FDA allowing gay men to donate blood for first time in 30 years

December 22, 2015 7:14 AM

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The Food and Drug Administration has repealed a 32-year-old ban on accepting blood donations from gay men, but only if the man donating hasn't had sex in the last 12 months.

"Good luck on that one, because that would never pan out, if you're going to be celibate for a year, I don't know too many men who would be that way," said Steve Costlow of Palm Springs.

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