33% of the donor population have blood group A Rh positive. 7% of the donor population have blood group A Rh negative. That makes a combined total of 40% of the donor population having blood group A.
Of all the people needing blood at any given time, Group A will be needed by almost half of them. And because stocks only last a limited time, this makes it important that you continue to give on a regular basis.
We can guarantee that your blood will make an amazing difference. Whether it's used to treat patients in an emergency, in cancer treatments or to help a mother and baby in childbirth, it could be the difference between life and death.
Female donors can give blood three times a year and male donors can give blood four times a year. So please be sure to keep up your outstanding work and donate regularly if you possibly can.
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Born prematurely, Sidney was just five days old when he developed a potentially life-changing blood infection.