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blood donor

One who gives blood (or its components) to be used for transfusion.
See also: donor
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Blood donation can be done every eight weeks, and platelets can be donated up to 24 times a year.
For the last 12 years, Empower has been involved actively in blood donation campaigns, as an immediate response to the request from the Dubai Blood Donation Centre and Thalassemia Centre, to address the shortage of blood supplies.
In Pakistan, national health organisations marked the day by holding campaigns to raise awareness of the need for more, safe blood donations, as the country battles an ongoing, safe blood shortage problem.
In the UAE, Dubai Blood Donation Center, which accounts for roughly half of the total blood collected in the emirates, frequently highlights the urgent need for donors.
He wondered why Batswana had never given blood donation the same treatment as other initiatives such as HIV/AIDS.
Myth #3: Blood Donation Can Cause HIV Or Other Blood Infections
Blood donation is a social contribution activity that everyone can easily do.
Dubai Blood Donation Centre is the only blood donation centre in the emirate.
Key words: Availability, ABO blood group, blood banks, transfusion, Rh negative, blood donation.
He said Sindh Police will hold blood donation camps across the Sindh province to minimize the miseries of thalassaemia suffering children through contribution.
The seminar will be followed by two-days camp on November 28 and November 29 for the collection of blood donations.
As a part of their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), the recently launched 80 bedded multispeciality hospital, Badr al Samaa Hospital, Barka conducted blood donation camp in association with the Ministry of Health, Rustaq.