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Giving blood

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Giving blood is safe, simple, and takes only an hour.

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Give platelets

Many of Scotland's patients rely on platelets, including cancer and leukaemia patients.

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Amazing stories

Rhiannon's story

Rhiannon would like to say thanks to blood donors for the transfusions she received after giving birth to her son.

Current blood stock levels across Scotland Sunday 16 June

We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.

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