Why should you donate blood?

Why should you donate blood?

 

 

Why should you donate blood?

 

Numerous blood banks, infinite ads about blood donation, everyone talks about donating blood but do you know why should one donate blood?

 

Blood is the most precious gift that one can give to another person, donating blood is donating life!

 

Benefits for Blood Donors:

 

  • Reduces the amount of iron in your body and hence lowers the risk of heart disease
  • Reduces the risk of cancer
  • Free health check up
  • Free blood analysis – Hemoglobin, Blood grouping, typing, HIV, Hepatitis
  • Replenishing blood is good for health
  • Indirectly helps reduces your body weight, if you are overweight or obese

 

Apart from the above, the numerous other reasons why one should donate blood include:

 

  • To help accident victims
  • To help rectify anemia for anemic or patients suffering from thalassemia
  • To help in surgeries or trauma cases with severe blood loss and uncontrolled bleeding.
  • Certain medical conditions such as dengue require blood transfusion too!

 

One pint of blood donated by you saves 3 lives!

 

Having a healthy heart keeps you healthy but having a big heart, keeps the needy alive.

 

Donate blood, save lives.

 

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