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Baby Proofing Yourself

Baby Proofing Yourself

We’ve all heard of baby proofing the house, but what about baby proofing yourself? Delivering your little one has put a lot of stress on your body. But, now that your baby has arrived, the real work begins! So many of the daily actives that we carry out as parents can take a toll on our bodies – especially post-delivery.

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Cord Blood Banking: What’s Next?

Cord Blood Banking: What’s Next?

You’ve done the research. You’ve learned about the banking process, you’ve explored the current applications for cord blood as well as the emerging treatments and you’ve even read (and re-read) the banking FAQs on the Insception website. Now, after all your online research, you’re wondering, “what’s next?” before you make your decision.

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One more week to celebrate with us!

One more week to celebrate with us!

They say time flies when you’re having fun! That must be the case since it feels like June has whizzed by at lightning speed!

As we happily anticipate Canada Day and the official start of ‘cottage season’, we wanted to remind everyone that there’s still 1 more week to celebrate our cord tissue anniversary with us!

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Celebrating Father’s Day

Celebrating Father’s Day

Becoming a father means becoming a hero.

It means pillow fort building, s’mores making, late night children’s Tylenol runs and endless bedtime stories.

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Summer Pregnancy Survival Guide

Summer Pregnancy Survival Guide

Back in January, it felt like the winter would never end! Now, with June finally here, the summer vibe is in the air and we’re looking forward to days at the beach, picnics in the park and planning new stroller routes! Following our winter pregnancy guide, here’s our summer pregnancy guide — updated for the season. Here

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Ontario leads in Stem Cell Clinical Trials for Spinal Cord Injuries

Ontario leads in Stem Cell Clinical Trials for Spinal Cord Injuries

In recent years, the list of diseases and conditions being studied in clinical trials has grown exponentially. While, 10 years ago, the announcement of a stem cell clinical trials for a condition other than cancer would have been revolutionary, this year alone, Ontario has announced 8 such studies either underway or scheduled to start soon.

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Cesarean Sections and Cord Blood: Is it one or the other?

Cesarean Sections and Cord Blood: Is it one or the other?

Unless it’s prearranged, a Cesarean Section can feel like a wrench in the plan for many expecting mothers. Leading up to your due date, so much mental preparation is done. So, an unplanned c-section can feel like you’re having the rug pulled out from under you. However, all planning is not lost! Contrary to what

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Cord Tissue & Stem Cells: Investing in the Future

Cord Tissue & Stem Cells: Investing in the Future

For a long time, we’ve known that stem cells are special. But, for people suffering from Multiple Sclerosis these micro building blocks might hold the key to a healthier future. Ottawa neurologist, Dr. Mark Freedman, and his team at the Sclerosis Research Unit at the Ottawa Hospital are leading the first Canadian clinical trial into

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Happy Cord Tissue Birthday To Us! Let’s celebrate with Lobster..!

Happy Cord Tissue Birthday To Us! Let’s celebrate with Lobster..!

It’s time to celebrate! How does Lobster sound? It’s time to celebrate! How does Lobster sound? In honour of our 1-year cord tissue program anniversary, Insception Lifebank will be giving away a Phil and Ted’s Lobster™ Chair (portable high chair valued at $90.00) to all customers who purchase cord blood AND cord tissue banking between

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