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03/24/2017 at 09:05. Facebook
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03/23/2017 at 16:42. Facebook
"In 2009 I gave birth to my baby boy Nathan at St Michael's hospital in Bristol. I had been rushed in as I had a condition called placenta accreta. I had to have a hysterectomy because the placenta was attached to the womb and I lost 11 liters of blood. It is over twice the amount you have in your body.

"I was in surgery 6 hours and then transfered to high dependency for a week. I had another...
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03/23/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Give somebody a second chance. Book an appointment to donate blood: [ Ow.ly Link ]
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03/23/2017 at 08:51. Facebook
Mr Singh’s family and extended network of friends provided extra snacks and treats for blood donors at the session in Coventry as a thank you for their generosity.

Family give blood in memory of their father Lal Singh in bid to encourage others

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03/22/2017 at 18:20. Facebook
Don't know where to give blood? Don't worry. You can find your nearest location here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
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03/22/2017 at 11:15. Facebook
"My daughter's 37th blood product in 11 months of treatment. Thank you to every one who donates."
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03/21/2017 at 15:45. Facebook
A five-year-old Southport girl's life was saved thanks to a number of blood donors.

THANK-YOU FOR SAVING LITTLE DAISEY’S LIFE...

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03/21/2017 at 10:03. Facebook
What's in your veins can do amazing good,
And most grown-ups can spare a pint of blood,
People need your blood to make them well,
Those with diseases like cancer and sickle cell

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03/20/2017 at 21:20. Facebook
"So yesterday I took my daughter with me for my 5th donation, so she could see what it was all about. She told me she was proud of me and that she would give it a go when she is older."
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03/20/2017 at 10:20. Facebook
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03/19/2017 at 10:50. Facebook
Save more lives: invite a friend to donate blood with you. Remember to book a separate appointment for both of you. [ Ow.ly Link ]
"After my first donation in 2014, I got a letter with my donor card, which let me know my blood type. B positive. I thought - how fitting! I am being positive. Donating blood is positive. It's an amazing thing to do, and I'm so pleased to be eligible, as I know not everyone is.

I had upcoming travel plans but made sure I could donate again before going away. Since coming back, I've now given...
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"What an absolute bunch of babes! Suffolk Roller Derby ladies gave 2350ml yesterday. Four first timers and two donors coming back from a long break and me - donation #17 in the bag."
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A, B, AB or O: Do you know which blood type you are? Paper strip test determines blood type in just 30 seconds.

O my! Paper strip test determines blood type in just 30 seconds

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2,000 donations and up to 6,000 lives saved! A big thank you to all the blood donors of the Shree Swaminarayan Temple.

Kingsbury Temple celebrates 20th blood donation session

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In our recent survey we asked people to describe the feeling after blood donation. Top 3 answers were proud, helpful and happy.
You might not realise this, but you can donate the umbilical cord to a blood bank and potentially save a life. One woman who did this shares her story.
"Kudos to the team at Luton, excellent service as usual and the best snack selection I have seen at a venue!"