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Cord Blood Banking with LifebankUSA Win a Britax Marathon Car Seat!

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There’s only one opportunity to save your baby’s stem cells for the future…
As an expectant parent, your baby’s health means everything. Right now, he or she is protected in the womb and will soon enter the world. There is a lot to think about and prepare for, but an invaluable step you can take when your child is born is to preserve his/her stem-cell rich cord and placenta blood The ability of stem cells to save lives via cord blood banking has proven successful for replacing abnormal or diseased cells, and treating life-threatening blood disorders such as leukemia, lymphoma, and myeloma. In fact, since 1988 stem cell transplants have been used to treat some 80 diseases.

Cord Blood Banking with LifebankUSA, you can bank more of the stem cells that are shown to increase transplant success and survival, and more mesenchymal-like cells, which may prove to be useful in the emerging field of regenerative medicine.

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As the only company that offers cord blood, placenta blood and tissue banking — and the first to release placenta-derived stem cells for a successful transplant — New Jersey-based LifebankUSA is a technological leader that is pioneering key medical innovations in the field.  Owned by the Celgene Corporation, a world-class biopharmaceutical company, LifebankUSA also operates a robust donation program and collects cells from anywhere in the US for use primarily in advancing medical research.

Along with peace of mind, LifebankUSA wants to give parents the chance to win one of THREE Britax Marathon 70-G3 Convertible Car Seats (valued at $260 each) in a random drawing from entrants in this Facebook contest. Enter on LifebankUSA Facebook page  for your chance to win the baby item that is on EVERY expectant Mom’s baby shower registry!

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*This post is brought to you by LifebankUSA.

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44 Responses to “Cord Blood Banking with LifebankUSA Win a Britax Marathon Car Seat!”

  1. Cheryl F. says:

    I entered a cord bank sweepstakes once

  2. I have always wanted to do this!

  3. Pam Hoffman says:

    Cord banking was super new when I had my baby 18 years ago. No one mentioned it before her birth. I’m glad it’s something parents can consider now.

  4. Steve says:

    I was only aware of this a few years ago. Never knew it has been a choice for parents for so many years.

  5. Lisa Brown says:

    excellent life-saving program

  6. Jonathan Baker says:

    I think cord blood banking is great and love the strides they are making in what they are able to do with it. I wish it wasn’t so cost prohibitive for new parents though.

  7. Jessica McMasters says:

    WE LOVE BRITAX!! They make excellent car seats! As a parent I feel extremely safe with my children riding in the car!

  8. Interesting we never did this with any of our kids…. 🙁

  9. Jay says:

    Never heard of a cord bank. Interesting!

  10. Laryssa Evans says:

    Cord blood banking is brilliant. It saved my cousins life

  11. Jenna Freeman says:

    This is such a wonderful program to give parents a piece of mind.

  12. Mariaelena dominguez says:

    Cord blood banking is great!

  13. Laura Jacobson says:

    My daughter in law was debating on doing this. I really wish she would have, but she decided not to.

  14. Cassandra Eastman says:

    That definitely sounds like a great idea, thanks for sharing the Britax giveaway as well!

  15. Cathy Jacobson says:

    I wish that I would have done this when my kids were born.

  16. Brandi Price says:

    Cord Blood Banking was something I considered but never did.

  17. ASHLEY N says:

    Cord bank is awesome! Good information.

  18. Heather Hayes Panjon says:

    Cord Bank Has Great Benefits! Thanks For All The Info!

  19. Christine g says:

    Good Info. Entered the contest. Thanks for posting!

  20. michelle rattan says:

    i donated to cord banking with my last son 🙂

  21. Tami Vollenweider says:

    I’ve never heard of it before,but a great idea!

  22. Stacey B says:

    I’d love to win the car seat… wish I could afford to cord bank!

  23. julie says:

    I thought about banking my cord blood. It’s such a great program.

  24. Tracy Jones says:

    If I have another child, I will be doing this. Thank you for posting.

  25. penny1029 says:

    thank you for the info and the contests

  26. Rhonda G says:

    This was not an option when my sons were born, but if it had been, I would have definitely done it. I f I have another grandchild, I will try my best to get my son to participate.

  27. Melissa Teears says:

    Banking cord blood is so important. Thank you for bring awareness.

  28. I don’t think this was an option when my littles were born. If it was an option, no one ever mentioned it to me.

  29. thuy vu says:

    This is such remarkable technology. It’s out of my price range though.

  30. Tommy Gunn says:

    This can save lives! Very important!

  31. Julie B says:

    Great info!!

  32. Beth Klocinski says:

    I will have to share this with my pregnant coworker.

  33. Tanya White says:

    I wish I had did this with my 5 children, had I done my research I would have.

  34. Amy says:

    Great brand for car seats and great quality!

  35. Susan Smith says:

    I was only aware of this a few years ago. Never knew about it when I was pregnant.

  36. Jessica K says:

    I didn’t know that they were the only company that offers cord blood, placenta blood and tissue banking

  37. Donna Kellogg says:

    I wanted to do this when I had my daughter but it was not in my budget at that time but I think it is a great thing to do

  38. Amanda Sakovitz says:

    what a wonderful program!

  39. Carol Taylor says:

    As a grandmother this program was not available when my children were born. I think all mothers should consider this…

  40. Jen L says:

    I love my Britax car seat!

  41. Cathy C says:

    Cord Banking is much more popular now than it was when I had my kids. I support public blood banking that is available to everyone It makes for a much bigger pool and higher chance of a match

  42. Jill H says:

    We are considering cord banking for my next little one.

  43. DEBIJOT says:

    I believe this is a great program.

  44. Thomas Murphy says:

    Great program and nice car seat!

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