Blood Donations

Be Well Philly

Donating Blood Helps Others, But It Helps Me, Too

Welcome to Ritual, Be Well Philly’s column of essays about the low-tech, inefficient things we do that pleasurably slow us down. From taking the long […]

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Be Well Philly

Yes, You Still Can (and Should) Donate Blood

Blood drives are being cancelled in record numbers due to the closure of schools, churches and other institutions — which is creating a shortage in […]

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This Villanova Researcher Is Using Earthworms to Create a Human Blood Substitute

When it comes to trauma care, donor blood is a precious commodity. As many as 4.5 million Americans receive life-saving blood transfusions each year. Many […]