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Donate your cord

(5 Posts)
lynseyc83 Sat 07-Jan-17 18:39:15

Just found this information about donating your cord

ConvincingLiar Sat 07-Jan-17 18:44:36

I think there are a couple of other hospitals who do it, but not through AN.

AudreyBradshaw Sat 07-Jan-17 18:56:56

We donated ds's cord through AN, (he was born at one of the above hospitals), was really chuffed that we were able to do it, and apparently the cord/placenta was huge and they got a lot of blood from it so I was even more pleased!

ExpectoPatronummmm Sat 07-Jan-17 19:44:18

It's a shame they don't do it everywhere as I would be happy to donate mine.

TheCakes Sat 07-Jan-17 19:48:43

Fairly certain I donated DS cord blood at Liverpool women's in the early 00's.

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