Gay Blood Ban to Be Lifted?

Gay Blood Ban to Be Lifted?

It is hard to appreciate now the fear and uncertainty created when it was found to be transmitted in blood donations in the initial years of the AIDS epidemic (Watch HBO’s And the Band Played On or read the book!) during the early 1980s. Fear about protecting the blood supply led to a ban on blood donated […]

Blood Donation Should Target Kindness

Blood Donation Should Target Kindness

Blood donations are important all year long, but during the summer months, many hospitals and clinics will ramp up their call to action to acquire more blood. They rely on volunteers at these events for recruitment, taking information and for directing people where to go. It is the responsibility of volunteers to keep the event […]