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Blood in Need in Lilongwe, thinking of doing something Important?

Posted on 21 Jan 2013 at 7:38pm

We received this important message in our inbox, forwarded from *Muriel Durand and thought it would be better to share it with our readers at malawipage.com

“I am writing on behalf of the medical community here in Lilongwe, as a pediatrician working at Kamuzu Central Hospital. As many may know, it is malaria season, as well as the “hungry season”, when many children are being admitted with severe and life-threatening anemia. Unfortunately, the supply of blood to the pediatric department has been erratic, and there are often shortages. I am writing to plead with people in the LLW community to donate their blood to the transfusion center. It is safe, hygienic,…