|Red Cross recognizes importance of diverse blood donors during Sickle Cell Awareness Month|
|Tuesday, September 10, 2013 8:17 AM|
Many patients need a one-time blood transfusion, but the estimated 100,000 Americans with sickle cell disease face a lifetime of them. During September, National Sickle Cell Awareness Month, the American Red Cross encourages blood donations from donors of all types.
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