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Monday, March 26th, 2012

Donate Blood, Save Lives With National Cesar Chavez Challenge

As NewsTaco has written about in the past, there are many reasons why it’s important that Latinos donate blood.  Even though Latinos are more likely to have O-blood type, which makes them more likely to be universal donors, they’ve had historically low-rates of blood donation. In order to raise awareness about the importance of blood

Friday, April 15th, 2011

Latino Blood Donors Vital To Nation’s Future

Latinos are more likely to be universal blood donors — that is have O- blood type — than other ethnic groups. This means that Latino blood donors have the chance to save more lives; O+ type donors...