Tattoos and Blood Donations OneBlood

Mar 19, 2019 · Tattoos are a long-standing trend that isn’t going to fade anytime soon. And in the world of blood donations, getting a tattoo also meant getting deferred. In the past, the rule was clear: donors had to wait at least 12 months after receiving a tattoo before they could donate again.…

ABCs of eligibility Canadian Blood Services

Eligibility to donate blood and plasma after receiving a transfusion varies. Typically, you must wait six months after receiving a blood transfusion from another person before you can donate blood. If you have received a transfusion, please call to speak with one of our trained health professionals at 1 888 2 DONATE (1-888-236-6283).…

Can I give blood? - NHS Blood Donation

Please follow our advice about giving blood after a tattoo or getting your body pierced. Can I give blood if I have had cancer? Our advice depends on the type of cancer. Please search for the relevant cancer in our health & eligibility section. Can I give blood if I have had a transfusion, or received blood products or an organ transplant?…