Blog of Bloodworks Northwest



Our Local Blood Shortage: It’s Only a Matter of Time

Blood centers in our region and across the country are pleading for our help.  The critically low blood supply in the U.S. is now forcing healthcareRead more →

How does stomach cancer spread? It’s in the blood.

Cancer is a scary word. At its core, it’s a coup: almost any cell in the body can mutate or become damaged, start to grow uncontrollably,Read more →

Bloodworks Cord Blood Donation Program: a year in review

This past year has been filled with many obstacles – including another year of Covid-19, record-breaking staff shortages, and supply chain issues. Yet, despite all theseRead more →

Respecting each donation with Bloodworks’ Remnant Program

It’s every dedicated blood donor’s worst nightmare: you’ve just given a pint from your own veins and, for some unforeseen reason, it can’t be transfused. MaybeRead more →