FDA Recommends Testing Entire Blood Supply For Zika VirusTest the entire blood supply for Zika. That's what the Food and Drug Administration has recommended.
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Young Woman Inspiring Others To Give Back As She Waits For Lung TransplantA local college student, in the fight of her life for the second time, is hoping to make a difference while she waits for a double lung transplant, a surgery that she desperately needs.
City Employees Take Part In World Blood Donor DayPeople all across the country are expected to roll up their sleeves today for World Blood Donor Day.
Zika Virus Affecting Blood DonationBlood donations will be restricted because of Zika virus.
Blood Drive Held In Honor Of Aliquippa HS Football Star Battling CancerDiMantae Bronaugh is used to being a star on the football field. As a running back for Aliquippa High School, he ran for 1,200 yards last season.
Steelers, Central Blood Bank Holding Annual Blood DriveThe Pittsburgh Steelers have once again teamed up with the Central Blood Bank for an annual blood drive.
Liver Transplant Patient’s Mom Thankful As Community Supports Blood DriveThe Pittsburgh community has come through after a special request from a sick little boy and his family. It all came together Friday at the Petersen Events Center in Oakland.
Family Giving Back, Holding Blood Drive After Boy’s Life-Saving TransplantA little boy who underwent a life-saving liver transplant has received a lot of attention. Now, his family is giving back.
Broken Water Line Damages Central Blood Bank's Platelet FacilityOver the weekend, a water line from a boiler broke and creating quite a mess at the Central Blood Bank’s platelet processing facility on the North Side.
Winter Weather Having Impact On Local Blood BanksThe old principal of supply and demand can impact the price you pay for certain products, but some items are always in demand.
Concern Growing About Local Blood Supplies As Cold Snap ContinuesThe bitter cold, school delays and the height of flu season are creating the perfect storm for a severe reduction of available blood supplies to area hospitals, says the region’s primary blood supplier, Central Blood Bank.