Millions of patients whose lives depend on blood transfusions owe their indebtedness to millions of blood donors all over the world. There is no substitute for blood and there is no cause nobler than donating blood to save a life.
The modern concept is to use components of blood according to specific indication as such one unit of blood donation can save three lives rather than one.
It is an established medical fact that blood donation activates the blood making system in the body and as such makes fresh and healthier blood. Since ancient times, physicians advised persons to bleed, which was considered a cure for many diseases and ailments. Modern medical research confirms that regular blood donors are less susceptible to heart attacks. Blood donors are also more active physically and mentally.
The joy and relief is immense in all spiritual terms by donating blood for saving three lives rather than one.
- Any healthy person between the ages of 18 years to 65 can safely donate the blood.
- The blood cells are always in the process of breaking and reforming, therefore, you can safely donate blood after every three months.
- Medical examination of blood donors are always carried out by a doctor.
- It only takes about ten minutes to donate blood and ten minutes to remain in lying position for recovery and refreshment.
- The blood of the donor is fully screened for deadly and fast spreading Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV, Syphilis and Malarial parasite. The blood donor gets a report of his / her screened blood and group. Can there be any other form of service to the suffering humanity better than this?