Homosexual couple Oscar and Xavier say they really feel “proud” about donating blood for the very first time within the UK.
Prior to now, any male donor who’d had intercourse with one other man within the earlier three months could not give blood.
However new guidelines in England, Scotland and Wales imply that anybody who has had the identical sexual accomplice for 3 months or extra will now be eligible to donate.
All donors may even now be requested the identical questions on their sexual behaviours no matter their gender or sexuality.
The adjustments are anticipated to return into impact in Northern Eire in September.
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