Facts About Blood Donation

Facts About Blood Donation

Blood Donation

Blood Donation

  • Person above 18 years of age and over 50 kgs. in weight can donate blood once in three months.
  • A normal adult has five to six liters of blood in his/her body of which only 300 ml is used during blood donation.
  • This blood is replaced by your body within 24 to 48 Hours.
  • No special diet, rest of medicine is required after blood donation.
  • The donor should not have taken any medicine in the last 48 hours.
  • The donor should not have contacted jaundice in the previous three years.
  • Every donor is given a medical checkup prior to donation to see if he / she is medically fit and doesn’t suffer from anemia, high blood pressure etc.,
  • The donor cannot contract AIDS or any other disease by donating blood.
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One Response to “Facts About Blood Donation”

  1. Cognitive says:

    Hi,

    Thanks for sharing the excellent info and blood donation is not an simple things…the person needs an heart and courtesy to do..and now a days body parts campaign also moving fastly..Like our Asst Cheifminister M.K.Stalin and some of the leading politicians..Leading actress Sneha all are donated their eyes and heart to others..hope, i will also do the same one day.

    am requesting others also do the same, it may give life to others after your death.

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