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  • Donating Blood for Teens

    There's a 97% chance that someone you know will need a blood transfusion. Blood donors — especially donors with certain blood types — are always in demand. Find out what's involved in this article for teens.

  • Word! Blood Bank for Kids

    Blood banks collect and store blood, which healthy people donate.

  • Can I Donate Blood After Having Hepatitis B? for Teens

    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Natural Disasters: How Families Can Help for Parents

    When natural disasters like tornadoes, hurricanes, and earthquakes strike, it's natural for people to want to help. Here are some ways to do that.

  • Blood Transfusions for Teens

    About 5 million people a year get blood transfusions in the United States. This article explains why people need them and who donates the blood used.

  • Natural Disasters: How to Help for Teens

    Many people find the best way to deal with the news of a tragedy is to help. Find out what you can do.

  • Cord Blood Banking for Parents

    Should you bank your newborn's cord blood? This article can help you decide.

  • Blood Types for Teens

    Blood might look the same and do the same job, but tiny cell markers mean one person's body can reject another person's blood. Find out how blood types work in this article for teens.

  • Blood Transfusions for Parents

    A blood transfusion is a safe and relatively simple medical procedure that replaces blood lost during surgery or because of an injury or illness.

  • Is It Normal to Feel Sick During a Blood Draw? for Teens

    Find out what the experts have to say.