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With donations down, Red Cross needs help to keep blood flowing for holidays

A decade-low blood supply for this time of year has the American Red Cross reaching out to ask residents to consider donating into the December holiday season. Fewer blood drives at schools and colleges contributed to a 34 percent drop in new blood donors compared with last year, a steep decline that could threaten needed […]