Tag: Blood Donation

Blood donation: Nigeria requires 2 million units of blood per annum

admin- June 14, 2019

The Federal  Ministry of Health ( FMoH) said on Friday that Nigeria required an estimated two 2 million units of blood per annum to adequately ... Read More

Blood donation lowers calories, boosts fitness

admin- June 14, 2018

  blood sample By Jessica Onyegbula Regular blood donation blood helps save millions of lives every year, lowers calories and improves body fitness, the Institute ... Read More

#Health: ‘Give Blood to Save Lives’….Dr Smith

Suleiman Idris- February 17, 2017

  (VON) National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) has  urged Nigerians to cultivate the habit of voluntary blood donations, as a means of saving the lives ... Read More

IDPs Gets N36m Donation from Reps

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 22, 2016

The Nigerian House of Representatives has pledged to contribute thirty-six million Naira (N36m), about one hundred and fifty thousand US Dollar($150,000) to the Internally Displaced ... Read More

Blood Donation Reduces Risk of Heart Attack, Cancer- Blood Expert

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2016

Blood donation exercise (Photo: Internet) Dr Wilfred Ndifon, the Coordinator, National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS), Calabar Centre, on Friday, said voluntary blood donation would reduce ... Read More

The Medical Implications of the Abuja Bomb Blast

admin- April 15, 2014

Exactly a year ago, I ran an article about the National Blood Bank running dry. It was very scary seeing this as a Pharmacist trained ... Read More