Stories: Canadian Blood Services

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First time plasma donor pays it forward in honour of his late wife

May 16, 2022
Jim Taylor’s wife Joan received hundreds of lifesaving plasma treatments during her battle with leukemia

First-in-Canada approach for personalized hemophilia care gets national award

March 18, 2022
Canadian Blood Services and CHEO recognized for their research partnership that supports children living with hemophilia

First-time blood donor gives the same lifesaving gift she once received

December 12, 2021
Emily Hales, 17, recovered from an immune condition thanks to the generosity of donors

Plasma donation empowers students to serve patients

November 29, 2021
By finding just a little time in their busy schedules, these young donors are helping to save lives

The incredible story of how plasma donations help patients

October 13, 2021
This straw-coloured component of blood is the source material for many lifesaving medications

Expanding plasma donation to be more inclusive

October 12, 2021
Some sexually active gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men now eligible to donate plasma

Blood donations helped him survive illness, and then a critical injury

October 4, 2021
Darcy Wagner, whose immune disease is treated with a plasma product, lost his leg in a farming accident

Plasma donation gets a boost from Sikh Nation

September 27, 2021
One of the largest blood donor groups in the country now also rallies to help patients with plasma

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