If you are a shift worker, donating blood could be an easy way to reduce the risk of heart disease, says a study
Ratan Sinha is encouraging people to organise blood donation camps at weddings, birth and death anniversaries to help Thalassemia patients.
In 2012, 425 took part as the effort began to be spearheaded by the Association for Voluntary Blood Donation.
Verma said 84.3 percent of the blood supply in India is through voluntary blood donation.
A blood donation camp was organised on Tuesday at Sri Guru Gobind Singh College in Sector 26.
Indians feel so “creeped out” that they would decline an organ or blood that came from a murderer or thief.
From 3.6 lakh units in 1997,blood collection from donors in the state rose to 14.41 lakh units in 2012.
Dr IT Group organized a blood donation camp in collaboration with the Department of Transfusion Medicine,PGI.
As many as 32 people,who have made outstanding contributions in the field of education,sports,music,culture,social service,blood donation and govt service,of the district will be honoured on Independence Day.
Ludhiana ranks 191 in the list of clean cities in the country.
A retired bank employee spreads the message of blood donation on his cycle.
The Department of Transfusion Medicine,PGIMER,celebrated World Blood Donor Day today during which a total of 15 centurion blood donors were felicitated by Emeritus Professor J G Jolly.
Biman Bose always nurtured a dream. A dream to donate blood for 100 times.
To encourage voluntary blood donation and prevent HIV/AIDS in the community red ribbon clubs will be set up at 310 colleges under the University of Pune on the occasion of voluntary blood donation day on October 1.
Bollywood actor Salman Khan has pledged his support to Go India Foundations initiative of organising a blood donation camp in the city on August 15. The foundation aims to collect 63,000 bottles of blood on the 63rd Independence Day.