Blood donations hit a 15-year low

Posted at 8:37 AM, Jul 31, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-31 08:48:45-04

(CNN) – The American Red Cross is asking more blood donors to step up.  
The organization says blood donations are at the lowest level in 15-years.  
Red Cross officials say all blood types are needed… especially O-negative, O-positive, A-negative and B-negative.  
Officials tell the U-S-A Today summer is typically a slow time of year, but the extreme heat may be keeping donors away.

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