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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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A Place to Save Cord Blood for Expectant Parents

As an expectant parent, perhaps you’ve heard about preserving your newborn’s umbilical cord blood, and educated yourself on the pros and cons of both private banking and public donation. Check out this new article from TMC for more information!

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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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