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January 23, 2020

Mayo Clinic Minute: The constant need for blood donations

The new year is a great time to become a regular blood donor. Not only is January National Blood Donor Month, it can be a difficult time for blood banks. Between the holidays, bad weather, and cold and flu season, donations tend to slow down over the winter months. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute Journalists: Broadcast-quality video (0:59) is in the downloads at the end of this post. Please "Courtesy: Mayo Clinic News Network." Read the script. Every 10…

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