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,
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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.
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5 (Great) Reasons to Give Blood This Summer

Chances are, giving blood is somewhere on your to-do list. But let's face it: the summer months get busy (and it's so beautiful outside!). If you--like most of us--could use an extra nudge to roll up your sleeve, check out these five donor incentives available now.
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Bloodworks First Person: “I dream about curing hemophilia and owning a coffee shop in the Caribbean”

Welcome to Bloodworks First Person, a series profiling Bloodworks Northwest employees, volunteers and donors. Dr. Rebecca Kruse-Jarre is the medical director of Bloodworks’ Washington Center for Bleeding Disorders which helps patients with hemophilia and Von Willebrand disease be healthy and independent.
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