getting one is only six months. If you’re planning on getting some ink, make sure you come see us first.
Check if you are eligible to donate blood here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Tattoos are for life but fortunately the wait to give blood after
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We know you shouldn’t have your phone on in the movies but notifications like this are too good to miss. Download our app to find out when your blood is used to save a life: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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Come down and visit us at the Life Flight Open Day on the 19th March and find out how you can become a blood donor and help save lives. :)

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Thirteen’s an unlucky number for most, but for plasma donors it’s just right. That’s the number of different life-saving products that can be made from plasma. Let’s get a thumbs up for the donors who give gold.
Thirteens an unlucky number for most but for plasma donors its just
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How much do you know about your blood type? If you're A-, you can donate blood to people with A-, AB-, A+ and AB+ blood types and can receive blood from those with A- and O- types. Interesting!
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Helen Patricia
We always like to hear from donors about why you first gave blood and what keeps you coming back. And men, don't be shy, we want your stories too! Share your story and inspire others to give blood too. [ Nzblood.co.nz Link ]
We always like to hear from donors about why you first gave
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