Be it known to all good gentles and folk of goodwill, that if one does eat a big meal previous to donating blood, said blood will flock toward the organs of digestion. Thus, the blood in one’s extremities will run at lower pressure, falling continuously as one donates, and culminating in more lightheadedness than one would wish — or mayhap an episode of Dr. Domus, Leech Extraordinary.

Remember, it is most advisable to to eat most of lunch after you donate. This hath been a public service announcement from your local blogmistress.

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  1. Very useful. Thank you. I always go very early on Sunday morning, so the only food in my belly is the cookie they make me eat.

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