Some facts that you should know about the need for blood in our country:
Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. - More than 38,000 blood donations are needed every day. - The blood type most requested by hospitals is type O. - More than one million people are newly diagnosed with cancer each year. - Many of them will need blood, sometimes daily, during their chemotherapy treatment.
Help us help the people who need it by giving blood at our next bloodmobile visit on Thursday, June 19th at Iberia UMC from 2:00pm to 7:00pm.