Type O blood supplies low in Oregon

Medical emergencies in our local hospitals have depleted inventories of O-positive and O-negative blood in Oregon communities, and it’s critical that the supply be replenished. Approximately 45 percent of the population has Type O blood, and it is the type most requested by hospitals. Maybe it’s been a while since you’ve donated — or maybe you’ve…

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Critical shortage of B Neg blood

Can you help? We are experiencing a critical shortage of B negative blood type due in part to a complicated heart surgery that put a strain on our local supply. Please call 541-484-9111 or schedule your appointment online if you can help. Thank you! B Negative: The scarcest blood type Only 2 percent of the U.S. population has this blood type. Two percent…