What may a health worker check before you donate blood?
blood grouping,hepatitis B, C . CBC ,AIDS test
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Studies have indicated that volunteer whole blood donors begin experiencing adverse reactions (weakness, nausea, vomiting, syncope, etc) when blood loss exceeds 15% of total b…lood volume. As such, FDA recommendations, listed below, are in place to assure that less than 15% is collected from volunteer blood donors. . Current FDA guidelines allow a maximum of 10.5 ml/kilogram body weight of whole blood to be collected every eight weeks. The majority of blood collection facilities use 500 ml whole blood bags, with an additional 50 ml (10%) allowed to be drawn for mandated screening tests. This volume equates with a lower body weight for blood donation of 110 lbs or more (with acceptable hematocrit/hemoglobin levels). Double red cell donation by apheresis technology may collect 500-550 ml of red cells at a single donation IF the donor meets body mass and hematocrit eligibility criteria. Double red cell donors must wait 112 days before their next blood donation attempt (any type).. http://wiki.answers.com/Q/How_much_blood_can_a_person_donate&action=edit .
some carbohydrates. You should eat foods rich in iron and a little of sugar a very small quantity of sugar.This is because blood needs these kinds of nutrients.
Your blood is not effected by your period in the opinion of the blood bank there is no concern when your period is. Although if you suffer from nausia or lite headeness during… your period donating blood can inhance that effect.
Yes It shouldn't affect it any the amount of blood you lose on your period isn't enough to cause a difference
Yes they do check for syphilis in donated blood.
yes,they will check
Of course you will get dizzy after donated blood, because you body need to produce much more red blood cells to carry oxygen around your body.You will also get tired and feel …sleepy.If you get dizzy before,that means you are nervous or scare. Most people feel fine before and after their blood donation. If someone feels dizzy BEFORE their donation it is most likely due to nerves. If someone feels dizzy AFTER their donation it can be due to nerves, family members, friends or other donors talking about feeling dizzy, the body's response to pain, donating on an empty stomach, or being close to the minimum weight requirement for donating.
Hello here a man or women he/she should be adult and till the age of fifty they can give
Because herpes is not blood borne, there is no need to test for herpes when donating blood. According to the Australian red cross Q and A Herpes - I have genital herpes.… Can I donate? Yes, provided you are not currently suffering a current episode. Any lesions from a recent episode must be clean and dry.
When you donate blood you will fill out a questionnaire that will ask questions to determine if you are capable or able to give blood. 1) should not be on doctor-prescribed… medication. 2) Chemo Therapy 3) Medications for hemophelia ( blood clotting medications) 4) Narcotics 5) Alcohol Check with your local blood bank for a complete list of substances that will ban you from giving blood. This is a great response...however...most doctor-prescribed medications (i.e. blood pressure, thyroid, birth control, allergy, etc.) are fine. Like it's stated above, check with your local blood bank to be sure.
You must be 17 years of age and weigh at least 110 pounds. Checks on pregnancy, iron levels and sexual habits are also done. They will check on health conditions, such as AIDS…, STDs and current medications. Pulse, blood pressure and body temperature are also checked.
They will check for HIV, HBV, and syphilis.
You can, but it probably won't be used and you won't get money.
Sleep enough 7-8 hours take breakfast (and lunch) drink enough water