20Oct/15

For Offenders Who Can’t Pay, It’s a Pint of Blood or Jail Time – New York Times


New York Times
For Offenders Who Can’t Pay, It’s a Pint of Blood or Jail Time
New York Times
The dozens of offenders who showed up that day, old and young, filed out of the Perry County courthouse and waited their turn at a mobile blood bank parked in the street. They were told to bring a receipt to the clerk showing they had given a pint of

20Oct/15

Include a blood donation at area drives among among your ‘Things to Do’ – Hutchinson News

Include a blood donation at area drives among among your ‘Things to Do’
Hutchinson News
Community Blood Drive, Mennonite Church, 109 S. Church, Goessel. 6:30 p.m.. “The Story of Us” (exhibit opening and meet-and-greet), Mustard Seed, 216 N. Main, Buhler. 7 p.m.. Companion Care Group (women only), Hospice & HomeCare of Reno County, …

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20Oct/15

‘A kidney transplant really changes a life, not just for a patient but for a … – Irish Times


Irish Times
‘A kidney transplant really changes a life, not just for a patient but for a
Irish Times
Last year in Beaumont we carried out 152 kidney transplants, of which 40 were from living donors and 112 were from deceased donors. We started living donor transplants in 2004 and we did three that year. I would very much encourage it. We have a big …

19Oct/15

Thousands inspired to sign up to organ donor register thanks to one little boy … – Mirror.co.uk


Mirror.co.uk
Thousands inspired to sign up to organ donor register thanks to one little boy
Mirror.co.uk
Thousands of people have been inspired to sign up as organ donors after a brave little boy’s life was saved thanks to liver surgery. Evan Goodbrand had the life-saving liver surgery when he was just nine months old. The now 10-year-old was only able to …

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19Oct/15

Red Cross needs blood donations – CT Post


CT Post
Red Cross needs blood donations
CT Post
Blood donations often decline from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day when holiday festivities pull people away from their donation appointments. This often causes a drop in the blood available for patients. Donations are needed in the weeks leading up to
Tredyffrin supervisor marks blood donation milestoneDaily Local News

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19Oct/15

Cesca Therapeutics (KOOL) Announces Successful Haploidentical Bone Marrow … – StreetInsider.com

Cesca Therapeutics (KOOL) Announces Successful Haploidentical Bone Marrow
StreetInsider.com
Until recently closely related donor sources such as the patient’s parents came with a high risk of incompatibility and a high incidence of fatal Graft versus Host disease, where donor cells attack the recipient. New protocols that involve selection or

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