In America alone, about 5 million people are in need of a blood transfusion. Not only does donating blood help in treating patients suffering from cancer, bleeding disorders and other hereditary blood abnormalities, but there are a number of health benefits to the donors as well.
According to a recent Organicfacts article, here are 5 impressive benefits of blood donation:
- Prevents Hemochromatosis
- Anti-cancer Benefits
- Maintains Healthy Heart & Liver
- Weight loss
- Stimulates Blood Cell Production