My NHS story - Mat Tottle
People have shared their wonderful memories of the NHS over the last 75 years to help celebrate the NHS's 75th Birthday
Mat shares his NHS memories
Matt talks about being a blood donor.
I started donating blood at 18, when my Dad, who also donated at the time, took me to a blood donor session. So, now 83 donor visits later, I still attend, doing four sessions a year.
I have also previously spent a year and a half as a platelets donor, but this can’t be done as well as being a blood donor sadly. There is a demand for blood so I have no problem doing this, just doing my bit.
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