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Expectant parents are faced with an overwhelming number of important decisions before their baby is even born. One of the most important, life-altering decisions a new parent can make is whether or not to bank their baby’s cord blood, or donate it to help others. Learn more ››

Save the Cord Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, is dedicated to making this important decision as simple as possible for parents by providing unbiased educational information regarding cord blood preservation and its life-saving qualities.


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Tips for Dads on Saving Cord Blood

Check out these 10 great tips for dads who are expecting a newborn!


Options for Expectant Moms

Jennifer Widdows story is great for expectant moms. Find out different ways to save cord blood.


Common Questions on Umbilical Cord Blood

Here are 3 common questions about saving your baby’s umbilical cord blood.


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Do you have an experience with cord blood to share? Whether it’s about the decision to collect it, the process of family banking or donation, or using cord blood to treat you or someone you know, your story is important. Share your story or Read Real Stories that will inspire and inform others.

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About Save the Cord Foundation

Save the Cord Foundation is a nonprofit, tax-exempt organization that was established to create and provide educational awareness and to distribute unbiased, factual information concerning the life-saving benefits of cord blood, and the need to preserve this valuable natural resource.

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