Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Together in Diversity: A message from CEO Curt Bailey To Bloodworks Staff

Unfolding events over the past week triggered by the senseless death of George Floyd and others before have shaken us deeply and tear the fabric of

June 3, 2020 1:45pm

 

13 Common Blood Donation Myths—Debunked

Not sure whether you’re eligible to give blood? You’re not alone.

February 4, 2020 5:02am

 

Which Blood Donation is Your Favorite Halloween Candy?

M&Ms

Giving the gift of life through a blood donation is sweet, just like your favorite Halloween candy. Now, with this just-for-fun Halloween candy guide to blood donations, you can satisfy both your indulgent and altruistic sides.

October 22, 2019 10:40pm

 

Cancer Never Kept Her from Smiling

Layla beat cancer

Five-year-old Layla kicked cancer at age five. After six rounds of chemotherapy, she knows exactly where your blood donations go.

October 5, 2019 12:24am

 

COVID-19, Bloodworks, and you: Is blood type a risk factor for COVID-19?

Image of COVID-19 virus under a microscope surrounded by ABO blood types

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the landscape of everyday life for us all. The enormous burden faced by our medical, social, and economic systems has been

July 15, 2020 2:01pm

 

COVID-19, Bloodworks, and you: What is convalescent plasma?

Can plasma from a COVID-19 survivor help someone currently battling the disease? History says it’s possible, and Bloodworks is at the forefront of the work to

June 18, 2020 2:48pm

 

Opt in to Facebook's Blood Donation Tool

Do you depend on Facebook for event notifications, to stay in touch with friends from school, or to look at photos of your grandkids? You’re not

June 11, 2020 11:05am

 

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