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Daily Mirror
Mum who had five surrogate children marries with all the 'babies' by her sidethis year. Ria said: “While she was a healthy 8lbs 8oz, I retained my placenta,
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 hours ago
this year. Ria said: “While she was a healthy 8lbs 8oz, I retained my placenta, leaving me in intensive care and needing a blood transfusion. The surgeon said I was lucky not to lose my womb and need a full hysterectomy.” Under UK law Ria isn’t... Read more
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BC Local News
Red Deer’s Canadian Blood Services saves livesinternally bleeding and her organs were shutting down." She was later hooked u
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
internally bleeding and her organs were shutting down." She was later hooked up to an IV and started receiving her first blood transfusion. She also later began receiving her first platelet transfusion, along with her first IVIG transfusion to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The philanthropic photographerAnimal Hospital. It was brought about by the death of my own dog. It suffered f
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Animal Hospital. It was brought about by the death of my own dog. It suffered from a blood parasite and required blood transfusion. It was very difficult to find blood for my dog. So I wanted to raise awareness on canine blood donation... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Two Derbyshire mums who tragically lost their babies help other bereaved families25-and-a-half weeks. The hotel boss was also in an induced coma for two days a
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
25-and-a-half weeks. The hotel boss was also in an induced coma for two days after haemorrhaging and had to have a full blood transfusion. She said: “Mac sadly passed on my other little boy’s birthday, Jax, on October 3, who was turning four.... Read more
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Mashable
Medical delivery drones are coming to Switzerlandat the stations — all while communicating with users via an app. Here's how it
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
at the stations — all while communicating with users via an app. Here's how it works. Say a patient needs to receive a blood transfusion immediately, but an on-site test isn't able to determine his or her blood type. Ordinarily, according to... Read more
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FOX News
What is hepatitis?infection is spread mostly through contact with an infected person’s blood. A p
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
infection is spread mostly through contact with an infected person’s blood. A person may receive the infection through a blood transfusion, contaminated medical equipment or injected drug use. Less often, a person can contract hepatitis C... Read more
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FOX News
What is hepatitis?infection is spread mostly through contact with an infected person’s blood. A p
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
infection is spread mostly through contact with an infected person’s blood. A person may receive the infection through a blood transfusion, contaminated medical equipment or injected drug use. Less often, a person can contract hepatitis C... Read more
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dna
1,092 units of blood expired in banks this yearblood banks shows that over 1,092 units of blood bags expired between January a
dna / Posted 4 days ago
blood banks shows that over 1,092 units of blood bags expired between January and June this year. Data on the State Blood Transfusion Council (SBTC) website says that 17 blood banks in the city have wasted around 382.2 litres of blood in six... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The desperate family of a teen murdered two years ago have put up £10k of their own money as a rewardand said to him ‘don’t leave us Tom we all love you’. “They told us he was ble
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
and said to him ‘don’t leave us Tom we all love you’. “They told us he was bleeding from inside and his last chance was a blood transfusion. It was like a nightmare and we still wake up every morning thinking of him, there is no escape.” A... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
State continues its battle to keep Oscar behind bars; AfriForum takes on Grace Mugabe And #DataMustFall calls growappears in court after a video shows her allegedly throwing baby and a man who
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
appears in court after a video shows her allegedly throwing baby and a man who contracted a debilitating disease after a blood transfusion is seeking damages. Here is a selection of some top stories on News24: Is this the final stretch in the... Read more
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Spalding Today
Lincs & Notts Air Ambulance crew to deliver life-saving blood transfusionsis now carrying blood on board their Ambucopter, becoming one of only six UK ai
Spalding Today / Posted 4 days ago
is now carrying blood on board their Ambucopter, becoming one of only six UK air ambulance charities to offer on-site blood transfusion. This will significantly enhance the pre-hospital critical care that the crew can offer at the scene of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Sues Blood Transfusion Service After Allegedly Contracting Terminal DiseaseA 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS)
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for about R24m after he contracted a debilitating, terminal disease from tainted blood. The man, whose name is being withheld in the court documents, says he is already... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Durban man sues blood transfusion service after allegedly contracting terminal diseaseDurban - A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Servi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Durban - A 69-year-old Durban man is suing the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) for about R24m after he contracted a debilitating, terminal disease from tainted blood. The man, whose name is being withheld in the court documents, says he is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government Should Curb Blood ShortageO negative. According to an interview with this newspaper in July, Dr Dorothy K
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
O negative. According to an interview with this newspaper in July, Dr Dorothy Kyeyune-Byabazaire, the director of Uganda Blood Transfusion Services, tacitly said the government was not paying keen attention to this area. In the interview, she... Read more
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Market Watch
What retirees should do in wake of Equifax data breachwrong blood type can appear on the victim’s medical records causing the victim
Market Watch / Posted 5 days ago
wrong blood type can appear on the victim’s medical records causing the victim of identity theft to potentially receive a blood transfusion of the wrong blood type, for example,” Weisman said. “Retirees should carefully monitor their Explanation... Read more
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Daily Mail
Therapy could offer new hope for MS patientsbe kept in isolation as even a minor infection can be fatal. Finally, the stem
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
be kept in isolation as even a minor infection can be fatal. Finally, the stem cells are defrosted and reintroduced via a blood transfusion. These cells find their way through the circulation back into the bone marrow, where they reproduce and... Read more
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New Kerala
Groundbreaking Endovascular Clinical Trial Results Announced At VIVA 17 - newkerala news #272380for Perclose patients. During the hospital admission for the procedure, Perclos
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
for Perclose patients. During the hospital admission for the procedure, Perclose patients were 80% less likely to require a blood transfusion and 41% less likely to have an infection. In addition, the mortality rate at 30 days was 70% lower among... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Thalassemia patients demand free medicines, reservation in jobsand reservation for them in government jobs. Thalassemia is a genetic blood di
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
and reservation for them in government jobs. Thalassemia is a genetic blood disorder due to which patients have to undergo blood transfusion every two-three weeks. The Thalassemia Patients Advocacy Group, working under Thalassemics India, which is... Read more
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The Christian Post
'Telemed' Abortions Pose Health Riskslikelihood of subsequently experiencing an adverse medical event, such as an em
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
likelihood of subsequently experiencing an adverse medical event, such as an emergency-room visit, hospitalization, or a blood transfusion. Even though this study appears to be comprehensive, it has a number of shortcomings. For example, it is... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
BEWARE: Leptospirosis is only a rodent awayto reverse the effects of dehydration 3. anti-vomiting drug may be given if th
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
to reverse the effects of dehydration 3. anti-vomiting drug may be given if the dog is vomiting to keep the food down. 4. blood transfusion may be done if your dog has been severely hemorrhaging. 5. antibiotics will be given but this depends on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Kerala: Minor tests positive for HIV after blood transfusion, oppn demands actionA nine-year-old girl suffering from leukaemia has tested positive for HIV after
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
A nine-year-old girl suffering from leukaemia has tested positive for HIV after undergoing blood transfusion at the Regional Cancer Centre here in Kerala. The opposition on Friday demanded strong action against the erring RCC officials. Leader of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Nine-old cancer patient tested HIV+ after blood transfusionwas HIV positive, the police said. The girl’s father said in his complaint tha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
was HIV positive, the police said. The girl’s father said in his complaint that she contracted the dreaded disease after a blood transfusion, but the police said they were still investigating how she got infected. Meanwhile, health minister K K... Read more
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EuroNews
Romania screens transfusions after West Nile disease outbreakMedical experts in Romania are monitoring blood transfusions after six people d
EuroNews / Posted 10 days ago
Medical experts in Romania are monitoring blood transfusions after six people died and another 16 were infected with West Nile disease. The mosquito-borne virus eventually attacks the brain and can result in a serious infection called... Read more
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Variety
A24, DirecTV Buy Emma Thompson’s ‘The Children Act’ for U.S.when forced to rule in the case of whether a couple who are Jehovah’s Witnesses
Variety / Posted 11 days ago
when forced to rule in the case of whether a couple who are Jehovah’s Witnesses can be permitted to deny a life-saving blood transfusion to their leukemia-stricken 17-year-old son, played by Whitehead. Thompson’s character is married to her... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Emma Thompson Starrer 'The Children Act' Goes to A24/DirecTVand professional crises colliding when she is asked to rule in the case of a br
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
and professional crises colliding when she is asked to rule in the case of a brilliant 18-year-old boy who is refusing the blood transfusion that would save his life. McEwan adapted his own novel for the screen for director Richard Eyre and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Funeral held for Michigan mom who refused cancer treatment to save babyunit at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital. On Sunday night, the baby's blood press
Detroit Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
unit at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital. On Sunday night, the baby's blood pressure increased, Nelson said. She needed a blood transfusion and was supplied with additional oxygen. Since then, she has been stable and is doing well, Nelson... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
3D bone cells grown by scientists could 'transform the lives' of patientsaffordable, we will begin our first human trials around three years from now in
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 11 days ago
affordable, we will begin our first human trials around three years from now in the NHS along with the Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service and reconstructive and orthopaedic surgeons in Glasgow." The scientists used measurement... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Drug and Substance Abuse Hotline for Tshwaneour youth in the city," Mgobozi said in a statement. The Bluetooth method refe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
our youth in the city," Mgobozi said in a statement. The Bluetooth method refers to nyaope users sharing a high through blood transfusion after one of the two has used the drug. Msimanga said 23 NPOs which deal with drugs and substance abuse... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
New drug and substance abuse hotline for PTAour youth in the city,” Mgobozi said in a statement. The Bluetooth method refe
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
our youth in the city,” Mgobozi said in a statement. The Bluetooth method refers to nyaope users sharing a high through blood transfusion after one of the two has used the drug. Msimanga said 23 NPOs which deal with drugs and substance abuse... Read more
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Babyology
Placenta complications in pregnancy - what you need to knowand push the uterus back into position, however sometimes surgery is required a
Babyology / Posted 12 days ago
and push the uterus back into position, however sometimes surgery is required and other treatments such as medication and a blood transfusion. A long labour, placenta accreta, short umbilical cord and a weak uterus are some of the known risk factors... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emma Thompson looks stylish at Toronto Film Festivala life-changing decision at work, whether or not she should force a teenage boy
Daily Mail / Posted 13 days ago
a life-changing decision at work, whether or not she should force a teenage boy (Fionn Whitehead) to have a life-changing blood transfusion Acclaimed: The visit to his hospital bed stirs up strong emotions in both characters and has a profound... Read more
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Variety
Emma Thompson in ‘The Children Act’might live) before turning around to evaluate whether to allow a 17-year-old Je
Variety / Posted 14 days ago
might live) before turning around to evaluate whether to allow a 17-year-old Jehovah’s Witness to reject a life-saving blood transfusion that violates his religion. Fiona is played by the great Emma Thompson in her best role since 2001’s “Wit”... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Two parents are abseiling for St George's Hospital after staff treated their newborn for jaundicewith a graph displaying the different treatment levels. The website added: "An
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
with a graph displaying the different treatment levels. The website added: "Anything over 400 was classed as requiring a blood transfusion, so understandably our hearts sank as it appeared this was now more serious.” Both doctors and parents... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Two parents are abseiling for St George's after staff treated their newborn for jaundicewith a graph displaying the different treatment levels. The website added: "An
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 15 days ago
with a graph displaying the different treatment levels. The website added: "Anything over 400 was classed as requiring a blood transfusion, so understandably our hearts sank as it appeared this was now more serious.” Both doctors and parents... Read more
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Medical News Today
The O positive (and O negative) blood type dietKnowing your blood type can often be thought of as useful only if you need a bl
Medical News Today / Posted 15 days ago
Knowing your blood type can often be thought of as useful only if you need a blood transfusion. However, there is another argument that says eating for a specific A, B, AB, or O blood type may offer health benefits. Popularized by naturopath Dr.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Fifty years, two million babies: Australia's role in a remarkable medical success storyShe went on to have seven children. The ability of anti-D to prevent HDN was f
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
She went on to have seven children. The ability of anti-D to prevent HDN was formally announced at the International Blood Transfusion Congress in Sydney in 1966. It caused a sensation. Only months later, the first anti-D donors in Australia... Read more
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The Age
Fifty years, two million babies: Australia's role in a remarkable medical success storyShe went on to have seven children. The ability of anti-D to prevent HDN was f
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
She went on to have seven children. The ability of anti-D to prevent HDN was formally announced at the International Blood Transfusion Congress in Sydney in 1966. It caused a sensation. Only months later, the first anti-D donors in Australia... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
The Socialist Experiment: A new-society vision in Jacksonwaited hours at the hospital before he received any treatment. According to the
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 days ago
waited hours at the hospital before he received any treatment. According to the lawsuit, a cardiologist recommended a blood transfusion. Just before 5 p.m., Chokwe died suddenly. The cause of death was later determined to be a heart... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Red Cross, KAT Host Thursday Blood Driveweek to help trauma patients and others with serious medical needs. In fact, ev
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 17 days ago
week to help trauma patients and others with serious medical needs. In fact, every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs a blood transfusion. Blood can take up to three days to be tested, processed and made available for patients, so it’s the blood... Read more
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CBS News
Investigation ordered after child dies from malariawith malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
CBS News / Posted 17 days ago
with malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The ANSA news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the child... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Italy orders investigation after child dies of malariawith malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
with malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The ANSA news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the child... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa's First Rotary Eye Hospital Nearing Completion in Lagoslimbs free of cost." Meanwhile, at the blood camp organised for the month of A
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
limbs free of cost." Meanwhile, at the blood camp organised for the month of August in collaboration with the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service, more than 50 pints of blood was realized. Kshetry said: "Everyone is eligible to donate blood... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Italy orders investigation after four-old girl dies of malariawith malaria, but the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
Irish Examiner / Posted 18 days ago
with malaria, but the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The Ansa news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the girl... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The woman who saved her own life after the Manchester Arena attackmum Jackie, says it was around 2.20am when she finally arrived at hospital. Sh
Manchester Evening News / Posted 18 days ago
mum Jackie, says it was around 2.20am when she finally arrived at hospital. She had two bolts in her leg and thigh and had blood transfusion after blood transfusion because her haemoglobin levels were so low.An x-ray showing one of two bolts that... Read more
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Daily Herald
Italy orders investigation after child dies of malariawith malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
with malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The ANSA news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the child... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Italy orders investigation after child dies of malariawith malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 18 days ago
with malaria. But the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The ANSA news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the child... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Italy orders investigation after four-old girl dies of malariawith malaria, but the disease does not spread easily between people and typical
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
with malaria, but the disease does not spread easily between people and typically either requires a mosquito bite or blood transfusion. The Ansa news agency quoted the head of the Trento health service, Paolo Bordon, as saying that the girl... Read more
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BBC News
Rare malaria death of girl in northern Italy puzzles doctorshealth official, Paolo Bordon, said Sofia had not been in the same ward as the
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
health official, Paolo Bordon, said Sofia had not been in the same ward as the other two children. Sofia had not had a blood transfusion, he added, stressing that the treatments for malaria and diabetes were utterly different. The Plasmodium... Read more
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The Border Mail
Why I’ll be voting ‘no’ in marriage postal ballot– and blame frank media articles on the link between gay men and HIV. As I kno
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
– and blame frank media articles on the link between gay men and HIV. As I know a boy who died of AIDS after an infected blood transfusion, I feel grateful that state governments resisted strong pressure from the LGBTI lobby. They passed public... Read more
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The Border Mail
You say: Why I’ll be voting ‘no’ in postal ballot on same– and blame frank media articles on the link between gay men and HIV. As I kno
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
– and blame frank media articles on the link between gay men and HIV. As I know a boy who died of AIDS after an infected blood transfusion, I feel grateful that state governments resisted strong pressure from the LGBTI lobby. They passed public... Read more
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