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October 11, 2012

Blood Donations Help Keep Young Man Alive

By MakalaArce MakalaArce

“I am a brain tumor survivor who spent 10 weeks at the wonderful Mayo Clinic. During this time, I had many bleeding complications. The doctors had to give me blood products on multiple occasions. Simply put, without those blood donations, I would not be alive today. Since my return home (Kansas), the Red Cross has […]

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Tags: 1234, 5335, Blood, Blood Donation, Blood Donor Center, brain tumor, Doug Frye, Red Cross


January 11, 2010

Blood Donor Center Young Volunteers

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

Sam Buchl and Darin Steffl both enjoyed volunteering in the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center during their senior year of high school. As volunteers in the Blood Donor Center, Sam and Darin were stationed in the waiting area and had numerous responsibilities. They offered refreshments to blood donors, provided magazines and newspapers, set up videotapes […]

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Tags: Blood Donation, Blood Donor Center, Blood Donors, Mayo Clinic


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