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Urgent Need For Red Cross Blood Donors

Between the Independence Day holiday and the recent hot weather, Connecticut blood drive donations are down.


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Connecticut Region Red Cross Sends Help To Boston

The Red Cross in Connecticut has sent some 100 units of blood products to Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston


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Emergency Call For Blood Donors

  The American Red Cross says nationwide, blood supplies have reached emergency levels.  The Red Cross says June blood collections were 50,000 less than expected,  leaving the organization with half last year’s supply of the […]


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Weather Hurts Blood Donations

The American Red Cross Connecticut Blood Services Region has announced a statewide appeal for blood donors through Feb. 15.


Snowstorm Hurt Red Cross Blood Donations

The American Red Cross is seeking blood donations, saying the fierce winter storm caused the cancellation of hundreds of blood drives along the East Coast.

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