Ontario woman told she can’t donate blood because of intellectual disability fights back | National Post

The resident of the Windsor, Ont., area has no known blood-borne infections or other relevant health risks. She was rejected as a potential donor because her intellectual disability made it difficult to understand a lengthy screening questionnaire. “I felt disappointed, not too happy about it,” Dewan said this week with characteristic directness. “Mad, too.”

FOLLOW THE LINK FOR THE FULL REPORT – JR

http://nationalpost.com/health/ontario-woman-told-she-cant-donate-blood-because-of-intellectual-disability-fights-back/wcm/732c9ace-a814-4b0e-8a80-0b884589c3b6

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