With Much medical advancement, is blood transfusions a thing of the past?

I came across this web-site which give some very thought-provoking information...watch the video...and I will quote this "The movie unfolds as world renowned experts share the latest scientific evidence - debunking claims that blood transfusions always save lives. Millions of patients are now in danger... show more I came across this web-site which give some very thought-provoking information...watch the video...and I will quote this

"The movie unfolds as world renowned experts share the latest scientific evidence - debunking claims that blood transfusions always save lives.
Millions of patients are now in danger from previously unknown risks associated with blood transfusions; for example the effects of DNA and chromosome transfers.
What are the long term implications of receiving other peoples' DNA...."

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