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Here’s What Happens to Your Blood After You Donate It

Blood is separated into three components plenoy m/Shutterstock “Most whole blood donations are separated into transfusable components: red cells, platelets, and plasma,” says Dr. Young. Technicians use centrifuges to spin the blood at high speeds and separate the three components. “The testing and processing steps take approximately three days to complete,” says Dr. Young. Each… Read More »

Gym-addict tee-total teacher, 33, dies just 20 days after shock leukaemia diagnosis

Gym-addict tee-total teacher, 33, who shunned alcohol, cigarettes and unhealthy food in hope of ‘living as long as possible’ dies just 20 days after finding out he had leukaemia Abi Meads, 27, claims her husband Matt Meads avoided drinking and smoking  Mr Meads dismissed his stomach pains, night sweats and fatigue for weeks The couple… Read More »