Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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A kidney donor empowers a storyteller to help others thrive

September 21, 2022
Since her own kidney transplant, Mary Beaucage has worked to improve health systems for other Indigenous patients
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Thanks to a stem cell donor, a father-son bond endures and evolves

September 21, 2022
Tom Wong savours the smallest moments and biggest milestones with his son Forrest after surviving a rare blood cancer
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Stem cell donor and recipient celebrate their remarkable 20-year bond

September 16, 2022
In 2002, Dave Charlebois’s stem cells saved the life of Sarah Byrne. She was just one year old at the time.
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Emergency room nurse becomes two-time living organ donor

September 16, 2022
Julia King donated both a portion of her liver and a kidney to help two strangers
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Canadian stem cell donor saves American infant’s life

September 6, 2022
Just a few months after birth, Austin Mares received lifesaving stem cells to treat a rare disease
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To this survivor of a drive-by shooting, blood donors are heroes

August 30, 2022
Brandon Peacock was on his way for a haircut when he was hit by three bullets intended for another target
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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
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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
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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
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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.