Tag Archives: blood donation
Landon J. Getz provides an update on Canadian Blood Services’ progress in updating outmoded policies on gay blood donation.
Landon J. Getz reflects on the current sexual abstention period within Canada for blood donations by men who have sex with men.
Kat Lanteigne argues that there are no good reasons for Canadians to be in the business of buying and selling blood.
Jason Behrmann argues that the revised policy on blood donations for men-who-have-sex-with-men is better than the previous lifetime ban, but nonetheless remains discriminatory.
Monika Dutt counsels Health Canada against changing its policy, and allowing payment to donors for blood or plasma.