When cord blood is donated, it can help save a patient’s life. Nadia is alive today because of a cord blood stem cell transplant. Learn more at [ Givelifetwice.ca Link ].
Dr. Heather Hume knows all about the challenges of transfusion in the developing world. A professor at the University of Montreal and former executive medical director for Canadian Blood Services, she works six months every year as a pediatric hematologist at the Mulago National Referral Hospital in Uganda. Find out more in this week's post on RED, our research, education and discovery blog. [...
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Rotary Gives Back! Thank you to the multiple Rotary clubs who came together to #GiveLife by donating blood in Windsor.
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02/23/2017 at 15:55. Facebook
Our friends at @KW4Rent raised $1,080 in support of Canadian Blood Services’ fundraising efforts. Do you have a creative idea for a fundraiser? Create your own event page here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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02/22/2017 at 17:15. Facebook
On Friday Feb.17, the South Crosby Public School in Gananoque adopted a blood donor clinic in honour of Parker Simpson. Parker was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin's T Cell Lymphoma in late January 2016, and recently lost his battle with the disease.

Parker’s community and school worked to organize the clinic, and supported it by recruiting 20 people to donate in Parker's name. Local MPP Steve...
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02/22/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Thank you to Karla in Saint John, NB, for making her 68th donation in response to the need for donors following last week’s winter storms.
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02/21/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
As donors across the country contended with severe weather conditions last week, Derrick Fry marked his 200th milestone donation in Vancouver. An exceptional achievement when every donation counts.
As one family decides to #GiveLifeTwice, another family gains hope for the future. Help patients like Aaryan, donate cord blood. Learn more at [ Givelifetwice.ca Link ].
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02/20/2017 at 14:01. Facebook
It’s business as usual at Canadian Blood Services! Find open clinics near you at [ Blood.ca Link ], and book an appointment to #GiveLife.
Kelly is here today because of blood donors. You can Give Life to someone like Kelly too! Sign up now at [ Bit.ly Link ]
Canadian Blood Services supports world-class, mission-driven innovation through its researchers and collaborative networks. Exploratory and applied studies uncover new information to develop best practices in transfusion and transplantation medicine.

Learn more about our research matters in this week's post on RED, our research, education and discovery blog. [ Ow.ly Link ]

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Ankita Gill, from Canadian Blood Services’ Cord Blood Bank, explains what happens after cord blood is donated. #GiveLifeTwice
Recent snowfalls and icy conditions across Canada have wiped out the opportunity to collect close to 2,000 blood donations in the past few days alone.

We’re asking donors and potential donors who can safely get to a clinic to book an appointment at [ Blood.ca Link ] as soon as possible to help replenish blood supplies.
We’re asking donors and potential donors who can safely get to a clinic to book an appointment as soon as possible to help replenish blood supplies.

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When you give life, you give back all the moments that come with it. Moments like scoring your first goal.

Please book your next appointment to #GiveLife at [ Blood.ca Link ]
Are yOu an O negative dOnOr? COme Out Of the cOld and intO a warm clinic. Please bOOk asap! [ BlOOd.ca Link ]
Donating cord blood is easy and free. Learn more at [ Givelifetwice.ca Link ]. #GiveLifeTwice

You have the power to #GiveLifeTwice.

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A special Valentine’s Day note from Nicholas, to spread the #donorlove for our generous financial supporters.
As donors in many areas contend with poor weather, it’s important for donors elsewhere to make and keep their appointments. Please book now at [ Blood.ca Link ]
Heather MacDonnell donated her baby's cord blood. For her, to #GiveLifeTwice is potentially creating two miracles. Learn more at [ Givelifetwice.ca Link ].