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Cord blood bank program struggling amid costs and declining usage

When Laura Brinkley gave birth to a baby girl last August at Mercy Medical Center, she donated the blood from the umbilical cord in the hope that the stem cells it carried could treat someone with a debilitating disease such as leukemia or sickle-cell anemia. Deciding to donate was easy for Brinkley,...

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