platelets

American Red Cross, Grand Traverse Pie Co. Have Delicious Reason For You To Donate Platelets
American Red Cross, Grand Traverse Pie Co. Have Delicious Reason For You To Donate Platelets
The American Red Cross has teamed up with the Grand Traverse Pie Company to entice people to donate platelets on Thanksgiving day. Everyone who attempts to donate platelets will get a delicious pie from the Grand Traverse Pie Company. Platelets are used to treat burn patients, cancer patients and others who are really sick. The shelf life for platelets is much shorter than for red blood cells,
Blood and Platelet Donors Needed ASAP
Blood and Platelet Donors Needed ASAP
The Great Lakes Region of the American Red Cross (where we live) needs to collect approximately 700 units of blood each and every day to keep up with the needs of our community's hospitals. The need for blood and blood products never takes a day off. Locally, there is an immediate need for Platelets, a blood component used to treat cancer patients and others who are very sick.