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Blood center reaches safe levels of type O blood

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Type O blood has reached safe levels at INBC. Type O blood has reached safe levels at INBC.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

 The only supplier of blood to the Spokane area reports that the supply of O-negative and O-positive blood has reached safe levels.

Inland Northwest Blood Center says nearly 500 type O donors have given blood since Monday. That response from the community has brought the blood supply up 90 percent in the last few days. 

INBC reminds donors who have made an appointment to give blood to keep it, even though the blood supply has reached safe levels. Giving blood will help the supply at the blood center remain at needed levels.

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