City Councilmen Call For End To FDA Ban On Gay Blood DonorsLos Angeles city officials introduced a resolution Tuesday calling for the U.S. government to lift a longstanding prohibition on gay men giving blood at donation drives.
Critical Blood Shortage Hits Children's Hospital Especially HardThe shortage happens every summer. People who normally donate go on vacation.
Griffith Observatory Stays Open Late For 'Blood Moon' EclipseAngelenos who want to see the Moon turn to "blood" Monday night may want to head for the hills.
County To Offer Free Blood Testing For Residents Near Vernon Battery RecyclerResidents who live near a Vernon battery recycling plant are being offered free blood testing to detect possible lead poisoning, according to reports.
'Gay Blood Drive' To Highlight FDA Donor RestrictionsA Southland film director is organizing what's being billed as the "first-ever nationwide gay blood drive" to increase pressure on federal regulators to lift a ban against blood donors who have had male-to-male sex.
Kings Offering Playoff Ticket Potential During Platelets DriveA seven-day platelets drive will be held Tuesday though June 4 at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, with donors entered into a drawing for tickets for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final.
Auction House Cancels Online Sale Of Ronald Reagan's BloodA European auction house Thursday canceled the planned online sale of a vial containing dried blood residue said to be from Ronald Reagan after complaints from the late U.S. president's family and foundation.
$14,500 For Ronald Reagan's Blood? Foundation Seeks To Halt AuctionHow much would you be willing to pay for the dried blood of Ronald Reagan?
SoCal Street Cart Vendors Hurting After 'Occupy' Group Splatters Blood, UrineA pair of Southland street cart vendors are hoping to get some help from local residents after "Occupy" protesters vandalized their carts with bodily fluids.
ThinkCure!: Actor Jon Polito Managing Cancer Thanks To New TreatmentJon Polito is a veteran actor of over a hundred films, but possibly his most challenging role came last year, when he was diagnosed with cancer.
New Procedure Eliminates Wrinkles With Blood, Not FillersA new procedure is using a patient’s blood -- not fillers -- to tighten skin and eliminate wrinkles.
New Gang Tour Give Visitors A Slice Of Blood/Crip LifeTired of taking people to the La Brea Tar Pits? Think the Walk of Fame is a been-there, done-that kinda thing? Are friends from out of town hungering for something on the wild side?