blood donation

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  • اهدا خون 2021-08-28 17:08

    Coronavirus vaccination not an obstacle for blood donation

    TEHRAN - Those people who have injected a coronavirus vaccine can also donate their blood and there are no obstacles in this regard, Bashir Haji-Beigi, the Blood Transfusion Organization spokesman, said on Saturday.

  • Over 26,000 Iranians donate blood on Tasua, Ashura 2021-08-23 19:10

    Over 26,000 Iranians donate blood on Tasua, Ashura

    TEHRAN – A total of 26,504 Iranians donated blood under a national campaign during Tasua and Ashura (the ninth and tenth days of the month of Muharram), Bashir Haji-Beigi, spokesman for the Blood Transfusion Organization announced on Monday.

  • Iran Blood Transfusion Organization selected as WHO partner 2021-08-08 17:24

    Iran Blood Transfusion Organization selected as WHO partner

    TEHRAN – The Blood Transfusion Organization and the High Institute for Research and Education in Transfusion Medicine were selected for the third time as a partner center of the World Health Organization (WHO).

  • Half a million Iranians donate blood in 3 months 2021-07-02 16:12

    Half a million Iranians donate blood in 3 months

    TEHRAN – Over the first three months of the current [Iranian calendar] year (started March 21), some 510,000 people donated blood across the country, Bashir Haji-Beigi, the Blood Transfusion Organization spokesman, said on Friday.

  • خون 2021-06-16 16:59

    Iran has highest blood donation rate in Eastern Mediterranean region

    TEHRAN - Iran currently has the highest blood donation rate in the Eastern Mediterranean region, so that some 2.5 million Iranians refer to blood donation centers across the country annually, Government spokesman Ali Rabiei said on Wednesday.

  • Let’s keep the world beating by donating blood 2021-06-14 16:20

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Let’s keep the world beating by donating blood

    TEHRAN – As developing countries expand treatment facilities and developed ones invent new medical measures, the need for blood and blood products increases daily, so that, with blood donation, we can save millions of lives and keep the hearts of many beatings.

  • اهدا خون 2021-05-11 16:43

    Blood donation up 27% during Qadr nights

    TEHRAN – Iranian people donated 141,148 units of blood during Qadr nights - the 19th, 21st, and 23rd of the holy month of Ramadan fall on May 13th, 15th, and 17th this year – an increase of 27 percent year on year.

  • Iranians donate 40% more blood amid pandemic 2021-05-04 17:06

    Iranians donate 40% more blood amid pandemic

    TEHRAN – Despite the prevalence of COVID-19, blood donation has increased by 40 percent since the beginning of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21), compared to the same period last year, Peyman Eshghi, head of Blood Transfusion Organization has stated.

  • Blood donation in the time of corona 2020-11-15 12:04

    Blood donation in the time of corona

    Iranian People all over the country are donating blood as the coronavirus pandemic has slashed the number of donors by around 20 percent over the past eight months. Studies show that the plasma driven from recovered patients can be used in the treatment of COVID-19 with the help of the patient's immune system. The best time for plasma donation is at least 14 and preferably 28 days after recovery, and donors should age 18 to 60 years.

  • Over 8,500 plasma units donated during pandemic 2020-10-11 18:42

    Over 8,500 plasma units donated during pandemic

    TEHRAN – Since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, 8,550 units of plasma have been donated, Bashir Haji Beigi, spokesman for the Blood Transfusion Organization has announced.

  • Iran first country in region enjoying 100% voluntary blood donation 2020-06-14 17:32

    Iran first country in region enjoying 100% voluntary blood donation

    TEHRAN – While blood donation in 70 countries still depends on replacement or paid donors, Iran is the first country in the region that has enjoyed voluntary blood donation by 100 percent since 2007.

  • Over 1m Iranians donate blood in 6 months 2019-10-01 21:48

    Over 1m Iranians donate blood in 6 months

    TEHRAN – A total of 1,051,029 individuals donated blood in Iran during the first six months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21-September 22), Bashir Haji, the Blood Transfusion Organization spokesman said on Tuesday.

  • blood donation 2019-06-15 21:45

    Safe blood for all: A component of achieving universal health coverage

    TEHRAN – The theme of this year’s campaign of World Blood Donor Day, which is annually celebrated on June 14, is blood donation and universal access to safe blood transfusion, as a component of achieving universal health coverage.

  • World Blood Donor Day 2019: save lives by donating blood regularly 2019-06-14 11:40

    World Blood Donor Day 2019: save lives by donating blood regularly

    On the occasion of World Blood Donor Day 2019, WHO Regional Director for the Eastern Mediterranean Dr Ahmed Al-Mandhari emphasized that everyone in the world had the right to access safe blood transfusion, when and where it was needed. Access to safe blood and blood products is essential for universal health coverage (UHC) and a key component of effective health systems.

  • blood donation 2018-12-01 22:30

    Regular blood donors raise share of donation 

    TEHRAN- Iranian Blood Transfusion Organization (IBTO) announced the blood provided by regular donors hit a new high in the first 8 months of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018- November 21, 2018), making up 60 percent of total donations.