Ask an expert
Question

17 Jun 2011

Requirements for becoming a blood donor
What are the requirement for becoming a blood donor. Do you have to be over a certain age and weight? What if you have an iron deficiency or a trace of thalisemia - can you still be a donor?
Answer 342 views
Expert
CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Jay Jay

Please refer to the South African National Blood Service website: http://www.sanbs.org.za/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=90&Itemid=183

Regards



Dr Anrich
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
33% - 9362 votes
No
67% - 19302 votes
Vote