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Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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Two stem cell transplants from one donor saved his life twice 

October 8, 2020
Scott Monds is so thankful for Danielle Bean's gifts before and during COVID-19

Working together to educate children about organ donation

September 24, 2020
Teacher, mother of organ donor teams up with doctors to change the way kids see organ donation

How we help patients with rare blood

September 11, 2020
There’s more to blood type than A, B, AB and O

Wait to donate reduced for short-term travellers to malaria risk areas

August 31, 2020
New evidence-based change will make thousands of Canadians eligible to donate blood

New study to determine how widespread COVID-19 antibody is among Canadians

June 18, 2020
How we’re helping improve understanding of COVID-19 in Canada

Convalescent plasma and women

April 28, 2020
Why we’re asking women to register, even though they can’t donate yet

The need goes on #14: One girl’s mission to save her brother

April 23, 2020
Abby Acosta-Pickering wasn’t supposed to be her brother’s stem cell donor, but then the pandemic happened.

The need goes on #13: 4,400 units over a lifetime – and counting

April 20, 2020
Josie Sirna has received roughly 4,400 units of red blood cells in her lifetime. She currently needs 117 units every year just to live a normal life.

#TogetherApart to give blood in St. John’s

April 7, 2020
Members of the Muslim community in Newfoundland and Labrador are supporting Canada’s Lifeline during the COVID-19 pandemic