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The Grapevine (UK) Why Aren’t More Black People Blood & Organ Donors?



Black people are less likely to give blood and donate organs. On this episode of The Grapevine UK, the panelists discuss the relationship between the black community and the medical industry. Are Black people unwilling to donate or are there more significant reasons?

*This episode was created in partnership with NHS Blood and Transplant.*

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Creator / Executive Producer – Ashley Akunna
Producer/Editor – Amanda Scott
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