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can you donate blood while pregnant?

Just curious. I wouldn't think its safe but maybe I'm wrong.

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:58 PM on Jan. 24, 2010 in Pregnancy

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  • No, and you can't if you're breastfeeding, at least that's what I was told years ago when my Mom was needing it...
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 3:00 PM on Jan. 24, 2010

  • not that i know of. i mean your kinda already "donating" blood to your baby. LOL but because of the nutrition that a baby takes from you I wouldn't think it would be safe
    Zacherysmommy08

    Answer by Zacherysmommy08 at 3:09 PM on Jan. 24, 2010

  • No you can't. I tried to go with my mom and donate when I was pg with my daughter and she said not to bother because they don't allow pg women to donate.
    MamaCass05

    Answer by MamaCass05 at 3:19 PM on Jan. 24, 2010

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