Who Need

WHO NEED BLOOD ?

Every 2 seconds someone needs blood. Your blood helps more than one life at a time.

Your donated blood is used

- For Cancer Patients

- For those undergoing surgery

- To provide clotting factors for people with bleeding disorders, including       - --         haemophilia

 - To provide antibody treatment for people with disorders of the immune system.

 - To treat accident and burns victims

 

 

WHO CAN DONATE BLOOD ?

- Blood donor must be Healthy

 - Blood donor must be at least 17 years old

 - Weight of blood donor should not less than 46 kg

 - Male donors can give blood every 12 weeks(approx. every 3 month)

 - Female donors can give blood every 16 weeks(approx. every 4 month)

 

 

WHO SHOULD NOT DONATE BLOOD ?

 - You've had hepatitis or jaundice in the last 12 months.

 - Persons who have undergone surgery in the previous six months.

 - Pregnant women

 - You're currently taking antibiotics or you have just finished a course within the         last seven days or have had any infection in that last two weeks.

 - Persons with any systemic disease like heart disease, kidney disease, liver  -  ---     problems, blood disorders or asthma should NOT donate blood.

 - Persons suffering from infections transmitted through transfusions like HIV,  --         Hepatitis, Syphilis etc should Not donate blood.

 - Person who is addicted to drugs