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July is Cord Blood Awareness Month

July is Cord Blood Awareness Month

Umbilical cord blood (also called cord blood) is the blood in the umbilical cord and placenta. The placenta grows in your uterus (womb) and supplies y ...
Banking your baby’s umbilical cord blood–should you do it?

Banking your baby’s umbilical cord blood–should you do it?

The umbilical cord connects your baby to the placenta. Umbilical cord blood contains stem cells, which may be used to treat certain diseases. Because ...