Day #15: Give Blood with the South Texas Blood & Tissue Center

I've never given blood before. The last five years, I've either been pregnant or breastfeeding so I've deferred. Even so, I know that part of my hesitation has been fear of the unknown. Was it safe? Would it hurt? Would I get lightheaded? Would I feel strange afterward? Would I even "qualify"? This morning, I googled "blood drive Canyon Lake Texas" and immediately found one happening at an … [Read more...]