NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The nation is coping with a crucial blood scarcity.
Low provides are forcing medical doctors to make troublesome selections about who receives transfusions.
The American Red Cross provides 40% of the nation’s blood provide. That blood is shipped wherever it’s wanted.
American Red Cross regional CEO Rosie Taravella joined CBS2’s Dana Tyler to debate the scarcity and the significance of donating blood. For extra info on methods to donate blood, go to redcross.org/give-blood.