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I gave blood today. This was my 24th donation since I started donating regularly in 2013. That’s three gallons! I give blood because I am able and because I know there are many people who aren’t able for a variety of reasons, whether they are health related or due to their life history (like my husband who grew up in Europe). 25 more words

Nablopomo

Red Cross calls for blood donors before the holiday season

(Oct. 23, 2017) — With the busy holiday season approaching, the American Red Cross encourages donors to give blood now to help ensure a sufficient supply for patients this winter. 458 more words

National

Saskatoon blood drive honours mining accident victim

A week-long blood drive in Saskatoon is being dedicated to a man who was killed in a mining accident.

Chad Wiklun, 29, passed away on Aug. 306 more words

Canada

CALIFORNIA: PEOPLE WITH HIV CAN NOW DONATE BLOOD, SPREADING HIV IS NO LONGER FELONY

  

California latest progress: People with HIV can now go to the blood bank and donate their blood and just in case they want to spread it, that too is ok. 316 more words

POLITICS

Calls for change to homosexual blood ban

With the same-sex marriage debate currently flaring across the country, other restrictions also faced by Australia’s LGBTI community have been placed under the spotlight over recent weeks. 736 more words

Will Facebook's New Feature Wipe Out Blood Traders in India, or Help Them Grow Business in Black Market?

Facebook introduced a new feature in India to help its users find potential blood donors.

There are enough evidences of black market for human blood in India around blood exchange practice at hospitals called replacement donor (you can get one blood bag from a blood bank when you bring in a blood donor to replace the stock). 1,045 more words

Blood Donation

Facebook unveils blood donation feature in India, rollout from October 1

Social networking giant Facebook is rolling out a new feature that will enable individuals and blood banks to connect easily with donors.

The feature, which has been designed for India, will go live on October 1. 307 more words

Technology