News Releases

Friday
Oct202017

Donating Blood: It’s All in the Family

Three generations of family teased and poked at one another, but they were all there for the same reason: to donate blood.

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Thursday
Oct052017

Mother and Son Reflect on Blood Needs During Cancer Battle

Randi Hunter began laughing slightly while starting her story as her son, Kelton, sat next to her. She glanced over at him, ready for him to insert his take on the tale…and he would. The mother-son duo conduct back-and-forth banter typically saved for sitcoms and comedy acts, but theirs has no script; instead, it’s a testament of the loving relationship they share.

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Monday
Oct022017

Blood Donors Needed

We collect blood not only for the people who need it now, but for the ones who could need it later.

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Tuesday
Sep122017

Saving Lives with MIS

Overall, Michigan Blood collected more than 500 units of blood, meaning that up to 1,500 lives were saved!

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Wednesday
Sep062017

Preteen Needs Blood Transfusions to Stay Healthy

Behind all of Dani’s selfies and funny posts is an underlying issue – one she’s dealt with since infancy. Dani has Beta Thalassemia Major, a disease that causes her body to produce defective DNA. There is currently no cure. Her hemoglobin breaks down prematurely, forcing the preteen to undergo a regularly-scheduled procedure to help her: blood transfusions.

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