Oct 042010
 
Giving blood plus tissue typing for stem cell donation

Today was my big day, as I for the first time was finally able to give blood. I have a very low blood pressure that is quite sensitive to my hydration status and I finally managed to get enough fluids in to be accepted as a donor. In my younger year I had quite a […]

Aug 012010
 
Would you mind saving a life?

That is a big question that has been on my mind for a while now. The youtube plea for a kidney donor to the dying father of a five year old featured on ABC news earlier this week really touched me. While I am hesitant about donating organs, I have been thinking about becoming a […]