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Blood Donation: Mayo Clinic Radio

This week, director of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center Justin Kreuter, M.D., joins us to talk about the importance of donating blood no matter where you live.  What's involved, does it take a lot of time and does it hurt?  Is there a certain time of year when blood [...]

Created by Joel Streed

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

Tis' the season of giving and donating! Saturday, December 27, at 9 a.m. CT, director of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center Justin Kreuter, M.D., will join us to talk about the importance of donating blood no matter where you live. What's involved, does it take a lot of time and [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Radio: Blood Donor Center

Miss the show? Here's the podcast: Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 12-27-14 Tis' the season of giving and donating! Saturday, December 27, at 9 a.m. CT, director of the Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center Justin Kreuter, M.D., will join us to talk about the importance of donating blood no matter where you [...]

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No Fear Blood Donation: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Manish Gandhi  explains why there's really no reason to fear donating blood. To listen, click the link below. No Fear Blood Donation

Created by Joel Streed

Why Donate Blood: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

Did you know it's easy to be a hero?  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Manish Gandhi explains why it's important to donate blood. To listen, click the link below. Why Donate Blood

Created by Joel Streed

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Blood donation Millions of people need blood transfusions each year. They may need it during surgery, after an accident or because of a disease. Help save a life today. Be a blood donor. Home care services: Questions to ask If you're recovering from surgery or have [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center Holds High School Competition This Month

Mayo Clinic Blood Donor Center Holds High School Competition This Month

ROCHESTER, Minn. - July 12, 2012.  The School Pride Challenge is on. Olmsted County high school students 16 and older are invited to keep their school spirit alive this summer by donating blood. Every six minutes, a patient at Mayo Clinic receives a transfusion of blood or blood products. By [...]

Created by Kelley Luckstein

TUESDAY Q & A: Hospitals always in need of new blood donors

TUESDAY Q & A: Hospitals always in need of new blood donors

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I recently received a call from a local blood donation center asking if I’d be willing to donate. I’d like to help, but I’ve never donated before and I’m nervous about it. I’m not a fan of needles, and I’m afraid I might faint. Also, is there really that big [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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