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February 24, 2021
South Texas blood donations increasing, but large deficit remains
South Texas’ blood supply not yet recovered from winter storm disaster While South Texans have stepped up by the thousands to donate blood since last week’s winter weather, patient needs […]
February 19, 2021
South Texas Blood & Tissue Center extending hours to make up nearly 3,000-donation deficit
The South Texas Blood & Tissue Center will extend operating hours at its seven donor rooms beginning Friday as the weather improves in an attempt to make up more than 2,800 donations lost this week because of the severe winter weather.
February 16, 2021
Metro Health declares blood emergency
South Texas Blood & Tissue Center needing  2,000 donors to make up shortfall from weather closures The unprecedented winter weather has left San Antonio and South Texas in a blood shortage emergency, with at […]