Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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‘It’s like everything went from black and white to colour again’

April 20, 2023
A kidney donor made all the difference for Shariq Khan, a college professor and spiritual leader in Barrie, Ont.

How volunteers make all the difference with Canada’s Lifeline

April 13, 2023
We’re so grateful for the many ways that gifts of time help us serve patients

Behind the scenes with our ‘CEO for a day’

April 6, 2023
Angelique Jeanty had the opportunity to learn about leadership with Dr. Graham Sher as her CEO mentor

How one person and one event can inspire thousands to make all the difference

April 3, 2023
Green Shirt Day honours Logan Boulet’s legacy with goal of inspiring 100,000 people to become organ donors

Donating stem cells changed this student’s life

March 15, 2023
‘Making a difference is something that a lot of people talk about wanting to do, but that was the first time I felt like I really did’

Nova Scotia donor makes all the difference in many ways

March 2, 2023
Richard Landry, a longtime blood donor, has also donated stem cells twice

‘We could all help save someone’s life’

February 28, 2023
Donovan McCoy rallied his hockey teammates to #BeAHero and join the stem cell registry

‘Cord blood cells are priceless for us’

February 21, 2023
Cord blood donors help fuel Dr. William Stanford’s research and bring hope to leukemia patients

From blood donor, to recipient, to team Canada

February 1, 2023
Alicia Souveny found her way to the national women’s para-hockey team after losing her leg in a freeway crash

Blood types in Canada: how common or rare are they?

January 10, 2023
Did you know that blood types are classified into different groups? And within each group, blood types can be further classified as rare or common. In this blog post, we will look at different blood types and see how common or rare they are in Canada.