Blood Donation

A Blood donation is the act when the blood is drawn from a person’s body voluntarily and then used for transfusions or biopharmaceutical medications. The components of the blood are separated according to its uses. The whole process is carried out by blood banks where they also organize blood donation camps very often.

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PM wishes Parrikar on 63rd birthday; BJP holds special prayer

13 Dec 2018

PM wishes Parrikar on 63rd birthday; BJP holds special prayer

PM Narendra Modi today wished ailing Goa CM Manohar Parrikar on his 63rd birthday and prayed for his good health.

UP: Cops stop laborer from selling son, fund pregnant-wife's treatment

31 Aug 2018

UP: Cops stop laborer from selling son, fund pregnant-wife's treatment

In a heart-warming incident, the Uttar Pradesh police stopped a daily wage laborer from selling his one-year-old son. Instead of taking action against him, they helped him.

Know all about 'golden blood,' the rarest blood type

28 Jul 2018

Know all about 'golden blood,' the rarest blood type

We all know people who have variations of blood types A, B and O. But have you ever come across someone who has golden blood? Most likely not. Because only 43 people in the world have been discovered with this blood type in the last 57 years, making it the rarest of all.

Two CRPF jawans break Ramzan-fast to donate blood to cancer-patient

14 Jun 2018

Two CRPF jawans break Ramzan-fast to donate blood to cancer-patient

Two CRPF jawans broke their Ramzan fast to donate blood to a woman suffering from cancer as part of the forces' "Madadgaar" initiative for locals of the Kashmir valley.

58-year-old Bengaluru man traveled 200kms to save a stranger's life

10 May 2018

58-year-old Bengaluru man traveled 200kms to save a stranger's life

For this 35-year-old, Shridhar Bindiganavile will always be a messiah who saved his life.

This app connects you to blood-donors with just a click!

02 May 2018

This app connects you to blood-donors with just a click!

Demand: 10-12 million units. Supply: 9.9 million units.

Know all about 'golden blood,' the rarest blood type

25 Oct 2017

Know all about 'golden blood,' the rarest blood type

We all know people who have variations of blood types A, B and O. But have you ever come across someone who has golden blood? Most likely not. Because only 43 people in the world have been discovered with this blood type in the last 56 years, making it the rarest of all.

"You cannot donate blood": NACO to LGBTQ community

19 Jul 2017

"You cannot donate blood": NACO to LGBTQ community

According to National Aids Control Organization, LGBTQ community fall under the category of 'High Risk Group' and hence they aren't allowed to donate blood.