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
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13 Common Blood Donation Myths—Debunked

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

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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Layla beat cancer

Cancer Never Kept Her from Smiling

Five-year-old Layla kicked cancer at age five. After six rounds of chemotherapy, she knows exactly where your blood donations go.
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Image of COVID-19 virus under a microscope surrounded by ABO blood types

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

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
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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
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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
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