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Missouri-Illinois

 
December 1, 2011
Youngster Has Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder  
November 29, 2011
Beat Old Man Winter by Giving Blood When the Weather is Good   Having enough blood to meet patient need is a delicate balance between supply and demand.  Unfortunately, winter weather often disrupts this balance.   Please know that when winter weather hits, it forces the cancellation...
November 22, 2011
Help save lives this holiday season by donating blood   Think outside the box this holiday season.  The perfect gift is at your nearest American Red Cross blood drive or blood donation center.  And, unlike the latest fashion trend, video game or golf club, it costs nothing but an...
November 14, 2011
Give Thanks for Good Health by Donating Blood This Thanksgiving   In 2010, U.S. farmers raised more than 242 million turkeys. That’s a lot of turkeys! Anyone who enjoyed one of these birds on Thanksgiving is grateful they were available.[1]  
November 9, 2011
Give the Gift Money Can’t Buy  
November 9, 2011
Thank a vet by donating blood.   WSIL and the American Red Cross will join forces to help save lives on Friday, November 11 from 2:00pm through 7:00pm and Saturday, November 12 from 10:00am through 3:00pm.    The American Red Cross expects to collect more than 200 pints of blood...
November 7, 2011
Do Your Part for Your Community by Giving Blood   Veterans Day, Friday, Nov. 11, is a day to thank and honor all those who served honorably in the military – in wartime or peacetime.    Do you know a veteran?  Take time to say thank you for his or her service to our...
November 1, 2011
Fall into the Habit of Donating Blood If you’ve ever heard a plea for blood donations, you know the summer months are a difficult time for blood collection. There are no high school blood drives, families are vacationing and many people get out of the habit of giving blood.   Then...
October 27, 2011
No More Waiting Period if Tattoo is from Licensed Facility                                        ...
October 24, 2011
Give Blood with the American Red Cross   Chocolate blood, peanut butter blood, soy sauce blood – go online and you’ll discover many recipes for fake blood to go with your scary Halloween costume.   But when it comes to the real thing, there is no substitute that covers all the...