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New donation rules imposed by Zika virus mean more blood donors needed

New donation rules to protect the blood supply from the Zika virus are contributing to a blood donation shortage in Canada.

Canadian Blood Services says 200,000 blood donations are needed by July to fill the need over the warmer months, with 18,000 blood donations needed in Metro Vancouver alone. 439 more words


The Blood Olympics

Blood Olympics

It was springtime, 1987. I recall it being a beautiful afternoon, and I had decided I was due to donate blood. I happened to mention this to a colleague. 413 more words


It's Easy to Find Blood Donor with iWant Blood Donation App

Finding a suitable blood donor for medical purpose is marked with many issues. In many cases, people are not able to get the perfect match for their medical needs. 11 more words

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How Blood Donation App Helps to Protect Priceless Lives of People

The iWant blood Donation App is an initiation to assist people reaches the right blood donor at the right time. Its main intention is to connect a blood donor and a receiver facilitating the whole process of blood donation to protect priceless lives of people in crunch situation.

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A thank you to blood donors: Chemo 4 - Day 8

Once again I find myself thankful for the care and compassion provided by others. Whilst I’m usually grateful for friends and family and the medical staff providing my care, today I am also thankful for two strangers who I will never meet and whom, sadly, I will never be able to thank. 279 more words


18th annual Bloodsuckers Buffet Wednesday, April 13

Join us for the 18th annual Bloodsuckers Buffet Wednesday, April 13, 7 a.m to 7 p.m. at Windows on the River in the Powerhouse at Nautica. 194 more words

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Sickness bug update

Somehow, things have become worse. Not for Izzie – provided we don’t give her any milk, she seems right as ninepence – but for her long-suffering parents. 405 more words