Blood Donation Guidelines : Tattoos & Blood Donations

Blood Donation Guidelines : Tattoos & Blood Donations

We know that in today?s time tattoos are just as prevalent as they’ve ever been, if it’s not even growing even more than it was in the past. We’re not taking a stance on tattoos or body piercings or anything, but we do have guidelines that we have to follow for certain donors who come […]

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Blood Donation Processes : Drawing Blood for Blood Donations

Blood Donation Processes : Drawing Blood for Blood Donations

When you are actually donating, there’s two things that are going to happen. We’re going to put this blood pressure cuff on your arm, and it?s going to put pressure on your vein to keep it dilated to make sure that we can still get a blood flow. And then we’re going to have you […]

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When Seconds Count: The critical need for type O blood donations

When Seconds Count: The critical need for type O blood donations

So O negative is like liquid gold to us in the blood bank and especially to our colleagues in the trauma service. So oftentimes trauma victims are brought to our hospital in extremes, dying of their injuries and we don’t have enough time to get their blood type. So very commonly, we’ll give them O […]

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NAR Mobile Donor Project Xezer TV

NAR Mobile Donor Project Xezer TV

Nevertheless, the demand is still not satisfied. There is an increase in the number of blood donors in Azerbaijan. Moreover, it is also true that in past blood donors consisted of relatives of patient, but now it involves wide range of people. In last 5 years the number of blood donors increased twice in Azerbaijan. […]

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Blood Groups: ABO & Rh Types & Their Importance in Blood Donation

Blood Groups: ABO & Rh Types & Their Importance in Blood Donation

blood grouping systems and humans are of many types but the main ones are ABO system and Rh system in ABO system there are four types of blood groups also known as blood types blood group a blood group B blood group a B and blood group O people with different blood groups have different […]

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Making Universal Donor Blood From Other Blood Types | Headline Science

Whether it’s a hurricane, earthquake or other disaster, those who are affected by crisis usually need four vital things: food, shelter, water and blood. In particular, O-type blood because it can be safely given to any patient. Now, scientists say they have identified enzymes from the human gut that can turn type A and B […]

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Can You Keep Donating and Regrowing Your Liver?

Can You Keep Donating and Regrowing Your Liver?

[♩INTRO] Here at SciShow, we recently learned a fun fact: You can donate over half your liver to someone who needs a transplant, and the tissue will grow back within a year. So then we got super curious: Could you just keep cutting chunks off and donating them and regrowing your liver, kind of like […]

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Importance of Blood Donation

Importance of Blood Donation

♪ [music] ♪ – [Karen] Baptist Health has a blood donor program here at Madisonville. It was started in 1961. And we accept donors here at the hospital and we also do a mobile blood drive. We are out about two times a week. Here at the hospital, from 7:30 to about 4:30, we accept […]

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Tracking your donated blood – Behind the News

Tracking your donated blood – Behind the News

NIC: The sight of blood can make some people feel a little queasy, but these guys say the more blood they see, the better! For us, having regular blood donors and people that donate frequently really helps us secure blood stocks and make sure we have regular supplies coming in. One in three Aussies will […]

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Myths about Blood Donation

Myths about Blood Donation

common myths about blood donation “I can’t donate because I have low iron.” Your red blood cell count doesn’t stay low forever come in and see if it is improved iron rich foods help promote blood production citrus fruits help your body absorb iron dark leafy green vegetables are a good source of iron lean […]

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