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Bloodmobile coming to Curves Tuesday

Monday, January 19, 2009

The Indiana Blood Center bloodmobile will be at Curves Brazil, 557 E. United States 40, Tuesday, from 1:30-4 p.m.

The Terre Haute, Clinton and Rockville locations will also participate in the promotion.

All who come to donate at these locations will receive a certificate for a 30-day membership from Curves and be included in a drawing for one annual membership.

Blood donors are encouraged to eat a good meal prior to donating. To be eligible to donate, people must be 17-years-old (16 with parental consent), weigh 110 pounds and be in good health.

Few medications are cause for deferral.

For more information about donor eligibility, call 1-800-632-4722.

Photograph identification is required. For more information about the Indiana Blood Center, visit their website at www.indianablood.org.

Indiana Blood Center is a not-for-profit agency through which lifesaving blood and blood components are supplied to more than 60 member hospitals throughout the state, as well as supporting efforts to supply blood products to first-level treatment facilities for troops overseas.

More than 550 donors are needed daily to serve the needs of these organizations.

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