Demand for Blood Donations Never Takes a Vacation
It’s summertime, but please don’t take a vacation from donating blood. Hospitals rely on blood donations to care for cancer patients, trauma victims, people undergoing surgeries and more. Blood donations traditionally drop off significantly in the summer months, but the demand for blood never takes a break. In fact, our healthcare facilities need 110 pints of blood daily to keep up with demand.
New Jersey used 31,400 more units of blood than it collected in 2012 (that’s the most recen...
Read More >>