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Ad placed in error


Thursday, August 11, 2016
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Statement
On Aug. 5, a Canadian Blood Services ad appeared on a mobile social network for gay and bisexual men. We apologize to anyone who may have been offended or hurt by the placement of this ad. The ad was placed in error as part of a broader digital campaign. We took immediate steps to remove the ad as

Blood donation waiting period for men who have sex with men reduced to one year


Monday, June 20, 2016
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News release
(OTTAWA) – Health Canada has approved Canadian Blood Services’ request to reduce the blood donation waiting period for men who have sex with men from five years to one year. The change will take effect across the country on Aug. 15. Canadian Blood Services and Héma-Québec, Québec’s blood operator,