Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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This is why we need a diverse donor base

June 2, 2023
A patient’s life or health may depend on blood components, stem cells or even an organ from a donor of similar ethnic background

To survive a rare illness, this teen relies on blood and plasma

May 26, 2023
Kade Blakely, who has 22q, works to raise awareness of both his condition and the need for blood and plasma

Five ways your plasma helps patients

May 19, 2023
For many, medications made from this blood component are lifesaving

‘It’s like everything went from black and white to colour again’

April 20, 2023
A kidney donor made all the difference for Shariq Khan, a college professor and spiritual leader in Barrie, Ont.

How volunteers make all the difference with Canada’s Lifeline

April 13, 2023
We’re so grateful for the many ways that gifts of time help us serve patients

Behind the scenes with our ‘CEO for a day’

April 6, 2023
Angelique Jeanty had the opportunity to learn about leadership with Dr. Graham Sher as her CEO mentor

How one person and one event can inspire thousands to make all the difference

April 3, 2023
Green Shirt Day honours Logan Boulet’s legacy with goal of inspiring 100,000 people to become organ donors

Donating stem cells changed this student’s life

March 15, 2023
‘Making a difference is something that a lot of people talk about wanting to do, but that was the first time I felt like I really did’

Nova Scotia donor makes all the difference in many ways

March 2, 2023
Richard Landry, a longtime blood donor, has also donated stem cells twice

‘We could all help save someone’s life’

February 28, 2023
Donovan McCoy rallied his hockey teammates to #BeAHero and join the stem cell registry