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Thank you for saving a life

Do you know your type? Blood type that is. Today is World Blood Donor Day.

This year, the theme is "Thank you for saving my life." The purpose of the day is to encourage all people to donate blood voluntarily and regularly.

Did you know that there are over 108 million donations a year. More than half of all blood transfusions in low-income countries are given to children under five. If you haven't donated blood before, consider it today. Check first to see if you are a viable candidate.