Urgent appeal for O type blood donors as fall in stocks

Urgent appeal for O type blood donors as fall in stocks

Dr. Bach Quoc Khanh, President of the National Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion, yesterday said the Institutehas been encouraging people to donate O type blood for treatment as the institute expected to be short of the blood in a few days.

Dr. Nguyen Viet Dong gives certificates of merit to two donors (Photo: SGGP)

Two rare blood donors awarded certificates of merit

In the flag salute ceremony on April 2, Vice director of the Department of Health in Ha Tinh Province cum director of the local infirmary Nguyen Viet Dong had authorization of Vietnamese Health Minister to present certificates of merit to Nguyen Quy Hung and Nguyen Van Quan who voluntarily donated their rare blood to save an old woman.