Because your blood is B Rh negative, you are immensely important to our lifesaving work. Fewer than 2% of donors share your blood type.
Since your blood group is so rare, it's very hard to collect, and even harder to make sure we always have enough, so we always need more.
And whether it's used for planned operations like a hip replacement, in an emergency, or for cancer treatment, you can be absolutely certain that your blood is helping to save lives.
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.