It seems like everyone has either been sick recently or is getting sick. It's been one heck of a flu season and some people have had strep throat as well. When so many people get sick it means that fewer people are donating blood and that causes a blood shortage.That is exactly what is happening right now and all blood types are needed.

If you can donate blood then now would be a great time for you to stop at one of these LifeShre blood drives this week or through the rest of the month.

Monday, March 19

- 11:30AM to 3:30PM at Christus St Michael Rehab Hospital, 2400 St Michael, Texarkana, Texas.

Tuesday, March 20

- 1PM to 5PM at Regions, 2000 Richmond, Texarkana, Texas.

Thursday, March 22

- 11:30AM to 1:30PM at Metal Max, 8000 Hampton, Texarkana, Texas.

- 1PM to 5:30PM at Christus St Michael, 1007 South William, Atlanta, Texas.

Friday, March 23 

-8:30AM to 11:30AM at Christus St Michael Health & Fitness, 204 North William, Atlanta, Texas.

-1PM to 3:30PM at Price Hardware, 302 North William, Atlanta, Texas.

Tuesday, March 27

- 1:30PM to 5:30PM at Bowie Cass Electric, 117 North Street, Douglasville, Texas.

Friday, March 30 

-11:30AM to 1:30PM at Robbins Toyota, 6233 Mall Drive, Nash, Texas.

-3PM to 5:30PM at Best Buy, 4210 St Michael, Texarkana, Texas.

You can also stop by LifeShare Blood Center at 1321 College Drive
in Texarkana Texas or call (903) 794-3173 for more information.