National Blood Donor Month

National Blood Donor Month

January is National Blood Donor Month. Please consider attending the CCMH blood drive Tuesday, January 24th from 9-4. The blood mobile will be on site to take donations. Please call 580-355-8620 ext. 5406 to reserve your slot to donate.

Have you ever thought about how your blood donation helps? Here are a few ways your blood donation is used.

Blood has no substitute, but is needed every two seconds to treat and improve a number of health issues and conditions, including:

  • Cancer treatments
  • Blood loss during childbirth
  • Trauma-related blood loss
  • Babies born prematurely
  • Blood disorders
  • Surgery complications