For International Brother's Day, we couldn't think of a better set of siblings to feature than John and Scott. They've got a standing appointment to donate plasma together every two weeks and their generosity has saved countless lives. Book a date with a mate [ Don8blood.com Link ]
For International Brothers Day we couldnt think of a better set of
Laura Elliott
Vicki Brady
Debbie Brown Meier
The power of humanity is in full effect as these people line up to donate blood and save lives in the aftermath of the Manchester bombings. Our thoughts go out to all those affected by this tragedy, and we applaud both the community and NHS Blood Donation for their swift and effective response.
Benjamin Bartlett
Michael Barlow
Selwyn Leonard Bore
Line up, Gentlemen! Australia needs more male blood donors. Although donors of all ages and genders provide a valuable contribution, men aged under 40 are under-represented in the blood donor panel in Australia.

A recent study by our Research & Development team highlighted that starting conversations about blood donation, and supporting friends & family to make the decision to be a donor was...
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Line up Gentlemen Australia needs more male blood donors Although donors of
Kellie Vanderzee
Jackson Diamond
James Borg
Sarah received 16 units of blood after complications arising from giving birth to her baby girl caused her to lose 7 litres of blood. "I CONSTANTLY remind my friends and family that they only have me alive today because of donors and the gift of life. I was a donor prior to receiving blood but now it certainly means so much more to me," Sarah said. "My husband is Navy so my daughter and I fly...
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Sarah received 16 units of blood after complications arising from giving birth
Lauren Esparon
Johno Nicholls
Michael V Mitchell
RN Jan and Acting Executive Director of Toowoomba Hospital, Shirley-Anne rolled up their sleeves as part of the 2017 Red25 Health Services Blood Challenge. Last year, people from hospitals and other health organisations across Australia made a total of 3287 blood donations in the inaugural Red25 Health Services Blood Challenge. If you'd like to join the lifesaving team, make an appointment...
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RN Jan and Acting Executive Director of Toowoomba Hospital ShirleyAnne rolled up
Alice Victoria
Billy Hedges
Brian R Potts
Bet you didn't know how much your lungs have to do with making your blood!
Bet you didn't know how much your lungs have to do with making your blood

An Unexpected New Lung Function Has Been Found - They Make Blood

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Heather Brooks
Narayana Coppolaro
Gary Shaw
See the world’s southern-most male Giant Panda giving blood in Adelaide. Wang Wang’s stillness throughout the routine procedure (which contributes to research & vital breeding programs), all for a few carrots and apples, is pretty impressive. Follow Wang Wang's lead, donate blood [ Don8blood.com Link ]
Alice Ho
Hayley Lincoln
Robyn Grant
After 63 years of donating, Ian recently made his 469th(!) and final plasma donation. Having saved countless lives with his donations, Ian will be dearly missed. Help us fill the gap left by this phenomenal man, make an appointment to donate blood [ Don8blood.com Link ]
After 63 years of donating Ian recently made his 469th and final
Liam Dolbey
Heather Louise Mills
Stephanie Playford
Carolyn's 4 year-old son Locke had open-heart surgery in March, to repair a hole in his heart. In the weeks before, Carolyn and her husband donated blood, after being lapsed donors for about 5 years. "I took my son with me and I think seeing me 'be brave' helped him be brave during his blood tests in hospital," said Carolyn. "What really touched me was that several of our friends gave blood,...
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Carolyns 4 yearold son Locke had openheart surgery in March to repair
Michael Doyle
Kellie Simpson
Alana Troy
Are you blood type O? Patients need your help this week. Call 13 14 95 or visit [ Don8blood.com Link ] to make an appointment.
Are you blood type O Patients need your help this week Call
Alan Johnson
Helen Williams
Karlee Schmitz
It's National Volunteer Week, so we'd like to take this opportunity to thank all the volunteers who help us keep the blood pumping, the wheels rolling, and the milkshakes tasty. Robyn volunteers regularly at the Melbourne CBD Blood Donor Centre, where she helps donors relax with a drink & snack after donating.

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Its National Volunteer Week so wed like to take this opportunity to
Michele Blommestein
Karin Lederer
Bek Allen
Not content with just saving lives at their day jobs, this group from Kingscliff Fire Brigade have been setting the Mobile Blood Donor Centre at Kingscliff Beach Bowls Club alight with their Red25 donations. Do you have what it takes to be a lifesaver? Make an appointment now [ Don8blood.com Link ]
Not content with just saving lives at their day jobs this group
Jacqueline Ash
Maureen Smith
Gary Shaw
Three-year-old Adelaide twins (L-R) Kendall and Aubree can continue to play together thanks to the 25 strangers who donated blood and platelets, helping Kendall recover from leukaemia. Kendall underwent eight months of intensive chemotherapy, requiring about three litres of blood and plasma to ensure she could receive her life saving treatment. She is now in remission. Make an appointment to...
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Threeyearold Adelaide twins LR Kendall and Aubree can continue to play together
Sue Tanzer
Kim Flintoff
Bindy Barker
You can still donate blood if you've had a flu shot! Winter is coming, help Australian patients, make an appointment today [ Don8blood.com Link ]
You can still donate blood if youve had a flu shot Winter
Hilary Persephone Morgendorffer
Kirsten Kearney
Nat Bowser
"Sue gave her first blood donation when she was just 18 and last month she made her 400th life-saving donation at Toowoomba Blood Donor Centre.

"I’ve been blessed with very good health throughout my life, and so when I was told I could donate plasma more often, I thought – why not?" said Sue. Why not indeed? Ask us about donating plasma at your next appointment [ Don8blood.com Link ]
Sue gave her first blood donation when she was just 18 and
Mick Egerton
Marie Taylor
Linda Dewbery
Paul is a regular fixture at Port Adelaide Blood Donor Centre. He lights up the donor floor with his enthusiasm and is a big part of our local blood donation family, according to donor centre manager Jayne. β€œPaul is a great example of how blood donation can be a fun and sociable community service that brings people together while saving lives,” she says. Paul has made more than 100 blood and...
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Paul is a regular fixture at Port Adelaide Blood Donor Centre He
Francine Chowis
Clair Rhodes
Jackie Bromfield
Give blood this Anzac Day and save lives like Mapalo's [ Don8blood.com Link ]
Give blood this Anzac Day and save lives like Mapalo's
Karen Mulveney
Theodora Michalopoulos
Jasmine Holmes
You might remember Plasma recipient Eva from an earlier post this year. Last month Eva and her family were special guests for a tour of our Perth Proccessing Centre. Our team were very excited to show them around and even made Eva and her brother Ryan custom length lab coats with name tags! Learn more about how your plasma donation could help someone like Eva: [ Don8blood.com Link ]
You might remember Plasma recipient Eva from an earlier post this year
GlenandKellie Renton
Gregory Webb
Richard Busuttil
Kimberley is Western Australia's Red25 Coordinator of the Year. On her motivation to help her Bankwest colleagues donate blood, Kimberley said, "Giving blood is a very personal way of helping the community and something I feel very passionate about." If you're passionate about saving lives, donate blood [ Don8blood.com Link ]
Kimberley is Western Australias Red25 Coordinator of the Year On her motivation
Myra Giardini
Gary Shaw
Freddie Hendriksen
This incredible team don't just look the part, they are bona fide lifesavers. This Red 25 Group are doing it for 4 year-old Ollie who is currently undergoing chemotherapy for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia. Ollie says all his donors are "Super Heroes". Be a super hero for someone like Ollie, make an appointment today [ Don8blood.com Link ]
This incredible team dont just look the part they are bona fide
Clare Keogh
Selina Jones
Candida Bezaud