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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood banmove toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood ban
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 3 minutes ago
move toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the blood supply for those individuals who need blood transfusion," Marks said in the statement. "Because this process must be data-driven, the timeframe for future changes... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood banmove toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood ban
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 minutes ago
move toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the blood supply for those individuals who need blood transfusion," Marks said in the statement. "Because this process must be data-driven, the timeframe for future changes... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood banmove toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood ban
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 minutes ago
move toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the blood supply for those individuals who need blood transfusion," Marks said in the statement. "Because this process must be data-driven, the timeframe for future changes... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood banmove toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood ban
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 minutes ago
move toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the blood supply for those individuals who need blood transfusion," Marks said in the statement. "Because this process must be data-driven, the timeframe for future changes... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood banmove toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the
FDA to re-evaluate controversial gay blood ban
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 13 minutes ago
move toward more individual risk assessment while maintaining the safety of the blood supply for those individuals who need blood transfusion," Marks said in the statement. "Because this process must be data-driven, the timeframe for future changes... Read more
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dna
World Hepatitis Day: All you need to know about the viruses, its symptoms and preventionchronic liver infection that can later develop into cirrhosis of the liver or l
World Hepatitis Day: All you need to know about the viruses, its symptoms and prevention
dna / Posted 4 hours ago
chronic liver infection that can later develop into cirrhosis of the liver or liver cancer. Prevention: Vaccination, Safe blood transfusion, safe sex.Hepatitis C (HCV) Hepatitis C virus leads to this kind of illness. Hepatitis C causes acute and... Read more
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dna
Hepatitis B virus can also be sexually transmittedat our OPD on a weekly basis. It is more infectious and is transmitted sexually
Hepatitis B virus can also be sexually transmitted
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
at our OPD on a weekly basis. It is more infectious and is transmitted sexually. Hepatitis C is mostly transmitted through blood transfusion if the patient is given infected blood," said Dr Avinash Supe, dean of KEM hospital and director of medical... Read more
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dna
This man is battling both HIV and Hepatitisfrom mild illness to serious lifelong condition Most common modes of infection
This man is battling both HIV and Hepatitis
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
from mild illness to serious lifelong condition Most common modes of infection are through unsafe injection practices & blood transfusion Significant number of those who are chronically infected will develop liver cirrhosis or liver... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
If the govt. acts now, India can eliminate hepatitis B by 2080: expertspronged strategy— to treat people affected with HBV free of cost; vaccinate new
If the govt. acts now, India can eliminate hepatitis B by 2080: experts
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
pronged strategy— to treat people affected with HBV free of cost; vaccinate newborns and adults; screen people who received blood transfusion or surgery before 2001. “Our average age is around 65 years, so we need to treat free of cost those who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Blood Donation Awareness Neededhealth care units to have enough blood that can cater for the many cases of acc
More Blood Donation Awareness Needed
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
health care units to have enough blood that can cater for the many cases of accidents and other illnesses that call for blood transfusion. Over the years, there have been timid public announcements calling on those physically fit to go to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Best Benefit in Blood Donation Is SatisfactionWhat is the situation of blood donation in the country? Before talking about b
The Best Benefit in Blood Donation Is Satisfaction
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
What is the situation of blood donation in the country? Before talking about blood donation, it is important to start with blood transfusion which is the main process in blood donation. There is a law that talks about the dos and don'ts when it... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Blood Transfusion Programme Challengedare quite disturbing. The document justifying the creation, organisation and fu
National Blood Transfusion Programme Challenged
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
are quite disturbing. The document justifying the creation, organisation and functioning of the National Blood Transfusion Programme in Cameroon states inter alia that over 400,000 sachets of blood are needed every year for the... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
FDA reconsiders gay blood banthousands of people caught HIV that way. By the end of 2001, more than 14,000 p
FDA reconsiders gay blood ban
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
thousands of people caught HIV that way. By the end of 2001, more than 14,000 people became infected with HIV through blood transfusions, many of them children. Experts estimate that the risk of being infected with HIV if you get a... Read more
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NBC News
FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Banthousands of people caught HIV that way. By the end of 2001, more than 14,000 p
FDA Reconsiders Gay Blood Ban
NBC News / Posted yesterday
thousands of people caught HIV that way. By the end of 2001, more than 14,000 people became infected with HIV through blood transfusions, many of them children. Experts estimate that the risk of being infected with HIV if you get a... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why are women always encouraged to have vaginal births?experience important complications of vaginal birth. These include an 8 per ce
Why are women always encouraged to have vaginal births?
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
experience important complications of vaginal birth. These include an 8 per cent postpartum haemorrhage rate, 1 per cent blood transfusion rate, and a 5-6 per cent third-degree tear rate (40 per cent suffer some degree of tearing). One in six... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Children Exposed To Hepatitis C May Be Missing Out On Treatmentin the U.S. and a leading cause of liver failure and cancer. Injection drug use
Children Exposed To Hepatitis C May Be Missing Out On Treatment
KPBS San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
in the U.S. and a leading cause of liver failure and cancer. Injection drug use is a common risk factor, as is receiving a blood transfusion before 1992. But some of the teens Wen sees picked up the illness another way: at birth, from their... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Doctors targeting cancerous tumors with real-time technologydiagnosis. He had stage four liver cancer. His doctor put him on chemotherapy r
Doctors targeting cancerous tumors with real-time technology
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
diagnosis. He had stage four liver cancer. His doctor put him on chemotherapy right away. "Every two weeks, I needed a blood transfusion, so it felt like this isn't working," Freeman said. His doctor wanted to try a different type of... Read more
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asianage
182 people in Maharashtra got hiv through transfusion of blood: MinisterHIV (Representational image) As many as 182 people have been infected by HIV d
182 people in Maharashtra got hiv through transfusion of blood: Minister
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
HIV (Representational image) As many as 182 people have been infected by HIV during blood transfusion in the last one and a half years, the Legislative Council was informed on Monday even as the government clarified that the figures were based on... Read more
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asianage
182 people in Maharashtra got hiv through transfusion of blood MinisterHIV (Representational image) As many as 182 people have been infected by HIV d
182 people in Maharashtra got hiv through transfusion of blood Minister
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
HIV (Representational image) As many as 182 people have been infected by HIV during blood transfusion in the last one and a half years, the Legislative Council was informed on Monday even as the government clarified that the figures were based on... Read more
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FOX News
Hospitals aim to improve blood donor matchingcan be safely performed with routine matching to test for just the main blood t
Hospitals aim to improve blood donor matching
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
can be safely performed with routine matching to test for just the main blood types. But people who have had one blood transfusion and then need another may want to discuss with their doctor whether to have more sophisticated blood... Read more
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Salon.com
The show goes on for cancer-stricken Sharon Joneslast fall. She has continued to perform, but she’s currently on debilitating pa
The show goes on for cancer-stricken Sharon Jones
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
last fall. She has continued to perform, but she’s currently on debilitating pain medication and recently underwent a blood transfusion. On a recent off-day during her tour with the Dap-Kings opening for Hall & Oates, an exhausted Jones laid... Read more
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The Seattle Times
The show goes on for cancer-stricken Sharon Joneslast fall. She has continued to perform, but she’s currently on debilitating pa
The show goes on for cancer-stricken Sharon Jones
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
last fall. She has continued to perform, but she’s currently on debilitating pain medication and recently underwent a blood transfusion. On a recent off-day during her tour with the Dap-Kings opening for Hall & Oates, an exhausted Jones laid... Read more
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Wired News
Blu R1 HDmeasly gig of RAM. For 10 bucks more, you can double both of those. Unless you’
Blu R1 HD
Wired News / Posted 3 days ago
measly gig of RAM. For 10 bucks more, you can double both of those. Unless you’re a Hamilton away from affording a critical blood transfusion, it’s worth stepping up. Buying it with no ads at all will cost you $100 or $110, respectively. We might... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Recombinant antigens and antibodies for the Zika virustransmitted by infected Aedes species mosquitos (A. aegypti and A. albopictus).
Recombinant antigens and antibodies for the Zika virus
News-Medical-Net / Posted 3 days ago
transmitted by infected Aedes species mosquitos (A. aegypti and A. albopictus). Recently spread of the virus through blood transfusion and sexual contact has also been reported. Consequently there is an urgent medical need for rapid ZIKV... Read more
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asianage
AAP MLAs: Committed to public service without salaries, perksthe patients if they are unable to find a bed, get proper care at the hospitals
AAP MLAs: Committed to public service without salaries, perks
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
the patients if they are unable to find a bed, get proper care at the hospitals or face problems in getting ultrasound or blood transfusion done. We are doing public service without getting any perks or benefits for it,” Mr Bajpai said. His... Read more
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asianage
AAP MLAs Committed to public service without salaries, perksthe patients if they are unable to find a bed, get proper care at the hospitals
AAP MLAs Committed to public service without salaries, perks
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
the patients if they are unable to find a bed, get proper care at the hospitals or face problems in getting ultrasound or blood transfusion done. We are doing public service without getting any perks or benefits for it,” Mr Bajpai said. His... Read more
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asianage
Contamination dogs India's blood supplyEvery month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to a hospital, praying
Contamination dogs India's blood supply
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
Every month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to a hospital, praying the blood transfusion the youngster needs to keep her alive will not make her sicker. But Mishra’s fears were realised last month when seven-year-old Aarushi, who was... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Village chief Rose hailed for selfless blood donationas a pre-school teacher, first became aware of the importance of blood in savin
Village chief Rose hailed for selfless blood donation
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 days ago
as a pre-school teacher, first became aware of the importance of blood in saving lives when she visited the sick in need of blood transfusion at the hospital. She first donated blood in 1994 at the Blood Bank at the old hospital at Pulau Melayu,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the towns, July 24, 2016place to start. Stella was hospitalized shortly after birth due to excess bili
Around the towns, July 24, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
place to start. Stella was hospitalized shortly after birth due to excess bilirubin in her blood, needing an immediate blood transfusion. “She’s now five years old, starting Riverside West in the fall and doing great. She still is waiting to... Read more
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Horse and Hound
Foal saved by blood transfusion from fellow patientA days-old foal has made a full recovery after she was given a life-saving bloo
Foal saved by blood transfusion from fellow patient
Horse and Hound / Posted 4 days ago
A days-old foal has made a full recovery after she was given a life-saving blood transfusion by a horse already at a vet surgery for a bone scan. Legend (pictured, below), a 16.3hh Danish warmblood owned by Allison Blake, was at Arundel Equine... Read more
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ABC News
7 Things to Know Before You Donate Bloodthe latest information on whether or not you’re good to give. There have been n
7 Things to Know Before You Donate Blood
ABC News / Posted 5 days ago
the latest information on whether or not you’re good to give. There have been no reported cases of Zika transmission via blood transfusion so far, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), but there’s a strong possibility... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
How contamination and shortages plague India's blood supplyNew Delhi: Every month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to a hospit
How contamination and shortages plague India's blood supply
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
New Delhi: Every month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to a hospital, praying the blood transfusion, the youngster needs to keep her alive, will not make her sicker. But Mishra's fears were realised last month, when seven-year-old... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Red Cross Issues Urgent Plea for Blood Donationsas quickly as it's being donated. "Linty-seven percent of us will either know
Red Cross Issues Urgent Plea for Blood Donations
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
as quickly as it's being donated. "Linty-seven percent of us will either know someone or be the person that needs a blood transfusion. the numbers are just really, really high, and so we need to have blood on the shelves when someone finds... Read more
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The Scientist
Zika Virus Recombinant Antigens & Antibodiestransmitted by infected Aedes species mosquitos (A. aegypti and A. albopictus).
Zika Virus Recombinant Antigens & Antibodies
The Scientist / Posted 5 days ago
transmitted by infected Aedes species mosquitos (A. aegypti and A. albopictus). Recently spread of the virus through blood transfusion and sexual contact has also been reported. Consequently there is an urgent medical need for rapid ZIKV... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Accumen CEO sees Ann Arbor-based Chi Solutions adding to efficienciessaid. Chi formerly has clients like St. John Providence Health System and Detr
Accumen CEO sees Ann Arbor-based Chi Solutions adding to efficiencies
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 5 days ago
said. Chi formerly has clients like St. John Providence Health System and Detroit Medical Center to help them with patient blood transfusion management systems. Accumen how has about 125 employees and is expected to add another 40 workers this... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
East End Ticks Can Bring A Host Of Different Diseasesis found in 50 percent of Lyme sufferers, and can be transmitted from mother to
East End Ticks Can Bring A Host Of Different Diseases
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 5 days ago
is found in 50 percent of Lyme sufferers, and can be transmitted from mother to unborn child, or through a contaminated blood transfusion. Unfortunately, most blood banks do not screen for Babesia. Since the late 1980s, the disease has spread... Read more
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The Ham&High Network
Government ‘betrayal’ of NHS blood disaster victims: ‘£18,500 for giving me Aids is an insult’to blood products infected with the killer viruses. Others who did not have ha
Government ‘betrayal’ of NHS blood disaster victims: ‘£18,500 for giving me Aids is an insult’
The Ham&High Network / Posted 6 days ago
to blood products infected with the killer viruses. Others who did not have haemophilia were infected through routine blood transfusions. Mr Cameron said the new system of payments was “much fairer and more comprehensive”. In his speech he... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
PKS embarks on statewide blood driveto register a record number of blood donors for the sake of the 1,700 thalassae
PKS embarks on statewide blood drive
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
to register a record number of blood donors for the sake of the 1,700 thalassaemia patients statewide who need monthly blood transfusions. This is in view of Sabah also having the largest number of thalassaemia major patients in Malaysia.... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Elton John says youth can find end to HIVan Aids activist through the Elton John Aids Foundation, said US teenager Ryan
Elton John says youth can find end to HIV
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
an Aids activist through the Elton John Aids Foundation, said US teenager Ryan White, who got infected through a blood transfusion, turned him into an activist. "When I attended his funeral I was a drug addict and an alcoholic. Six... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Mother calling for Biliblanket donationsThe remainder of his feeding was done through a nose tube. "His bilirubin leve
Mother calling for Biliblanket donations
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
The remainder of his feeding was done through a nose tube. "His bilirubin levels were at 410 and at 430 you need a blood transfusion, so he was actually prepped for a blood transfusion," Ms Clark said. "He was in the isolette having... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Baby born so her tiny mum's engagement ring fit around her ARMleft hospital when she was 12 weeks old and weighed 4lb 9oz During her time in
Baby born so her tiny mum's engagement ring fit around her ARM
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
left hospital when she was 12 weeks old and weighed 4lb 9oz During her time in hospital she had to have a number of blood transfusions and now that she has made a remarkable recovery Tiffany is organising a sponsored walk to raise money for... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
‘An insult’ - Norfolk victims of the contaminated blood scandal react to new compensation paymentsstage two hepatitis C and needs another liver transplant – but he will not be g
‘An insult’ - Norfolk victims of the contaminated blood scandal react to new compensation payments
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
stage two hepatitis C and needs another liver transplant – but he will not be getting any more money. Michelle Tolley had blood transfusions twice when she was pregnant in the 1980s and early 1990s. Six months ago was she diagnosed with Hep C.... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Contamination and shortages dog India's blood supplyNEW DELHI - Every month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to an Indi
Contamination and shortages dog India's blood supply
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
NEW DELHI - Every month, Seema Mishra and her daughter make the trip to an Indian hospital, praying the blood transfusion the youngster needs to keep her alive will not make her sicker. Experts say blood is not always properly screened and there is... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Echo Park man struck with West Nile virus is first in LA County, sparking warningsof an infected mosquito. Infection occurs between mosquitoes and birds. In rare
Echo Park man struck with West Nile virus is first in LA County, sparking warnings
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
of an infected mosquito. Infection occurs between mosquitoes and birds. In rare cases, a person can be become ill through a blood transfusion. Most people infected with the virus do not become seriously ill, but some experience flu-like symptoms... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Biotech Company Donates Blood Sterilization Tech to Riowhich is the designated blood bank for the Games, wanted to assure Olympic athl
Biotech Company Donates Blood Sterilization Tech to Rio
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
which is the designated blood bank for the Games, wanted to assure Olympic athletes that they won't get Zika from a blood transfusion in Rio. But bureaucracy and funding held up the purchase of the necessary technology, Greenman said. "What... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Metro Health confirms new Zika case in Bexar Countyto her baby during pregnancy or around the time of birth. In rare cases, it can
Metro Health confirms new Zika case in Bexar County
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 7 days ago
to her baby during pregnancy or around the time of birth. In rare cases, it can be transmitted through sexual activity or blood transfusion. For people who get sick, the illness is usually mild. For this reason, many people might not realize they... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Culver City Man, Daughter Vacationing in Nice, France Injured During AttackKruntzman recalled from his hospital bed. “Just zigzagging in and out of the s
Culver City Man, Daughter Vacationing in Nice, France Injured During Attack
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 7 days ago
Kruntzman recalled from his hospital bed. “Just zigzagging in and out of the streets.” A five-hour surgery and a blood transfusion followed. He is recovering and waiting to return home, but he continues to think about the man who helped... Read more
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walesonline
This little girl couldn't be cuddled for 17 daysher mother’s engagement ring fit around her arm, up to her shoulder. Alice had
This little girl couldn't be cuddled for 17 days
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
her mother’s engagement ring fit around her arm, up to her shoulder. Alice had blood poisoning and had to have a number of blood transfusions “When she was born I didn’t get to hold her,” 27-year-old Tiffany explained. “They stabilised her on the... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Scots mum launches global appeal for bone marrow donor to save her toddler's lifedaughter's life." Ava has a condition called inherited bone marrow failure and
Scots mum launches global appeal for bone marrow donor to save her toddler's life
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
daughter's life." Ava has a condition called inherited bone marrow failure and needs weekly platelet transfusions and two blood transfusions a month - both from donors - while she awaits a transplant Marie, a customer service adviser from... Read more
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heraldscotland
Scots mum launches global appeal for bone marrow donor to save her toddler's lifedaughter's life." Ava has a condition called inherited bone marrow failure and
Scots mum launches global appeal for bone marrow donor to save her toddler's life
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
daughter's life." Ava has a condition called inherited bone marrow failure and needs weekly platelet transfusions and two blood transfusions a month - both from donors - while she awaits a transplant Marie, a customer service adviser from... Read more
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