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Should the American Red Cross lift their ban on gay men blood donors?

Poll Results: 1,943 votes


Related: Will Vermont Lift Lifetime Gay Blood Ban?




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Laurel B.
Saturday April 19, 2014, 11:02 PM


yes, it is a discriminatory ban.

Lea Silhol
Saturday April 19, 2014, 6:22 AM


OMG yes!

Bethany Bekolay
Thursday April 17, 2014, 2:30 PM


yes

Bethany Bekolay
Thursday April 17, 2014, 2:30 PM


yes

Nadine Selvage
Monday April 14, 2014, 9:10 AM


this ban needs to be lifted

Julie C.
Wednesday April 9, 2014, 4:34 AM


This is a historical leftover. It needs to be changed.

Nicole W.
Monday April 7, 2014, 7:18 AM


voted

Nicole W.
Monday April 7, 2014, 7:17 AM


voted

Helene Pedot
Saturday April 5, 2014, 11:19 PM


Yes, definitely. And so should France.

Clare McQueen
Thursday April 3, 2014, 6:00 PM


I cannot in Canada as I am from the UK. This is due to CJD, quite funny as I have been a vegetarian since 1989!

As for donations from gay men, all blood is tested before it gets anywhere near a patient so I do not see the problem.

How many "straight" people lie on the form about their lifestyles?



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