You may have a baby on the way, but your wellbeing matters, too. Try these ways to ensure a healthy pregnancy that will benefit your little one and you.
So much to learn, so many decisions to make. Here’s how to plan for the birth of your child so you can focus on the miracle of life in the delivery room.
Some proponents want newborns to stay connected by the umbilical cord a little longer. Here’s everything you need to know about delayed cord clamping.
There are already 80 diseases that can be treated with cord blood, and even more possible applications of umbilical stem cells being studied and tested.
When you deliver, you want to do everything you can benefit your baby. But can you store cord blood if you delay clamping? Yes, if you compromise.
Umbilical stem cells are pure and powerful. The key reasons to consider storing cord blood could mean the difference between life and death.
Why store materials from the umbilical cord? Learn what diseases cord blood and cord tissue treat and what potential conditions they can help in the future.
Storing cord blood is a delicate process, so you want to know that the blood bank you use is a good one. Here are important questions to ask cord blood banks.
Your baby’s umbilical cord offers once-in-a-lifetime access to young, pure blood cells. Here’s how cryogenic technology keeps cord blood preserved.
Once you’ve announced that there’s a baby on the way, it can feel like a lot of people get involved. Your doctor has advice, the grandparents-to-be have strong opinions, and random acquaintances will show you their stretch marks. Shut out all the noise when you need to, and check in periodically with your own thoughts and feelings. These are some… Read More »Important Things To Consider When You’re Pregnant