You’ve heard of the seven wonders of the world. They’re nothing compared to the 18 wonders hidden in your plasma.
Plasma is a component of your blood that’s full of nutrients and other goodies. It can be made into many different treatments for a huge range of illnesses and injuries. We call them the 18 Wonders of Plasma.
Want to be a wonder donor? Give plasma at your next donation or find out more about donating plasma.
|THE 18 WONDERS OF PLASMA|
|Wonder #1:||Plasma is used to protect kids against chicken pox.|
|Wonder #2:||Plasma helps treat brain disorders.|
|Wonder #3:||Plasma helps protect patients with immune deficiencies.|
|Wonder #4:||Plasma helps protect against tetanus.|
|Wonder #5:||Plasma can help protect against Rhesus Disease in newborns.|
|Wonder #6:||Plasma can be used to protect against measles.|
|Wonder #7:||Plasma helps in the fight against tetanus infection.|
|Wonder #8:||Plasma is used to prevent blood clots in patients with rare blood disorders.|
|Wonder #9:||Plasma is used to help treat complications from liver disease.|
|Wonder #10:||Plasma helps fight infection during bone marrow transplants.|
|Wonder #11:||Plasma can be used as a treatment for patients with haemophilia B.|
|Wonder #12:||Plasma can help prevent deep vein thrombosis in patients with rare blood disorders.|
|Wonder #13:||Plasma is used during complex heart surgery.|
|Wonder #14:||Plasma can help stop critical bleeding.|
|Wonder #15:||Plasma can be used to treat rare inherited blood disorders.|
|Wonder #16:||Plasma is used to protect those exposed to hepatitis B.|
|Wonder #17:||Plasma can be used to support patients with severe kidney diseases.|
|Wonder #18:||Plasma can be used to treat complications from severe burns.|