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Blood Donors Needed

Four year old Andie Morrison has spent much of her short life in hospitals. Andie was born with a rare blood disorder called Diamond Blackfan Anemia or DBA.

Andie relies on blood transfusions to stay alive. Half of Canadians know someone like Andie or need blood themselves, but according to Canadian Blood Services, only 3 percent of those eligible, actually donate blood.

We spoke to Andie's mother Jenn Morrison. Listen audio