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I Have Blood Transfusion

Blood Transfusion anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Blood Transfusion. You're not alone. 3 People

    It doesn't bother me a bit. When you donate plasma, they put these big darning-type needles in to draw out the blood. Then they remove the plasma and give you your cells back, with...
    Simpfan Simpfan 56-60, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am 48 - have always had heavy periods and over the past number of months have bled to the point where a transfusion was required, my hemoglobin was so low. Surgery is inevitable...
    Mary19667 Mary19667 46-50, F May 9

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    Quite a lot really and enjoyed giving my penneth back. Until the rules forbade me from further donations as I'f had a transfusion in 84 - before screening. But I'm clean...
    PeterSp8 PeterSp8 41-45, M 6 days ago

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    I crave baking soda ... It don't know why.. I do have low iron.. I've had several transfusions but I just can't stop.. I eat baking soda all day if I could.. N I also crave ice I...
    tee08 tee08 31-35 May 11

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    I just got home from the hospital. My Grandpa has had a stroke and is currently in the ER waiting to be taken to the ICU. He has bleeding in his brain and is going to receive a...
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 4 Responses a week ago

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    I am getting frustrated and disappointed. I have attempted to donate blood three times and only once out of those three was I able to donate successfully. I really enjoyed that one...
    carissa93 carissa93 18-21, F May 9

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    I am a RN, retired due to Lupus Cerebrits, now a VetTech am 53 yrs old. Just 2 mos ago, Feb 27, 15, I was at my boyfriends house and had a severe headache, neck pain and was not...
    Brandycordi Brandycordi 51-55 Apr 30

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    im a universal donar, O+. this reminds me. I better go donate some. its been a while. I used to always volunteer to give blood when we had blood drives every 6 months or so. I...
    jayciedubb jayciedubb 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 26

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    So, it wasn't too long ago when I went to the blood drive at my high school it was on my birthday a few days after I had started to feel good after being sick and I was going to...
    99smiley1 99smiley1 16-17, F 2 Responses May 1

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    Finally found a group on here! I'm addicted to my own blood. Seeing it. Smelling it. Sometimes even tasting it! I don't necessarily self-harm to draw blood but I cherish moments...
    PyschoJack PyschoJack 18-21, M 1 Response May 8

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    I feel like if I don't drink other's or my own blood with consent, I'll go crazy and lash out at my family for their blood. I'm so glad one of my friends likes to be a personal...
    SpectrumOfTears SpectrumOfTears 13-15, F May 13

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    Many think, "In order to be happy, I must fix my life and THEN go to God." It's just the opposite. You don't have the ability to fix your life. That's why it's in the shape it's...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Why You Need Jesus and How to Find Him . Many think, "In order to be happy, I must fix my life and THEN go to God." It's just the opposite. You don't have the ability to fix your...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    This is my most recent nightmare. If there's some kind of psychologist that would like to analyze it, feel free. (My mom's dead. Barbara is my step-mom. Kyan is my two-year old...
    koolove101 koolove101 18-21, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I am a 33 yr old female with a PhD and have been constantly lightheaded for months. My symptoms last all day/every day and include feeling faint, tremors/skakiness, shortness of...
    healthproject healthproject 31-35, F Apr 29

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    I had this dream; it was a dream which I could picture clearly. It got me thinking of it as there was color in it or not. For it was of a round barn in the ocean which holds whales...
    Bowman44 Bowman44 46-50, M May 4

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    So four years ago almost during my GCSE's I started to bleed internally from somewhere. It was never often enough to freak me out. But it got bad so I saw a GP and I was told to go...
    Sparklychest Sparklychest 18-21, F May 5

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    Last year really in the year I went to the hospital for chest pain. I was there for half a day. They couldn't find anything so towards night they tried one last thing. They gave me...
    EK94 EK94 18-21, M 1 Response May 6

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    My blood group is O+. If you have the same blood group, share it please :)
    dansizzling dansizzling 26-30, M 2 Responses May 7

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    Today I had to undergo a health examination for my university application and they said they have shortage of blood for someone who's having a surgery so I donated blood to him...
    ReemNoctis ReemNoctis 16-17, F 6 Responses May 9

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    I faint when I see my own blood during blood work.
    Raybae Raybae 18-21, F May 13

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    I woke up this morning. I wish I never did. In case some of you didn't know, my Real Mother who was a Guyanese Indian Hindu was murdered because of India's caste system. To...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response May 16

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    I have high blood pressure. I went off my mess because it made me sick after a year. I'm thin and exercise daily. I don't eat salt and I drink a lot of water. I even stopped...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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    Donated my 23rd pint yesterday. I feel weak and winded in the days and weeks afterward and my recovery time is slower after workouts. on the bright side, I'm not afraid of needles...
    chaekowski chaekowski 26-30, M Apr 26

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    ''I got a family who ain't blood. And I got blood who ain't family. Only the real will understand''
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 26

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    My blood pressure (without medication) is usually about 220/110. With medication it is around 190/87
    IrishPA IrishPA 36-40, M 1 Response Apr 26

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    When I was a kid, it was my habit •~•... I was messed up back then... However, in my religion, it's not allowed to drink your own blood. I usually do it sometimes to stop...
    WolfsterTheWere WolfsterTheWere 13-15, M Apr 27

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    I believe family more often causes (blood) bleeding; of mind,body, and soul
    fairone fairone 46-50 1 Response Apr 30

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    Utterly despondent and upset over the result of the "Fight of the Century". Not only are the Filipinos feeling the same sentiments, but perhaps the rest of the world too. With all...
    Dewms Dewms 18-21, F 2 Responses May 3

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    I'm scared to even want to know what is happening with my heart. I am in my early 40s. Had tests done after being kept over night for observation back in January. Said no heart...
    TCL009 TCL009 41-45, F 2 Responses May 3

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    Hello wolves! :) I am the leader of the shadow moon pack. The crimson blood packs alphas are former members of shadowmoon and I believe you will like it in this pack :) They are...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response May 4

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    HEART HELP Vitamin B-5 lowers cholesterol, and so does walnuts and almonds. I think almonds are the best. ORGANIC Apple Cider Vinegar with "mother" is so great for the heart. I...
    ArtLover01 ArtLover01 66-70, F 1 Response May 11

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    I have my family of choice from Alateen and they are my true family. My blood family aren't those that are there for me. It's my fellow Alanons and Alateens.
    bbybleu bbybleu 16-17, F 2 Responses May 11

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    Well, 4 to be exact. 1 full blood relation, 1 adopted and then after my parents divorce 2 step sisters that are not ex-sisters only because Dad adopted them. Only really talk to...
    teadiva teadiva 31-35, F 1 Response May 11

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    I cringe at the sight of blood shown in a horror movie, my fingers become stiff and I have to look away from the screen. But when it's my own I'm okay, which is weird.
    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 18-21, F May 11

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    Today was my medical check in the office. When a nurse pierced my skin with a needle for blood sampling, it felt sharp pain. No one probably likes that part. She filled 3 cylinders...
    katsuobushi katsuobushi 36-40, M May 13

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    My aunt has 3 (I think, maybe more) kids, yet she can't support herself. She doesn't have a full-time job nor does she have adequate living arrangements. She's going to court for...
    QuietSiren QuietSiren 18-21, F 2 Responses May 15

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    I was 12 when i go this scar. I got this from falling off of a golf cart. Well sorta falling off that is, it was more like a slip. I was hanging onto the side of the door of the...
    DrakeoMagister DrakeoMagister 16-17, M 1 Response May 16

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    The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof. ~Richard Bach
    MissMeliscious MissMeliscious 26-30, F 3 Responses May 16

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    This is easily one of the most horrific nocturnal events of my life so far. It happened at 3am today and I haven't been back to sleep since. It's also going to be a rather long...
    minokay minokay 22-25, F a week ago

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    I had my spleen removed when I was 3years old. I'm 56 now. I've had meningitis and pneumonia. I have a hereditary blood disorder called spherocytosis. If you've had yours removed...
    deleted deleted 26-30 6 days ago

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