Severe Blood Shortage: Trauma Survivor ’s Story Highlights Serious Need for Blood Products
Beth Hudson knows just how crucial blood products can be after a trauma. She credits the 64 units of blood, platelets and plasma she received – and the generous donors ... The post Severe Blood... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood american red cross blood donation Blood Recipient blood shortage trauma patient Source Type: news

‘All of who I am’: Celebrating One Red Crossers’ Story
At two years old, my mother lost two sisters in a home fire. They were eight and four years old, and their names were Mary Sue and Gwen. The year ... The post ‘All of who I am’:... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Diversity & Inclusion american red cross diversity and inclusion Pride Month Red Cross Stories sickle cell advocacy Source Type: news

“All of who I am”: Celebrating One Red Crossers’ Story
At two years old, my mother lost two sisters in a home fire. They were eight and four years old, and their names were Mary Sue and Gwen. The year ... The post “All of who I am”: Celebrating One Red... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 21, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Diversity & Inclusion american red cross diversity and inclusion Pride Month Red Cross Stories sickle cell advocacy Source Type: news

Juneteenth: A Historic Day Inspiring Me to Keep Learning
Juneteenth was a day I had never heard of before, until I moved to Texas while I was a teenager. I didn’t hear about it in history class but more ... The post Juneteenth: A Historic Day Inspiring Me... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Uncategorized Black History diversity and inclusion Juneteenth Source Type: news

How Tech is Shaping Mission Delivery: A Chat with Red Cross Chief Innovation Officer Sajit Joseph
It’s been 140 years since Clara Barton founded the American Red Cross, and the need to alleviate human suffering hasn’t changed. How we meet that need, however, is ever-evolving. In ... The... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster american red cross Disaster Response innovation innovation for good Preparedness relief support tech technology Source Type: news

Southern California Volunteers Deliver Help and Hope After Large Apartment Fire
Originally published on the American Red Cross Southern California Region page.  When a large apartment complex fire displaced 160 people from their homes, volunteers with the American Red Cross... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - June 7, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Disaster american red cross Disaster Response fire home fire Volunteers Source Type: news

Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month: Meet Melody Chan
Our Red Cross volunteers come together during times of crisis and suffering to provide aid when it is needed most. They come from different backgrounds with traditions and cultures that ... The post... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Volunteers american red cross Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month diversity and inclusion volunteering Source Type: news

How to Stop Severe Bleeding
Every year on Stop the Bleed Day, we take the time to educate communities about life-threatening bleeding and how they can help others in need before medical help arrives. There ... The post How to... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - May 20, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Health & Safety american red cross first aid Severe Bleeding Stop the Bleed training services Source Type: news

Collaborating to Bring Water Safety Skills & Lifeguard Opportunities to the Bahamas
May 15 is International Water Safety Day (#IWSD), a great time to shine a light on an exciting collaboration between the American Red Cross and Bahamas Red Cross to bring lifeguard training services... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - May 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Health & Safety american red cross Bahamas Red Cross International Water Safety Day training services Source Type: news

Home Fire Safety for the Entire Family with Pedro ’s Fire Challenge on Amazon Alexa
Pedro the penguin loves to learn how to be prepared and take action during emergencies. He visits friends in different locations and learns how to help stay safe from hazards like home... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - May 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Home Fire Preparedness fire safety activities Home Fire Safety safety resources for kids Source Type: news

Red Cross Women Paving the Way Throughout History
Voluntary service is the heart of the Red Cross, and many volunteers began their service during armed conflict. As we celebrate National Volunteer Month, we pay tribute to the Red ... The post Red... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - April 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: History american red cross clara barton disaster Red Cross history volunteering Volunteers Source Type: news

Decades of Blood Donation Shows the Impact an Act of Kindness Can Have
Originally published on the American Red Cross Cascades Region blog.  By lying on his back, savoring some quiet moments for two hours every other week, California resident Dennis Thompson has... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - April 16, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Blood american red cross blood donation blood donor blood donor milestone Source Type: news

A Hero Among Us: Maine, Navy Veteran Saves A Life
Originally published on the American Red Cross Northern New England Region blog.  No one ever expects to need a hero. But when emergencies strike, we’re glad they’re out there. On September ... The... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - April 8, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Health & Safety american red cross cpr first aid Lifesaving Awards training services Source Type: news

Lula Owl Gloyne: A Beloved Woman Serving Her People
By the time Lula Owl Gloyne became a Red Cross Nurse during World War I, she had been a practicing registered nurse for a year. In fact, Lula holds the ... The post Lula Owl Gloyne: A Beloved Woman... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: History american red cross first aid From the Archives Lula Owl Gloyne Red Cross history Red Cross Nurse training services Source Type: news

Behind the Lifesavers: Meet Red Cross Instructor Natasha Benitez
This March for #RedCrossMonth, we’re sharing inspiring stories of Red Crossers who continue to make a difference in their local community—even during the COVID-19 pandemic. They have adapted to new... {This is a content summary only. Click the blog post title to continue reading this post, share your comments, browse the blog and more!} (Source: Red Cross Chat)
Source: Red Cross Chat - March 30, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: American Red Cross Tags: Health & Safety american red cross cpr first aid Instructor training services Source Type: news