Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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What blood types are and what they mean for you

November 3, 2022
A helpful guide on what blood types are and answers to some common questions.

Plasma donors fuel a sign language teacher’s dreams

September 21, 2022
Plasma donations have enabled Christina Moreau to keep building bridges between the worlds of the hearing and the deaf

O-positive blood donors helped this newborn survive

August 18, 2022
Cleo Maxwell received a lifesaving blood transfusion after losing half her blood volume during pregnancy

Travelling blood donor raises awareness across the country

July 29, 2022
Nick Evans is combining his love of discovering new places with his passion for blood donation

Cord blood donation is another way to save lives for this Ontario family

July 28, 2022
Dominika Randell and her husband Andreas have also joined the stem cell registry, and they donate blood regularly

Saving lives while inspiring the next generation of blood donors

July 22, 2022
A half century ago, a committed blood donor motivated Henry Proske to start giving. Now it’s his turn to inspire.

Furry special guests bring joy and comfort to blood donors

July 20, 2022
Nervous about donating blood? Andrew Moss has helped bring puppy love to mobile donor events in Nova Scotia

17 ways to help out in your community (and make a difference)

July 13, 2022
One of the best things about humans is our innate desire to help others.

The need for blood hit home very suddenly for this donor

June 29, 2022
Days before Amanda Kirby-Sheppard’s latest blood donation, her grandfather was rushed to hospital

Saving lives across Canada with Ismaili CIVIC

June 17, 2022
Blood and plasma donors and volunteers with this Partners for Life group support patients across the country