Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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How we help patients with rare diseases

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

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

Plasma donations essential to fight rare disease

October 15, 2020
Linda Paul continues to recover from a rare immune disorder

Donated plasma saves Ottawa man’s life

September 22, 2020
Mike Jones recovered from a rare immune disorder

Teen recovers thanks to donated plasma

September 2, 2020
James Peloza recovers from rare immune disorder

Donated plasma transformed this boy’s life

August 25, 2020
Heydan Morrison is one of many patients who will benefit from new plasma donor centre in Sudbury

Donated plasma lifts patient from ‘rock bottom’ to top student

March 31, 2020
For her first 18 years, Cayleigh Kearns continually suffered from ear, sinus and respiratory infections, and was often hospitalized with pneumonia.