Battling Coronavirus: Man Who Benefited From Convalescent Plasma Therapy Finally Meets His DonorIt was a life-saving donation from one stranger to another.
Gay Coronavirus Survivor Decries Policy Barring Blood Plasma Donation Due To Sexual Activity With His HusbandLGBTQ advocacy group GLAAD believes this is an issue of stigma that dates back to the '80s during the HIV/AIDS crisis. The organization is petitioning to have what it calls a discriminatory ban lifted.
Medical Officials Explain Red Tape Delaying Plasma Donations To Those Battling CoronavirusMore than 750 COVID-19 patients nationally have had convalescent plasma treatment.
Project ACHIEVE Seeking Participants To Help In HIV Prevention ResearchThose at Project ACHIEVE are hoping more people will come together to help with their work.
New York Blood Center Says Region Has 'Critical' Blood ShortageThe center says donors are urgently needed.
Storm Sends New York Area Into Serious Blood ShortageThe New York Blood Center said it lost more than 2,000 donations it needs every day to supply 200 New York area hospitals.
New York Blood Center In Short Supply, In Need Of DonationsThe New York Blood Center on Wednesday declared a blood emergency and asked people to donate.
Blizzard Takes Toll On Blood Donations In NY, Conn.The American Red Cross and New York Blood Center are issuing a call for donations.
De Blasio, Bellone Urge People To Give Blood Following Blizzard ShortfallMayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday put out a call for blood donations Wednesday, after a major shortfall that came as a result of the snowstorm this week.
Urgent Call For Blood Donations After Storm Cancels Tri-State Blood DrivesAfter the snow storm cancelled most blood drives in the Tri-State area, authorities are issuing an urgent call for donations.
Fans Flock To Citi Field For Blood Drive Hosted By New York MetsIt may not be baseball weather, but fans flocked to Citi Field in the bitter cold Thursday for a good cause.
New York Blood Center Social Media Campaign Aims To Drive Up Donations During Holiday SeasonThe New York Blood Center is launching a campaign to engage donors and encourage others to give, WCBS 880's Jim Smith reported.
Blood Banks In Need Of Donations This Holiday SeasonAndrea Cefarelli, executive director of donor recruitment with the New York Blood Center, said people donate less blood around this time of year.
Winter Storms Bleeding Blood Banks DryThe string of snowstorms in recent weeks has forced the cancellation of many blood drives and deterred potential donors from visiting centers.
FDNY Honors Life-Saving Bone Marrow DonorsFDNY Commissioner Salvatore Cassano and the New York Blood Center added the names of 13 bone marrow donors to the “Honor Roll of Life” at the 10th annual induction ceremony for the blood center Wednesday.