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American Red Cross says the coronavirus caused a shortage of 86,000 individual blood donations and ‘doctors may have to make tough choices’ about who receives blood

The American Red Cross announced Tuesday that the coronavirus was causing a “severe blood shortage.” COVID-19 fears and social distancing has resulted in the cancelation of more than 2,700 blood drives and a shortage of 86,000 individual donations, the Red Cross said. Despite the shortage, the federal government prohibits sexually […]
American Red Cross says the coronavirus caused a shortage of 86,000 individual blood donations and ‘doctors may have to make tough choices’ about who receives blood
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10 unexpected items that can help you during a blizzard

Aside from obvious emergency kit necessities, everyday items can also be helpful in a blizzard. If a car gets stuck in the snow, use sand, rocks, cat litter, or pine needles to increase traction. Newspapers and maps can be used as insulation if you’re stranded in your car. Visit Insider’s […]
10 unexpected items that can help you during a blizzard