Mogaveeras, UAE hold blood donation campaign

Mogaveeras, UAE hold blood donation campaign

Submitted by alvin on Mon, 2016-06-20 19:48 Dubai: To commemorate Ramadan and World Blood Donors’ Day, Mogaveers UAE, conducted a blood donation campaign at Lathifa Hospital recently. Mogaveers UAE, from across UAE arrived at the Centre for this noble cause and donated their precious blood. The demand for blood is growing faster than the collection rate and Dubai Blood Donation Centre (DBDC) has requested to have an instant response to the rapid demand for blood by hospitals. DBDC is the only blood supplier in Dubai and its services are extended to Thalassemia patients (Thalassemia Center at Lathifa Hospital, Dubai), road accident and burn victims (Trauma Centre at Rashid Hospital), patients with neonates and maternity health complications (Lathifa Hospital, Dubai), cases diagnosed with cancer or scheduled for open heart operations (Dubai Hospital) as well as to all private health facilities within Dubai. From this year onwards, Mogaveers UAE will be conducting the blood donation campaigns twice a year – in December to mark UAE’s National day and on June 14, on World Blood Donor’s Day.