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05Feb/15

Glendale High students meet man saved in part by their blood donations – Glendale News Press


Glendale News Press
Glendale High students meet man saved in part by their blood donations
Glendale News Press
I was like, ‘Keep it together.’ I was on the verge [of tears].” Fellow Glendale High student Jessica Lopez Cano has given blood multiple times at Glendale High during campus blood drives. She’s been told that every donation could potentially save three

05Feb/15

Make a life-saving donation at UAB’s Valentine’s Day blood drive from Feb. 9-19 – AL.com

Make a life-saving donation at UAB’s Valentine’s Day blood drive from Feb. 9-19
AL.com
The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is one of the largest users in the nation of blood supplied by the American Red Cross. Hospitals like UAB use blood products heavily in a variety of situations — for example, surgery, trauma care and

05Feb/15

UNM struggling to keep blood drive title – UNM Daily Lobo


UNM Daily Lobo
UNM struggling to keep blood drive title
UNM Daily Lobo
“We hope that blood donations increase in the coming days,” said Abraham Chacon, a regional donor recruitment manager for the United Blood Services, a non-profit community blood center. He said it will be difficult for Lobos to retain their title if
UBS reminds public of need for blood donationsDaily Sparks Tribune
Navajo High School hosting Winter Blood DriveNewsOK.com

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05Feb/15

Can you donate? Blood needed after storms cancel drives – Press & Sun-Bulletin


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Can you donate? Blood needed after storms cancel drives
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Since the beginning of the year, two severe winter storms have forced the cancellation of 27 blood drives in the American Red Cross New York-Penn region, which comprises all of upstate New York and part of northern Pennsylvania, according to Sheila …
Clinton Township, American Red Cross and others come together for blood C&G Newspapers
Red Cross extends blood donation initiativeWest Hartford News
Red Cross needs donors of all blood types to help maintain supplyFoster’s Daily Democrat
Jackson County Times-Journal
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04Feb/15

Trans People Are Pushing the FDA to Rethink Their Rules on Blood Donations – VICE News


VICE News
Trans People Are Pushing the FDA to Rethink Their Rules on Blood Donations
VICE News
When the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) announced plans in December to change — but not repeal — its ban on gay and bisexual men donating blood, the agency was quickly criticized for continuing to discriminate. But little attention was paid to

04Feb/15

Vancouver clinic looks to recruit sexually active gay men for blood donations – The Globe and Mail

Vancouver clinic looks to recruit sexually active gay men for blood donations
The Globe and Mail
On Feb. 4, the Network Centre for Applied Development (netCAD) located at the University of British Columbia’s Point Grey campus is playing host to a Rainbow Donor Clinic. Blood collected at netCAD will not be used for blood transfusion, meaning those …

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04Feb/15

Gay men can donate blood for research, but still can’t contribute blood for … – CBC.ca


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Gay men can donate blood for research, but still can’t contribute blood for
CBC.ca
“This came from the community from Chad Walters, who is a gentleman who was deferred from donating blood for transfusion and he was made aware of our clinic, the netCAD clinic, where all deferred donors can donate blood for research,” associate …

04Feb/15

With blood shortage at emergency levels, two blood drives set this week – RiverheadLOCAL


RiverheadLOCAL
With blood shortage at emergency levels, two blood drives set this week
RiverheadLOCAL
Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has called on “every capable donor to come out and donate blood” to alleviate “the largest single shortage of blood donations since Superstorm Sandy because of donation center closings and blood drive cancellations.
Blood level lower than usual, but no current shortage in RICranston Herald

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04Feb/15

With blood shortage at emergency levels, Southold FD hosts blood drive today – SoutholdLOCAL


SoutholdLOCAL
With blood shortage at emergency levels, Southold FD hosts blood drive today
SoutholdLOCAL
The New York Blood Center has issued an emergency blood appeal after the region lost approximately 3,000 pints of blood because of the blizzard last week. Suffolk County Executive Steve Bellone has called on “every capable donor to come out and donate …
Blood level lower than usual, but no current shortage in RICranston Herald

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