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Where can you get the song that The American Red Cross used in a commercial about the blood flowing threw the heart?
Where may I find information about all blood types?
What does the American Red Cross do with the blood donations?
How can I figure out what my blood type is?
Asked in Human Anatomy and Physiology
Explain why the blood flowing to your lung is different from those are flowing out?
Asked in Red Cross and Red Crescent
When did American Red Cross stop segregating blood?
Asked in Veins
What prevents blood from flowing backward in veins?
Asked in Blood
In what way is blood flowing to the lungs different from those flowing to the other parts of the body?
Asked in Acupuncture, Blood Donation
Can you donate blood if you have had acupuncture done?
Asked in Blood
Is there a difference between blood from the living and blood from the dead?
Asked in Muscular System
Which flaps of muscle keep blood from flowing backward through the heart?
What do veins have which prevent blood from flowing towards the heart?
Who supplies nearly 50 percent of the blood and blood products in the US?
Clara Barton (The Angel of the Battlefield) created The American Red Cross in 1881. The American Red Cross has at least 8 regional centers, 1,000 local chapters, and 36 blood services regions that collect, process, and distribute blood and blood products to hospitals and medical centers. The American Red Cross supplies 50 percent of the blood and blood products used in the U.S. Quite a legacy for a shy young girl from Massachusetts.