Donor Shortage Affecting RGV Blood Banks

4 years 6 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, May 16 2018 May 16, 2018 May 16, 2018 5:07 PM May 16, 2018 in News

WESLACO – Rio Grande Valley blood banks are experiencing a shortage of platelet donors.

The regional director of United Blood Services says demand for platelets has increased since many procedures, such as cancer procedures, are being done locally.

KRGV's Steven Sarabia looks into the impact of the shortage.

Watch the video above for the full story.

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