Schedule of American Red Cross blood drives in
Allegan, Kent and Ottawa Counties
In Doubt About Giving Blood? You Could Be Eligible.
Some health concerns not an issue when donating
Lansing, MI—October 25—Think you’re not a good candidate for blood donation? Think again. Sometimes, people with high blood pressure and diabetes suspect they are not eligible to give blood. Many cancer survivors also believe they will be deferred because of their previous illness.
“But that’s not always the case,” said Todd Kulman, Communications Program Manager for the Great Lakes Region of the American Red Cross.