Entry #194: Blood donations by MSMs in Japan

Original entry by bradcoffey106 bradcoffey106 ()

RegionJapan
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (1-year deferral)
Start Date2005
End DateApr 1, 2011
DescriptionGay men in Japan are banned from donating blood following one (1) year after male-male sexual contact. Japanese Red Cross opposses this practice.
Sourceshttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/anai-rhoads/gay-men-donating-blood_b_3598533.html http://hpm.org/en/Surveys/IPSS_-_Japan/05/Tightening_and_easing_blood_donor_ban_over_vCJD.html


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