Every drop counts!
By: Haleema Asad
BUIC – Blood donations are something that not only helps the participants but also patients.
Recently a joint team of the PNS and Naval Force held a two-day voluntary blood donation center in the very heart of Bahria University Islamabad Campus. Students from different departments and semesters volunteered in this event. The set up of this event was in front of the Teachers Cafeteria and Juice Zone. There was a separate tent for males and females.
Questioning multiple students of the university on the importance of blood donation, responses received included answers such as It relieved blood pressure, through donating blood we can help others in need.
Nurses withdrawing blood gave an overview of people who are unable to donate blood. In addition, multiple flyers were open to all. The flyers highlighted facts and advantages of blood donation, moreover, they also highlighted diseases such as AIDS and leukemia.