Australian Red Cross moves to lift ban on donations from sexually active gay, bisexual men

Olivia Ireland
By Olivia Ireland
July 1 2022 - 7:30pm
Lifeblood moves to axe key question from plasma screening

The Australian Red Cross is pushing to remove sexual history questions from its plasma donor screening, a move that would allow sexually active gay and bisexual men to donate for the first time in decades.

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Olivia Ireland

Olivia is a reporter for the Canberra Times. She has covered local news, arts, education and business and is beginning her rotation with Federal Politics. Olivia started as an intern in August 2021 and began her career with the Times after completing her studies in November 2021.

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