LifeSouth in need of O-negative donors

(WTVM) - LifeSouth Community Blood Centers issued an emergency demand for O-negative blood donors due to a critical shortage of this type.

O-negative blood is universal and can be given to any patient in an emergency.

Individuals 17 and older, or 16 with parental permission can donate blood. Donors must weigh a minimum of 110 pounds and be in good health

For questions about LifeSouth's hours of operation and local blood drives, call 888-795-2707 or click here.

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