North Texas Hospitals Asked to Make Concessions As Nation Faces Blood Supply ShortageA nationwide blood bank shortage is affecting North Texas. The need for blood is being called critical because blood donated today would will likely be used tomorrow.
Fewer Blood Donors Impacting Supply, Sometimes Causing Delays In North Texas“We are probably less or have about one day's supply. We are especially in need of RH negative blood types and O negative.”
FDA Considers Changing Ban To Allow Some Gay Men To Give BloodThe FDA announced Tuesday that they're considering making a change to a blood ban that's been in place for 30 years. The FDA is proposing easing up on the regulation that prohibits gay and bisexual men from ever donating blood during their lives.
Cord Blood Company Shut Down Following I-Team InvestigationA now-shut down California Company is facing a $300,000 judgment after the I-team discovered it took money from parents to store their children's stem cells and then closed its doors.