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Mon-Thurs: 9am - 7pm | Fri: 9am - 5pm. Alternatively, to sign up as a blood donor, you can also use our online form.
Bruising is a recognised complication of giving blood, although for most affected donors, it is not serious and clears up over a few days. This leaflet tells you how to help prevent bruising, and what to do if you bruise after giving blood.
We aim to retain 6 days of stocks at any time in order to meet the requirements of patients in Scotland.