Giving blood, a great way to give thanks
November 3, 2021
The Ipswich Lions Club will host a Blood Drive on November 8 at Holy Cross Hall from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Contact Jerry Brooks at 605-380-1925 to make an appointment or call Vitalant at 1-877-258-4825.
Common misconceptions of blood donors include:
“Can I donate blood to save lives if...
• I am taking medication or recently got a flu shot or COVID-19 vaccine? Yes - Most medications are acceptable as well as the flu shot and COVID-19. (You must be feeling well and healthy to donate.)
• I am 16 years old: Yes - 16 with signed consent form available at www.vitalant .org, 17 year ol...