Tag Archives: transfusion

Avenge The Blood Supply T-shirts & Fandango Movie Voucher Drawings

April 1, 2019

  This marvel-ous T-shirt can be yours! Want one? Just donate at one of our Thor — um, we meant to say — four donor centers in April 2019. It’s a fun way to proudly show the world you care about patients in need at more than 40 local hospitals that receive all of their blood […]

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Aaron Pearson Blood Drive

March 15, 2019

Come show your support for local law enforcement at our Blood Drive in Honor of Retired Springfield Police Officer Aaron Pearson! This event takes place only at CBCO’s Thomson Donor Center in Springfield, Missouri, on Friday, March 15, 2019, from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. All participants will receive a T-shirt designed for this event. In addition, Texas […]

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Spread the Love Blood Drive

February 11, 2019

Do something for perfect strangers this Valentine’s season by donating the gift of life, and receive a great gift in return. More than forty area hospitals count on us for the blood and blood products that keep patients’ hearts beating. You can help make that happen by participating in our Spread the Love Blood Drive February […]

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Rare disorder requires frequent blood transfusions for Goodman, Missouri, woman

February 26, 2018

Life is hectic at the Goodman, Missouri, home of Tina and Larry Waits. The house is bustling non-stop with their five teenagers. With school, sports, activities, and all five driving, it’s enough to make anyone’s head spin. But Tina reached a point several years ago where the head-spinning became a major concern. “All of a […]

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Erin Fers two blood transfusions emergency cesarean section

Emergency C-section Leads to Blood Transfusions for First-time Mom

April 26, 2017

Twenty hours into labor, Erin Fers (pronounced Fears), of Marshfield, Missouri, learned her baby was large enough that a natural delivery was no longer an option. She would need to undergo an emergency Cesarean section. Along with feeling joy when she and Chance Lafferty welcomed Lillian into the world on October 5, 2010, Erin felt […]

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