Yorkshire Air Ambulance To Carry Life-Saving Blood

Yorkshire's Air Ambulances will now be able to give potentially life-saving blood transfusions to critically ill patients.

The helicopters have started carrying blood for the first time . It means the treatment can be given at the scenes of accidents or in the air.

The air ambulances have been fitted with the specialist equipment needed, thanks to a 16 thousand pounds donation.

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