27Aug/16

Gay activist files federal human rights complaint over blood-donation wait period – CBC.ca


CBC.ca
Gay activist files federal human rights complaint over blood-donation wait period
CBC.ca
A young Toronto-area gay-rights activist has filed a federal human rights complaint challenging Canada’s policy requiring gay men to observe a waiting period between having sex and donating blood — just two months after Health Canada reduced the wait …

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26Aug/16

TPDF plans blood donation exercise to mark anniversary – Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog)


Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog)
TPDF plans blood donation exercise to mark anniversary
Daily News | The National Newspaper (press release) (blog)
TANZANIA People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) servicemen and women will donate blood countrywide and engage in cleaning the environment in various places in the country on September 1st, as part of marking the army’s 52 years anniversary.

26Aug/16

American Kidney Fund Announces Free Webinar on Minority Organ Transplant Led by Renowned Transplant Surgeon – ChicagoNow (blog)

American Kidney Fund Announces Free Webinar on Minority Organ Transplant Led by Renowned Transplant Surgeon
ChicagoNow (blog)
Some time ago, I shared my blog about many celebs who lost their lives to kidney disease. Most of them were African Americans which I didn’t pinpoint. Tuesday, August 30, 2006, renowned transplant surgeon Dr. Clive O. Callender is hosting a free

26Aug/16

FDA Calls for Zika Testing of All Blood Donations – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
FDA Calls for Zika Testing of All Blood Donations
Wall Street Journal
WASHINGTON—The Food and Drug Administration is calling for Zika testing of all donated blood and blood products nationwide as a preventive measure to help stem the spread of the virus. “There is still much uncertainty regarding the nature and extent
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26Aug/16

Record collection at IMH blood donation camp – Khaleej Times – Khaleej Times

Khaleej TimesRecord collection at IMH blood donation camp – Khaleej TimesKhaleej TimesInternational Modern Hospital (IMH) successfully organised blood donation camp on August 17, 2016 in its premises. The event, was a pl…Blood donation camp organised…

26Aug/16

Every blood donation should be screened for Zika virus – New York Daily News


New York Daily News
Every blood donation should be screened for Zika virus
New York Daily News
WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration wants all U.S. blood centers to start screening for Zika, a major expansion intended to protect the nation’s blood supply from the mosquito-borne virus. Friday’s advisory means all U.S. states and
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FDA wants blood donations tested for Zika viruswwlp.com
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