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Lifetime Ban on Blood Donation for ME/CFS 1st November

ME/CFS sufferers permanently deferred from giving blood Announced 7th October 2010 –¬†http://bit.ly/1WlDcGb From 1 November 2010, people with Myalgic Encephalitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME) were permanently deferred from giving blood in the UK. The change to donor selection guidelines, which applied … Continue reading

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