28 September 2017

Offer these October treats: lifesaving gifts of blood donation

GRANBURY, Texas (September 28, 2017) – October brings out the pranks and parties, in addition to the vampire jokes directed at blood-collections staff with Carter BloodCare. While it is all intended for fun, some blood donors do feel uneasy anticipating the needle sticks. One suggestion for those donors is to consider the person who might receive your donated gift of blood.


22 September 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

ROWLETT, Texas (September 22, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations.


19 September 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

GARLAND, Texas (September 19, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations.


19 September 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

RED OAK, Texas (September 19, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations.


09 September 2017

Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority attempt massive blood drive for Sickle Cell Awareness Month

ARLINGTON, Texas (September 7, 2017) – September is National Sickle Cell Awareness Month and two national Greek organizations – Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. – are hosting the DFW Joint Sickle Cell Blood Drive at AT&T Stadium, Lot 10, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, September 9. The blood drive coordinators, Jamie D. Grant and Jamita Barnett-Machen, believe donating blood is all about giving people with sickle cell disease a better life.

 


29 August 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

DALLAS, Texas (August 29, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations. These heroic donors enable blood transfusions to save, enhance and lengthen the lives of hospital patients.


29 August 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

FORT WORTH, Texas (August 29, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations.


29 August 2017

When it comes to blood transfusion, it takes all types

BRECKENRIDGE, Texas (August 29, 2017) – Carter BloodCare has a mission that blood will be on the shelves for any patient that requires a transfusion, right when moments matter, right here in our community. Because of this, many volunteer blood donors give about an hour of their time and what some would call a priceless pint of blood, as regularly as they can. Some donate as often as every two months, since 56 days is the required minimum waiting period between whole blood donations.


24 August 2017

Blood donors wanted: give hope to hospital patients when summer supply dips

KEENE, Texas (August 24, 2017) – Of all seasons, summer tends to be the one when blood donations take a dip, and not the kind that cools you off when temperatures are in the triple digits. Summer is the single most difficult season for Carter BloodCare to recruit blood donors. And the blood transfusions required for many patients cannot wait until temperatures come down.


24 August 2017

Blood donors wanted: give hope to hospital patients when summer supply dips

ARLINGTON, Texas (August 24, 2017) – Of all seasons, summer tends to be the one when blood donations take a dip, and not the kind that cools you off when temperatures are in the triple digits. Summer is the single most difficult season for Carter BloodCare to recruit blood donors. And the blood transfusions required for many patients cannot wait until temperatures come down.