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Red Cross Issues Urgent Call For Most Needed Blood Types In Metro Detroit

The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/06/2015

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Give One Last Gift This Holiday Season With A Blood Donation

Eligible donors with all blood types are needed, especially those with type O negative, A negative or B negative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/25/2014

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Deck The Halls And Donate Plasma: Metro Detroiters Line Up For Christmas Cash

Plasma donation has become a popular side business for some in Metro Detroit — especially during the holidays.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/19/2013

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Detroit Defeats Boston In Red Cross Blood Battle

Dropping ALCS Game Six to the Red Sox may have been a blow to Tigers fans, but Detroit beat Boston big in another battle.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2013

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Detroit V. Boston In Blood Donation Challenge

Detroit is squaring off against Boston for the ALCS, but we’re battling Beantown for even higher stakes off the field.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2013

People line up to give blood at the Palace of Auburn Hills on 9-11. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Donors Get Free Pistons Tickets At 11th Annual Palace Blood Drive

Everyone who donates blood at this year’s Palace Blood Drive will receive special thank you gifts including: Detroit Pistons memorabilia, Pistons tickets to a pre-season game and the first game of the regular season, and a $10 gift card.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

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City Of Troy Holds Two Red Cross Blood Drives

To supplement critically low blood supplies in the area, the City of Troy is sponsoring two Red Cross blood drives on Wednesday and Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2011

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City Of Southfield Holds Blood Drive

The City of Southfield and the American Red Cross will sponsor a community blood drive on Tuesday, August 30.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011

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Michigan Blood Supplies Dwindle In Extreme Heat

The excessive heat is taking its toll on Michigan blood supplies, as well as preventing donors from giving.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/23/2011