May 19 2016

Americord Brings Cord Blood Collection Kits Anytime, Anywhere

Posted by Americord

NEW YORK, NY, May 19, 2016: Americord, the fastest growing cord blood bank in the country and a leader in the advancement of umbilical cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking, announced today that they’ve launched a new service to help clients with early and unexpected deliveries. Aptly named Americord Rush, the company strategically stores their 3-in-1 Collection Kits […]

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May 27 2016

This Memorial Day, We Honor the Moms

Posted by meagan

Every mother sacrifices something, these mothers sacrificed everything.  This Memorial Day, we salute the Gold Star Mothers. American Gold Star Mothers, is an organization of mothers who have lost a son or daughter in service of our country. Founded by Grace Darling Seibold in 1928 right after World War I, the Gold Star Mothers continue to honor their […]

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Apr 21 2016

How Cord Blood Turned This 4-Year-Old’s Life Around

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This story was originally posted on Yahoo News December 18, 2015 Written By Beth Greenfield When Steve and Rosa Barney’s daughter Isabella, now 4, was born, the couple decided to take a preventative medical measure that felt both mysterious and hopeful: They banked their baby girl’s cord blood with a private company, thinking that its rich […]

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Mar 31 2016

Cord Blood Bank Review: Protecting the Future Health of your Children with Americord

Posted by Hannah

I am a registered nurse and the mother of three boys, ages 7, 2 ½ , and 1 month old. About 1 ½ years ago we received the heart wrenching news that our second son was diagnosed with Stage 4 Neuroblastoma Cancer, one day before his first birthday. This took us on an emotional rollercoaster. […]

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Mar 16 2016

Do’s and Dont’s for Baby Number Two

Posted by meagan

Preparing yourself and your partner for baby number one is a seemingly unsurmountable task, so once you tackle it, prepping for any future children sounds like a breeze. But with a little one at home, you’re guaranteed to be more distracted (and tired) as you get ready for baby number two. That’s why we’ve made […]

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Mar 8 2016

Top 10 Things To Pack In Your Hospital Bag

Posted by meagan

Its 2:56am and baby is on the way! You quickly grab your bag, hop in the car and are on your way. As you rush to the hospital, the last thing on your mind is the contents of your hospital bag. Though it might sound crazy, packing your bag at least a month in advance is a great way to […]

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