Different Activities Of Potapokhuri Paisa Puja Committee

Blood Donation Activity

Blood Donation Activity At Potapokhuri Paisa Puja Committee

Blood is life. It’s the amazing fluid that keeps us alive; it’s the amazing gift we give to others to help them heal and live. Each and every day, patients in more than 50 local hospitals served by BloodCenter of Wisconsin need approximately 800 units of blood. You may not always see their faces, but the adults and children you help with your gift of blood are very real.Every two seconds someone needs blood.More than 38,000 blood donations are needed every day.A total of 30 million blood components are transfused each year.The average red blood cell transfusion is approximately 3 pints.The blood type most often requested by hospitals is Type O.Sickle cell patients can require frequent blood transfusions throughout their livesMore than 1 million new people are diagnosed with cancer each year. Many of them will need blood, sometimes daily, during their chemotherapy treatment.A single car accident victim can require as many as 100 units of blood.