The journey of blood

Your blood is pretty cool, really. Firstly your blood cells are created in your bone marrow. From then on, they’re on a constant journey. Your red cells carry all the essentials like oxygen, antibodies and more around your body to keep you being your incredible self.

But have you ever wondered what happens to your blood after donating? Before your life-saving donation reaches people in need, it goes through a complex process to ensure we maintain one of the safest blood supplies in the world. It’s all very impressive. Let’s take a journey and find out.

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