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January is National Blood Donor Month

January is National Blood Donor Month but your help is needed year round, because every two seconds in our country someone needs blood.

Here in lubbock, 110 to 140 units of blood are used every day. To donate, you must be at least 17 years of age, weigh 110 pounds or more and be in good health.  

To schedule an appointment to donate, call United Blood Services at (806) 741-1752.

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