Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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Celebrating a year of plasma donation in Sudbury

August 25, 2021
Thousands of donors have already visited our new dedicated plasma donor centre. Their support is critical.

A grateful recipient shares why plasma is important

July 20, 2021
After decades of chronic illness, Nadine Law celebrated a milestone birthday thanks to plasma donors

Laying the groundwork for a more inclusive blood system

June 21, 2021
Dr. Catherine Jenkins, scientist and LGBTQ+ advocate, is part of our effort to evolve donor screening

Sudbury family caps life-long involvement by volunteering

April 20, 2021
Sudbury family caps life-long involvement by volunteering at Sudbury plasma donor centre

How we help patients with rare diseases

February 26, 2021
Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year

Plasma associate Amelia Greeno gives back through her work

February 8, 2021
Ensuring access to lifesaving products is the goal at new Lethbridge plasma donor centre

Medication from plasma spurs recovery from terrifying illness

December 17, 2020
Jeff Brown could have been permanently disabled by Guillain-Barré syndrome

Plasma recipient celebrates 10 years, 1,000 donations with 100km fundraiser

November 30, 2020
Part of our ‘heroes of financial giving’ series

‘Plasma products saved my daughter’s life’

November 27, 2020
As World Quality Month ends, Christie Beltran reflects on her daughter’s life-saving plasma transfusion and how she’s ensuring the safety and quality of Canadian Blood Services products for others in need

Medication made from plasma donations helps fight bleeding disorder

November 23, 2020
Without immune globulin, Brandon Cotesta could have died at age 12