Was it too risky for Jennifer to donate blood to Jose?

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powergirl wrote:She cannot make medical examinations that the matter is that the blood of Jennifer was not analysed and it is possible that the book go through.
She claimed she could figure out if blood samples were a match to Jose’s. I agree that this seems unrealistic to do under the circumstances, which is why it was so surprising that no one was curious as to how her blood testing actually worked.

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Anjum wrote:I think that it was the right thing to do at that time.
If you like someone then one could risk their life for them.
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BoyLazy wrote:I would do it if I was unaware of the problems that I could face later. If I have the understanding or knowledge of the issues that I may face, then I would have thought twice.
Would you think twice if you had to save your lover?

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BoyLazy wrote:I would do it if I was unaware of the problems that I could face later. If I have the understanding or knowledge of the issues that I may face, then I would have thought twice.
Would you think twice if you had to save your lover?
I hope this situation does not arise. But if it may kill both of us, then I could search for an alternative.
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BoyLazy wrote:I would do it if I was unaware of the problems that I could face later. If I have the understanding or knowledge of the issues that I may face, then I would have thought twice.
Would you think twice if you had to save your lover?
I hope this situation does not arise. But if it may kill both of us, then I could search for an alternative.
The risks Jennifer had here weren’t life threatening. She ran the risk of being found out. So her situation is a bit different from something you’d run into in a more typical situation.

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I would definitely donate blood in that position, but maybe not as much.
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Reviewer Book wrote:I would definitely donate blood in that position, but maybe not as much.
I guess that makes sense; donate enough to ensure Jose makes it to the ER without looking too suspicious.

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Reviewer Book wrote:I would definitely donate blood in that position, but maybe not as much.
I guess that makes sense; donate enough to ensure Jose makes it to the ER without looking too suspicious.
Just enough to make it.. thats quite tricky to predict..
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Christina Rose wrote:
Reviewer Book wrote:I would definitely donate blood in that position, but maybe not as much.
I guess that makes sense; donate enough to ensure Jose makes it to the ER without looking too suspicious.
Just enough to make it.. thats quite tricky to predict..
True, but she had pretty advanced intelligence, so she could probably make an educated guess
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Christina Rose wrote:
I guess that makes sense; donate enough to ensure Jose makes it to the ER without looking too suspicious.
Just enough to make it.. thats quite tricky to predict..
True, but she had pretty advanced intelligence, so she could probably make an educated guess
I think that's difficult even for a professional. I am not from that field so can't say for sure.
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BoyLazy wrote:
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BoyLazy wrote: Just enough to make it.. thats quite tricky to predict..
True, but she had pretty advanced intelligence, so she could probably make an educated guess
I think that's difficult even for a professional. I am not from that field so can't say for sure.
I think it’d be pretty difficult, too. It’s hard to say how much blood loss occurred, let alone how much of a donation would keep Jose in the clear to reach the hospital.

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BoyLazy wrote:
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True, but she had pretty advanced intelligence, so she could probably make an educated guess
I think that's difficult even for a professional. I am not from that field so can't say for sure.
I think it’d be pretty difficult, too. It’s hard to say how much blood loss occurred, let alone how much of a donation would keep Jose in the clear to reach the hospital.
She couldn't even have guessed how much max she could donate as there is no such maximum specific to average population. It varies with every individual. Some faint even with minimal blood donation.
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BoyLazy wrote:
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Christina Rose wrote:
BoyLazy wrote: I think that's difficult even for a professional. I am not from that field so can't say for sure.
I think it’d be pretty difficult, too. It’s hard to say how much blood loss occurred, let alone how much of a donation would keep Jose in the clear to reach the hospital.
She couldn't even have guessed how much max she could donate as there is no such maximum specific to average population. It varies with every individual. Some faint even with minimal blood donation.
Yes, some faint with even a small donation, but there is an average maximum. Adults have 5 to 6 liters of blood. Anyone between 18 and 60 years, can safely donate one unit of blood every three months.

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Risky if she hadn't any symbiotes in her body. It is alright because she saved someone from dying.

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pricessbianca28 wrote:
29 Nov 2017, 19:37
Risky if she hadn't any symbiotes in her body. It is alright because she saved someone from dying.
I agree it wasn’t life threatening for her, but I was referring to whether or not it was too risky to her being “found out.”

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