NATION?S TERROR THREAT LEVEL RAISED TO
American Red Cross Urges Blood Donors to Help State to be
The state is more than 1,600 units short
of an adequate blood supply should a major disaster occur.
America?s terror threat level has been raised to
?High/Orange,? and the American Red Cross, Connecticut Blood
Services Region is urging blood donors across the state to
give blood to help boost the current available supply for
local hospital patient needs AND for the nation should a
major incident or accident take place.
THEN & NOW:
Pearl Street?s first
blood donor visits there one last time!
Influenza and the
blood supply: what you must know!
Influenza is back, and many across Connecticut are scrambling to make
certain that they are protected from it by receiving flu vaccines. The
Connecticut Department of Public Health reports that flu was first
confirmed in a Hartford County resident who became ill in mid-October.