make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Blood Supply

Red Cross makes emergency appeal for blood

READ MORE:
video The American Red Cross has declared a blood emergency. So far this month, blood donations are down more than 10 percent across the nation. Here in Wilmington, Red Cross Blood Center Coordinator Shannon Jordan says summers are always a slower season for donations, but this year, numbers are especially low. Full story...
»

Church van accident leaves state without O negative blood

READ MORE:
A serious crash involving a tractor trailer and a church van in Transylvania County Wednesday night has depleted our supply of O negative blood in the Asheville area, and we are now utilizing blood supplies from areas across the region. WLOS-TV reports 15 people were taken to area hospitals, including both drivers and 13 passengers. Many of the patients were children. Full story...
»

Carolinas blood supply low as fewer donate

READ MORE:
The sluggish economy is affecting blood supplies in the Carolinas, where donors are failing to meet the anticipated demands. Full story...
»