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British Ebola Survivor Donating Blood To Patient In Atlanta

An Ebola survivor says he’s in Atlanta to donate blood to an American patient.

14 hours ago

A woman donates blood. (credit: Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

Red Cross Issues An “Emergency Call” For Donors

Calling it an “emergency request,” the American Red Cross is in urgent need of platelet and blood donors of all blood types. According to the Red Cross, someone in the United States needs blood every two seconds.

CBSDFW.COM–07/09/2013

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Bloody Battle Begins In Plano

Donors rolled up their sleeves Sunday to participate in The Annual Battle Of The Badges Blood Drive in Plano.

07/07/2013

A woman donates blood. (credit: Joern Pollex/Getty Images)

Blood Center: Donors Needed After Explosion

A blood center that serves Central Texas hospitals says donors are greatly needed due to the massive plant explosion that has injured more than 160 people.

04/18/2013

A senior technician holds collected blood samples. (credit: Rodger Bosch/AFP/Getty Images)

Blood Bank Finding More Donors Infected With West Nile Virus

Had some North Texans not donated blood, they might have never known they were infected with the West Nile Virus.

07/31/2012

A sign in front of a Domino's Pizza store on April 14, 2004 in Miami, Florida. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Donate A Pint Of Blood, Get A Free Pizza

When you envision pizza and pints you probably have a certain thought in mind. But there’s a North Texas pizza and pints promotion that’s wants your blood!

07/24/2012

A lab assistant holds a unit of blood. (credit: Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Red Cross Blood Shortfall At “Emergency Level”

Red Cross officials say the month of June has yielded 50,000 fewer donations than expected. Now the organization is calling for all eligible donors to donate blood as soon as possible.

06/26/2012

A lab assistant holds a unit of blood. (credit: Erik S. Lesser/Getty Images)

Save A Life On National Blood Donor Day

Carter BloodCare has to see 1,100 donors every day to meet patient needs. Thursday is National Blood Donor Day, and every blood donation can save up to three lives.

06/14/2012

A nurse takes a blood sample. (credit: Getty Images/Sergei Supinsky/AFP)

$1,000 Gas Card Offered As Blood Donation Incentive

The American Red Cross is sending out an emergency call for blood donations. In fact, the organization is so concerned about the low supply of some blood types that they’re entering donors in a special prize drawing.

06/29/2011

Michael Schaaf

Family Of Boy Hit By Car Asking For Blood Donations

Michael Schaaf is an out going little boy who loves to play sports. “He loves football, he loves sports,” said Michael’s mother Lee Dees. “We put him into soccer and he loved to soar in soccer, he was a goalie.”

04/22/2011

American Red Cross logo. (credit: AP Graphics)

Red Cross Issues Emergency Request For Donations

The American Red Cross is making an emergency appeal for money and blood donations, blaming the winter weather for creating a critical shortage of both.

CBSDFW.COM–02/04/2011