The National Blood Transfusion Center (NBTC) will launch a website this month aimed at encouraging more people to donate blood as stocks at the center are still critically low and hundreds of units short of meeting demand, the center’s director said Monday. Dr. Hok Kim Cheng said more than 500 units of blood are necessary for the center to meet ordinary demand from hospitals, but the blood bank currently has only 200 units. To spread awareness of the lack of blood, the center will launch a website later this month appealing to the public for donations. “We need
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