Cord blood promises life

<P>February 27, 2007 (Savannah Morning News)- A state Senate bill calls for a program to educate expecting parents on the benefits of donating umbilical cord blood to stem cell research.</P> <P>MORE PARENTS might decide to donate the stem cells from their babies’ umbilical cord blood if they knew the procedure was free, easy and could save lives.</P> <P>That’s the aim of state Senate Bill 148, which would establish a statewide education and awareness program…</P>