Blog of Bloodworks Northwest

13 Common Blood Donation Myths—Debunked

Not sure whether you’re eligible to give blood? You’re not alone. Sure, there are some basic qualifications to donate—typically you’ll need to be at least 18,

February 4, 2020 5:02am


Which Blood Donation is Your Favorite Halloween Candy?


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


“I Love You Momma:” Gracie Lindal, Her Family, and Her Legacy of Love

Gracie Lindal was the answer to her parents’ prayers – a bright, bubbly girl who loved music and snuggling with her beloved stuffed Ducky. She was 8 years old when she was diagnosed with ITP, a platelet-destroying disease that caused a brain bleed that took her life in December 2011.

May 17, 2019 8:15pm


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