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Brother-sister duo tours Maharashtra to create awareness about blood donation

  Metro cities like Mumbai, Pune face the shortage of blood during summers as many people travel outside the city for vacations. In order to motivate people to donate blood, a brother-sister duo from Pune are on a Maharashtra tour to create awareness among people. Snehal and Manesh started their journey on May 02 and […]

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SBTC directs blood banks in Maha to report amount of blood collected at camps

The State Blood Transfusion Council (SBTC) has issued a notice to all the blood banks in Maharashtra, to report about blood donation camp and a number of unit blood collected by them Every single drop of blood plays an important role when it comes to saving a life. But, due to various factors every year […]

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Patients who suffered from malaria can now donate blood after three years

With the aim to curb the spread of infection due to the blood transfusion. National Aids Control Organisation, has taken the decision. Earlier, people affected from Malaria were allowed to donate blood one year after the treatment. NACO has issued the directives to all the State Blood Transfusion Committee. While speaking to My Medical Mantra, […]

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Sion Hospital organises blood donation camp, amidst blood shortage in Mumbai

Sion Hospital organises blood donation camp, amidst blood shortage in Mumbai

Mumbai is currently facing an acute shortage of blood. City blood bank officials, last week said, they are witnessing a drop in blood donors due to the lack of blood donation camps. In a positive turn of events, the Mumbai Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) organised a blood donation camp in Sion Hospital that was […]

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Blood banks launch 'Operation Rediness’ to avoid blood shortage in Mumbai

Blood banks launch ‘Operation Rediness’ to avoid blood shortage in Mumbai

The blood banks in Mumbai are going to be prepared to tackle blood-related health adversity. A federation of 45 Mumbai based blood banks has started a unique campaign called ‘Operation Rediness’. All the major blood banks of Mumbai have come forward to proactively take necessary steps to avert any blood and blood platelet crisis. “Rainy […]

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