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Who Can/Cannot Donate Blood?

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Who Can/Cannot Donate? Normally there is a common thinking that anyone can donate blood except children but medicos have developed some guidelines and thus explained some guidelines and criteria for donation of blood. A person of any sex from the age from seventeen to sixty can donate blood. Blood donors should be of more than 45 kg. The amount of hemoglobin in the blood should be more than 12 gm. People who donate blood should be in good health and should not suffer or have suffered from any serious illness . Heart, lungs, liver must be in good condition and any person with past or present illness like (Jaundice, malaria, typhoid, AIDS, hepatitis ) is contradicted. If the donor is using any drugs/medicines, s/he must consult the doctor before donating blood. Period & Quantity One can not...