With the theme, “Be Someone’s Hero today!”, DA employees aims to take part in saving people’s lives.
Hosted by the DA’s personnel section, the activity also aims to help and replenish the PRC blood bank and to benefit DA employees including their families and relatives who will be given priority in case of blood needs.
Research shows that few of the benefits of donating blood is it shelters extra calories and reduces blood cholesterol level and this stimulates the bone marrow to produce new and fresh red blood cells in order to replenish the loss. Donating blood may also prevent heart diseases. (u)