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Arctic Blast Affects Blood Donation

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

(Photo Credit: KDKA)

The Central Blood Bank is asking for your help to replenish supplies.

They say the extreme cold this winter has created a nationwide shortage with hundreds of donors cancelling or missing appointments the past two weeks.

That means they can’t meet demand from hospitals, and elective surgeries may be in jeopardy.

For more information on how to donate, visit the link below: