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American Red Cross: Blood donors needed in wake of disasters

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Posted: Monday, September 18, 2017 2:30 pm

As the American Red Cross responds to wildfires and historic hurricanes throughout the country, eligible donors are asked to give blood during National Preparedness Month in September.

Hurricane Irma has forced the cancellation of dozens of Red Cross blood drives in the Southeast, resulting in more than 2,100 uncollected blood and platelet donations. Natural disasters such as hurricanes can disrupt blood drives and prevent donors from giving, but hospital patients still depend on lifesaving transfusions.

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