blood

During the COVID-19 pandemic, ‘the ability to collect has diminished significantly and has yet to fully recover.'

By Sandy Cohen • February 22, 2022

It is a very rare disease that occurs most often in children, but it can occasionally arise in adults

By Ask the Doctors • November 5, 2021

Learn more about the risk factors and how to manage them

By Ask the Doctors • June 18, 2021

With CVI, the blood fails to make a consistent upward climb and pools in the veins

By Ask the Doctors • April 5, 2021

“I transport blood,” says Wyatt Jackson, who works to transport the blood donated at the UCLA Blood and Platelet Center at Ackerman Student Union ...

By uclahealth • April 7, 2017

UCLA patient Shirley Polk, 67, whose liver and kidney failed due to an acute autoimmune disease last summer, had the chance to meet the 59 ...

By uclahealth • January 17, 2017

"The first experience someone has determines whether they'll be a lifetime donor or if they won't do it again," says Delia Tejano, a registered ...

By uclahealth • January 3, 2017

Congratulations to Matthew Hoffman for celebrating his 50th-gallon donation at the UCLA Blood & Platelet Center. 50 gallons is an amazing accomplishment and the result ...

By uclahealth • September 30, 2016

“I come in every three or four weeks to donate blood,” says Christopher Garduno Luna, a neuroscience major at UCLA. “I’ve donated  blood and ...

By uclahealth • May 28, 2016