It’s a windy Friday morning in November, and Delia Yzaguirre gets to work before the sun comes up. Never mind that it’s her day off. Today is blood drive day for Tarrant County employees, and someone has to unlock the room and put up the signs. Delia has been working for the County for 13 Read more
In order to save a life it starts with you! You don’t have to go through med school to aid the community; all you have to do is donate blood at Lone Star 92.5's Annual Summer Blood Drive with Carter BloodCare. Just one pint of blood can save up to three lives and we need Read more
Summer is a time for fun in the sun, parties by the pool and saving lives. Carter BloodCare has a critical need for blood during the summer months and we need you to fill it, that’s why we’re teaming up with Music Saves Lives. Music Saves Lives works to educate others about important life-saving causes Read more
“Where can I give blood?” is a very common question we are often asked on our blog, Facebook, Twitter, emails and phone calls. Since Carter BloodCare serves 58 counties all over North, Central and East Texas, we have many locations to choose from when giving blood. How can I find a donor center closest to Read more
Mothers are always giving of themselves. What better way to honor the mothers in your life than to give blood and save three lives? Give blood at a local blood center or mobile blood drive this Saturday and Sunday, May 11 and 12. By donating blood, your community can give the gift of life in Read more
Carter BloodCare is a blood donation center. Carter BloodCare does not prefer certain blood types to others, as all blood donations are crucial. Do you know your blood type? Though all donation types are important, O negative blood is a very special blood type. If you are type O negative you can donate your blood Read more
Keep up to date with Carter BloodCare by following, liking or connecting with us on all of the following social media platforms. Our Facebook page is a place to share your thoughts, learn more about blood donation and stay informed of our latest promotions and events. Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CarterBloodCare Have a quick question and Read more
Do you often find yourself stressed? Stress is normal, but too much stress can be bad for your health. In our fast paced society we rarely stop to think about our bodies and how to take care of them. When your body is stressed, it releases hormones, adrenaline and coritsol into your blood stream. These Read more
Here at Carter BloodCare we are always looking for ways to help repay our donors for their gracious donations. Since many of our donors give blood routinely, we have a convenient opportunity to give blood and earn a free date for you and your loved one. On Saturday and Sunday, April 6-7, Vista Ridge Mall Read more
Unfortunately, today’s fast paced life makes it easy for us to slip in to a very unhealthy routine. We promote happy and healthy hearts at Carter BloodCare and we have some simple tips for you to fit in your busy schedule. 1. Fitness One of the easiest things to improve your heart health is to Read more
Why Plan a Blood Drive? Organizing a blood drive is a great way for a community to come together and support a good cause. It is important to give blood and give often. Plan a blood drive to help others. Every day, almost 800 patients in North, Central and East Texas require timely blood transfusions. Read more
When kids at school ask Cordell Anthony Betts why his eyes are yellow, he typically responds with a funny one-liner. “Sometimes I tell them I accidentally put food coloring in my eyes,” he explains with a grin. “Once I told a kid that my eyes actually glow in the dark!” At this point in his life, Read more
With origins in the 1950s, Carter BloodCare is one of Texas' largest blood centers, providing 300,000 units of life-saving blood and blood components to patients in North, Central, and East Texas annually.
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