Donating Plasma vs Blood: What's the Difference?
There are several different types of donations you can give that can be transfused to patients. Understand the difference between donating plasma vs blood.
Vitalant Researchers Are Working Behind the Scenes for You
For more than 50 years, Vitalant has been a leader in studying bloodborne illnesses and making the blood supply and blood transfusions safer.
Tips for a Successful Blood Donation: Before, During and After
Whether you’re a seasoned donor or considering giving blood for the first time, we thought we’d share some tricks of the trade to help you prepare, feel at ease, and make the most of your contribution. So if you want to know what to know before donating blood, rest assured there’s enough blood donation tips below to make you a pro in no time. Let’s break it down.
Donating Blood and Exercise: What to Know Before and After Giving Blood
Have you ever asked yourself: Can I exercise after donating blood? Technically, yes — just not right away. But that’s no reason to stop yourself from scheduling an appointment!
What's the Most Needed Blood Type?
When it comes to patient care and what is the most needed blood type, the answer can vary depending upon the situation.
Upgrade Your Donation Experience With Our App
The Vitalant donor app has new features and improvements. Make sure you’ve updated to the latest version so you can take advantage of the updates. If you aren’t using the Vitalant app yet, what are you waiting for?
What Are the Health Benefits of Donating Blood?
When it comes to blood donation, you may be familiar with how it benefits hospital patients. But do you know there are also benefits of donating blood for you, the donor? Let’s break it down.