The “thought” process behind this during the AIDS epidemic was to stop people who are HIV+ and or have AIDS to donate blood. However, instead of excluding people who have the disease they prevent all sexually active gay men. Today, this is absolutely ridiculous, especially when you take into consideration that HIV is spread fastest through heterosexual sex. 

The “thought” process behind this during the AIDS epidemic was to stop people who are HIV+ and or have AIDS to donate blood. However, instead of excluding people who have the disease they prevent all sexually active gay men. Today, this is absolutely ridiculous, especially when you take into consideration that HIV is spread fastest through heterosexual sex. 

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    I give blood regularly (just hit five gallons woot woot!) and always shake my head at this. The way they word this and...
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    The fact that some people are discriminated against from giving blood and that the rules and even the changes being made...
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    It’s ironic that science and research can prove that heterosexuals spread the disease, yet the people conducting the...
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