The American Red Cross is facing a looming shortage of the blood types most needed by patients.
Eligible donors with all blood types are needed, especially those with type O negative, A negative or B negative.
Plasma donation has become a popular side business for some in Metro Detroit — especially during the holidays.
Dropping ALCS Game Six to the Red Sox may have been a blow to Tigers fans, but Detroit beat Boston big in another battle.
Detroit is squaring off against Boston for the ALCS, but we’re battling Beantown for even higher stakes off the field.
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.
To supplement critically low blood supplies in the area, the City of Troy is sponsoring two Red Cross blood drives on Wednesday and Thursday.
The City of Southfield and the American Red Cross will sponsor a community blood drive on Tuesday, August 30.
The excessive heat is taking its toll on Michigan blood supplies, as well as preventing donors from giving.