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What do you do to keep your iron levels up?

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Will you pledge 30 of your 67 minutes to donate blood in honour of Nelson Mandela this month?

91% (86 votes)
9% (9 votes)
Total votes: 95

Which type of clinic do you prefer to donate blood at?

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What do you think about this proposed change?

We are considering updating our name from Western Province Blood Transfusion Service (WPBTS)

to Western Cape Blood Service (WCBS)

Great idea
42% (65 votes)
I already thought it was Western Cape Blood Service
10% (15 votes)
It makes sense, long overdue
10% (16 votes)
I don't mind either way
23% (35 votes)
Don't change the name
15% (24 votes)
Total votes: 155

How will Cape Town's Day Zero water crisis impact your ability to donate blood?

7% (6 votes)
A lot.
11% (10 votes)
A little.
9% (8 votes)
Not at all.
73% (64 votes)
Total votes: 88