Why Donate Blood

Why Donate Blood?

Donating blood not only benefit the person who receive the blood but also improve the healthiness of the donor. While provide blood there will be magnificent feeling resulting from giving something essential to someone who needs it, the benefits of donating blood may extend far beyond this to having a constructive impact on the donor’s health.

Some of the advantages for donating blood are:

  • Ingestion of quantities of iron beyond a certain limit can promote formation of free radicals in the body. Free radicals can cause cellular changes which can disrupt normal cell function and may increase the risk of certain diseases such as heart disease or cancer. This is more likely to be a problem for men and post menopausal women since women of child bearing age shed excess iron through regular menstrual cycles. If a person happens to be a red meat eater, the risk for iron overload will be high.
  • When the blood will be donated there will be a decrease in the blood cells. To reload, immediately new cells produced by marrow and this way blood gets re-energized. By donating blood body get generated new blood cells.
  • By donating blood a person will clinically screened i.e. HB level, blood pressure & body weight. The donated blood is tested for five major diseases i.e. Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, HIV, Syphilis and Malaria. As a result of any illness donor immediately informed. Thus by donating blood a person can be screened periodically.
  • Blood donation removes some of the excess iron which may cause free radical formation in the body. Studies have shown that men who donate blood on a regular basis have a lower risk of heart disease.

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Dr. Asim Qidwai. Appeal for Donations for AMTF thalassemia patients. ... See MoreSee Less

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Shahood Alvi is a Pakistan TV Actor, Director and a Producer visited AMTF Red Bus and Donated Blood. He also appeals to the public to support the AMTF Blood Disorder Program, Pakistan. We are thankful to Shahood Alvi for sparing his time for the cause.
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Sadaf Ebrahim (President, Canada Pakistan Association) appeals to the public for blood and online donations for the AMTF Blood Disorder Program, Pakistan.
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Amtf appeals.
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Save children suffering from blood disorders.
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Dr. Asim Qidwai (Founder & CEO) appeal for Blood Donation for patients of AMTF (RED BUS) ... See MoreSee Less

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"My Team is my Strength"
#AMTF Red Bus on the move for blood donation drive. AMTF is keeping safety first for our blood bank team and blood donors as well.
We salute the AMTF team and all others who are collecting blood in this critical time and performing their duties. Their efforts will save the lives of many who are in need of blood.
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