June blood drives scheduled
Big Thicket Messenger - June 2008
The June monthly schedule to give to the LifeShare blood donations follows:
Platelets will be taken at the First Liberty National Bank from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. on June 21. Platelets require a 2-hour appointment.
Other opportunities include The Sheriff’s Drive is set for June 19, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
The FDA has changed medicines etc. and Diabetics can now donate if their body functions are okay. Tattoos, ear piercings from sterile conditions are okay in 3 weeks instead of a year providing there is no redness around the area. High blood pressure medicine is also okay. Come to the drives or call and we can get the information you need to donate. YOU ARE BADLY NEEDED.
Call Dorothy Nettles, Community Liaison at (936) 298-2689 for more information or to make a platelet appointment.