Meet Abbey! Abbey was diagnosed with Aplastic Anemia. A rare condition where the body does not produce enough red blood cells. Since her diagnosis in July 2021, Abbey has received RBCs and platelets twice a week. People like Abbey make up a large portion of our blood recipients. Blood is used beyond trauma and helps treat or relieve the symptoms of many diseases. MEDIC is always open for donations, walk-ins, or appointments. You can schedule at If you or someone you know is interested in sharing your MEDIC story, email us: