Giving birth

How do I prepare for childbirth? What should I bring to the hospital? What does the delivery process entail? What happens during an epidural anaesthesia? When is the decision made to perform a caesarean section? What do I need to arrange administratively after the birth?

Donating umbilical cord blood - Umbilical cord blood saves lives

You want to donate umbilical cord blood? Hand in the consent form when you are at the delivery room. 

Umbilical cord blood?

Stem cells in umbilical cord blood can save lives. For patients with leukaemia (or another blood disease) a stem cell transplant is often the last chance of survival if none of the other classic treatments are unsuccessful. 

Read more about umbilical cord blood and how you can donate
Last edit: 23 January 2023