canadian blood services
Canada’s blood donation organization has been reluctant to supply front-line staff with protective equipment, including gloves, masks and protective barriers.
It's about time blood-donation practices caught up with modern science.
Registries aren't at all reflective of the country's rapidly-changing population.
Critics argue the year-long deferral policy is arbitrary.
As the public regulator responsible for the nation's health, it is the well-being of Canadians that should come first, not the bottom line of private enterprise.
Donating blood is considered an honour in Syrian culture.
Especially if you're type O negative.
Being afraid of needles is not a valid reason to avoid chipping in to save someone's life.
"... a reasonable next step."
The Voluntary Blood Donations Act" prohibits paying and receiving payment for blood, either directly or indirectly. With this bill, the legislature has made the giving and receiving of blood a sacrament. The simplest solution to the blood and plasma shortage is to desacralize blood and plasma. Instead of bowing our heads to this idol, we should see it as the false idol it is, and get back to having a market in blood.