Tag Archives: Cord Blood Banking

The Reasons You should Consider Cord Blood Banking

October 24, 2012

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Many families plan to bank their newborn’s cord blood thinking that this can be of great help in saving a family member’s life in the future. Even if they do not have certain diseases known to run in their families, they still consider this option because it gives them peace of mind. At present, millions [...]

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Is Submitting your Child for Cord Blood Banking a Wise Decision?

October 15, 2012

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The blood from your baby’s umbilical cord is found to have an abundant number of stem cells. These stem cells are considered dominant cells since they help the body’s tissues, organs and body systems develop. These cells can also transform into another cell type to instigate new development and possible growth. In addition, these cells [...]

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Common Ethical Concerns Parents Have When Considering Cord Blood Banking for Their Newborn

September 19, 2012

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Most of us remember clearly that day, New Year’s Eve to be precise, in 1999 when the world awaited what would happen when computers crashed because they weren’t ‘programmed’ for a new millennium. That obviously didn’t happen and life went on as usual. However, that same year, it was being splashed all over the news [...]

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