Aug 26 2016

Still Unsure How Cord Blood Banking Works?

Posted by Daniel Elias

Banking Cord Blood is one of the most important things you can do as a parent. It keeps your baby safe well into their adult life. While banking is as easy as 1,2,3, it may not always seem that way. With all the things you have on your plate, it’s perfectly normal to feel a […]

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Aug 19 2016

Umbilical Cord Blood Explored As a Treatment For Autism

Posted by Alysha

This is a copy from the original article posted by Duke Chronicle by Ajay Desai. The original article can be found at http://www.dukechronicle.com/article/2016/08/duke-researchers-explore-potential-of-umbilical-cord-blood-as-a-regenerative-therapy. Duke researchers are investigating the ability of umbilical cord blood to treat a number of diseases, including autism. In 1993, the Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplant Program of Duke Medicine became the […]

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Aug 12 2016

Your belly button and umbilical cord are interesting.

Posted by Alysha

The umbilical cord comes from your belly-button and helps to feed your baby when it is in the womb. However, there is much more to it then common facts. Here are 5 fun facts you probably didn’t know: They Vary in Length What causes the length of the umbilical cord is unknown. It reaches its […]

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Aug 9 2016

This Overlooked Medical Breakthrough Is Treating More Than 80 Diseases

Posted by Alysha

If you’re having a kid, you’ll have to decide at some point (preferably before the missus goes into labor) if you want to bank the kid’s cord blood. So, it would be good to have a little knowledge on the subject beyond your mother-in-law’s assurance that planting it under the old oak tree out back […]

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Aug 5 2016

The winner of the #Bankonbaby has been announced.

Posted by Alysha

Meet Laura Adams Stiansen, the winner of #Bankonbaby, our National Cord Blood Awareness campaign. Laura has been a dedicated Cord Blood Ambassador since the beginning of July.  She shared facts about cord blood on all her social media accounts. The prize for all her hard work, a $500 Amazon gift card. She was just one of […]

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