Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Julius Wolfe: Seventh-Grade Survivor

Like most people when they get the news, seventh grader Julius Wolfe didn’t see his February 2021 diagnosis of Acute Myleoid Leukemia coming. Nor did heRead more →

“A Matter of Life & Death” – Dr. Jorge Reyes & Dr. Saman Arbabi (S2 E22)

We throw around the expression, “It’s a matter of life and death,” so frequently that the words can lose their impact. However, when you talk toRead more →

Briar Gard: Tiny Girl, Big Fight

“We began to see blood transfusions as her elixir of life – Something that’s necessary for her health and strength.“ -Kiley & Scott Gard, blood donorsRead more →

Dr. Charles Drew – “More Than a Hollywood Ending” (S2 E21)

Dr. Charles Drew is known as the Father of Blood Banking.  He’s credited with saving thousands of lives during World War II after coming up withRead more →