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.
The best summer memories are made with friends and family. But when Texas temperatures start reaching triple digits, it can be hard to find fun outdoor activities - aside from the pool - that don’t leave you sweltering. That’s why we put together a list of great ideas for the evening when temperatures are somewhat…Read More
Two years ago, Sassy Belunza’s biggest concern was how to persuade her kids to eat more vegetables. But on July 28, 2015, she received life-altering news about her three-year old son that changed everything. After four weeks of unexplained fevers and a severe loss of appetite, doctors sent Santino from the Pediatric Urgent Care…Read More
On the night of July 7, 2016, Carter BloodCare medical technologists received a call from a local trauma center requesting blood products as soon as possible. The request was in addition to the standard order delivered earlier that day. The patients in urgent need of blood were some of the victims injured when a gunman…Read More
When school is out and people leave town to go on vacation, the community’s need for support goes up. Below are different ways to benefit your community in your free time this summer. And don't forget you can always make an appointment to donate blood at one of our donor centers or blood drives throughout…Read More
While Texas summers bring great things like baseball, vacations and family memories, they also bring rising temperatures that can sometimes seem unbearable. If you find yourself needing a break from the heat, here’s a list of ten ways to cool off. 1. Go for a Swim Luckily for us Texans, we have so many…Read More