Tuesday, February 10, 2009

How To Save a Life

We had a pretty bad trauma a while back - a young guy shot in the chest by a stray bullet -  and one of the things that helped him survive was having enough donated blood in the blood bank to initiate a massive transfusion protocol.  Every two seconds somebody in the United States needs blood, but only 5% of eligible donors choose to give according to the American Red Cross.  Want to save a life?  Donate blood.

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