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10Jan/15

The science of blood donation – WREX-TV

The science of blood donationWREX-TVROCKFORD (WREX) – The Rock River Valley Blood Center is still in dire need of blood donations. Your actual donation is the easy part. But once it leaves your body your blood goes through extensive testing. Lab techs …

10Jan/15

Blood donation shortage straining local girl’s cancer treatment – WPXI Pittsburgh

Blood donation shortage straining local girl’s cancer treatment
WPXI Pittsburgh
Donations to the blood bank are down far more than normal this winter because of the flu epidemic. The lack of donations is putting a huge strain on children who are fighting for their lives. One of those children is Bella, who is battling cancer for

10Jan/15

Why we support opt-out system for organ donation – Herald Scotland

Why we support opt-out system for organ donationHerald ScotlandMeanwhile, repeated studies show that more than 90 per cent of the population support organ donation, yet less than half have signed up to the organ donor register. We need to acknowledge t…

09Jan/15

Swiss embassy blood donation camp – Republica

Swiss embassy blood donation campRepublicaKATHMANDU, Jan 9: SANSWEF, a welfare fund set up by Nepali staff working at the Embassy of Switzerland in Nepal, Helvetas Swiss Inter ooperation and Swiss funded project on Friday organized a blood donation cam…

09Jan/15

1500 youths volunteer to donate blood at blood donation camp – Business Standard

1500 youths volunteer to donate blood at blood donation campBusiness StandardAt least 1500 youths today volunteered to donate blood at a mega blood donation camp here organised by Cuttack Nagar Yuvak Sangha in association with Metaphor Trans Corporatio…

09Jan/15

Advocates push for blood donation study in UK – Washington Blade


Washington Blade
Advocates push for blood donation study in UK
Washington Blade
LONDON — While controversy continues in the U.S. over blood donation policies for gay men, the British government is considering a study that would explore whether gay or bisexual men in monogamous, same-sex relationships should still have to wait 12 …

09Jan/15

MoHFW organises blood donation camp – Business Standard

MoHFW organises blood donation camp
Business Standard
A voluntary blood donation camp was today organised by the Union Health Ministry in collaboration with National blood transfusion council at Nirman Bhavan. A makeshift tent was put up where Ministry officials and staff donated their blood. “Our target

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09Jan/15

Cadaver and organ donation — things you need to know – TheHealthSite


Arab News
Cadaver and organ donation — things you need to know
TheHealthSite
2015 seems to be a great year for cadaver and organ donation with people becoming more aware and willing to donate organs. A 66-year old man was declared brain-dead at Saifee Hospital on January 5 and his family consented on donating organs.
SCOT set to launch organ donation campaignArab News
Shortage of Organ Donors in China? Blame ConfucianismBloomberg
Overhauling China’s organ transplant system could take some timeChinadaily USA
Daily News & Analysis –Redditch Standard
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09Jan/15

Bryant: Reasons that your blood donation is needed now – Shreveport Times

Shreveport TimesBryant: Reasons that your blood donation is needed nowShreveport TimesI am a donor and volunteer worker for Lifeshare Blood Center. I want to say that Shreveport and Bossier City have too large a population for Lifeshare to have a short…

09Jan/15

Grateful heart recipient Bobbie Misenheimer from Huntersville urges others to … – Charlotte Observer

Grateful heart recipient Bobbie Misenheimer from Huntersville urges others to
Charlotte Observer
She and her husband are on the waiting list to become volunteer spokesmen for LifeShare of the Carolinas so that they can encourage others to make a commitment to organ donation. “I really want to go out to churches and share my faith journey and my …