Month: April 2019

Senate Update on Bill S-252 – Voluntary Blood Act

by Lauren

On April 3rd, 2019 the Senate Committee on Social Affairs voted unanimously to recommend that the Senate not move forward with Bill S-252, the Voluntary Blood Act (a bill to amend the blood regulations). This is very good news for the PI community and all of those who require plasma protein products, as this bill…

Measles Update

by Lauren

*Important information for patients and caregivers As many of you will know, there have been reported cases of measles in the news. As of today, there have been 32 confirmed cases this year. The confirmed measles cases are in the following areas: Quebec (1 confirmed case in Montreal) Ontario (5 cases, 2 in Ottawa, 2…