Who can donate plasma?

Answer Plasma, the yellow liquid that carries red and white blood cells and platelets through the body, is vital to the effective treatment of burn and trauma patients, according to the Puget Sound Blood ... Read More »

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How to Donate Plasma?

Plasma is a yellow, liquid substance that is part of the roughly 12 pints of blood you have in your body. Through a process called plasmapheresis, you can donate a portion of your plasma to help dr... Read More »

How often can you donate plasma ?

If an individual eats a healthy diet with plenty of proteins and fluids, the body can replace blood plasma within 48 hours. Federal regulations in the United States maintain that an individual may ... Read More »

Can you donate plasma if you are pregnant?

No, you cannot. The facility taking the Plasma will ask you if you are or have been pregnant in the last 6 weeks.ACTUALLY...yes you can up to 6 months along. i donate twice a week for 8 years now. ... Read More »

Why Do People Donate Plasma?

Though 10 percent of Americans donate blood every year, a much smaller percentage give plasma. Plasma can be donated through a process called plasmapheresis, which is very similar to giving blood. ... Read More »