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Join me and Abbott to donate blood and plasma now.
You could save a life. BE THE 1TM

Every person who donates blood and plasma is unique and special. Blood and plasma donors can be the single person to save another human life.

Like Cristiano Ronaldo, inspire and motivate your friends to donate and help them realize the profound impact they can have on someone's life.

Join the movement now. Make a pledge to donate blood and plasma. BE THE 1TM.

"Right now, near you, someone needs blood. Not just any blood, a perfect match. That’s why I donate."-- Cristiano Ronaldo

Join the BE THE 1TM movement now. You could save a life.

BLOOD AND PLASMA DONATION FACTS

  • 1 blood donation can help up to 3 people.1

  • Donating blood can help millions each year—not just for use in emergencies, but also long-term treatments.2

  • In low-income countries, up to 65% of blood transfusions are given to children under 5 years of age.3

  • 234 million major operations are performed worldwide, which may involve blood transfusions.2

  • Blood has a short shelf life. Red blood cells can be stored for just 42 days, and platelets can be stored for only 5 days.1

  • It takes more than 130 plasma donations to treat one patient with a primary immune deficiency.6

  • Blood cannot be artificially made, and there are no substitutes for blood.1

LEARN MORE ABOUT DONATING BLOOD AND PLASMA

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