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@ Michigan Blood is an e-newsletter created in response to blood donors who expressed interest in knowing more about Michigan Blood and its activities. Simply click on the icon below for the edition you wish to view.

 

December 2014 Issue

Friday
Mar062015

Addison Mayfield – Saved By Blood Donors

by Tom Rademacher, Veteran Grand Rapids Press columnist and long-time Michigan Blood donor

   There she is, frolicking on the playground.

   And there, at the local Y, taking in a game of volleyball, swimming in the pool.

   And there, too, running in a 5-kilometer race.

   It’s Addison Mayfield, ladies and gentlemen – a sprite of just 8 years old, and enjoying life and all the joys it might offer the typical 3rd-grader.

 

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Friday
Mar062015

We Have A Lot To Celebrate!

We're in the mood to celebrate! Our Traverse City Donor Center turned 20 in January, and we're about to collect our 10,000th unit at our Dow Diamond Donor Center. And it's all thanks to you!

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Friday
Mar062015

More Than 2 Million Years Saved

According to research published in the January 28th issue of the medical journal JAMA Surgery, organ transplants have saved more than 2 million years of life in the United States over a 25 year period, from 1987 through 2012. That's pretty amazing ... but think about how many lives blood donors have saved. That's downright extraordinary!

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Wednesday
Dec172014

Mission Moments In the News

Keeping Michigan Blood’s lifesaving mission in the spotlight is an important part of being sure we can supply local hospitals with much-needed blood. Here’s a look at a few of our recent stories throughout the state:

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Friday
Feb012013

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