Pregnancy Resources

Online Prenatal Classes


In partnership with Markham Prenatal. Expectant mothers have the opportunity to participate in a free 4-week prenatal class (live webinar) series that focuses on labour, birth, and the care of your baby. The instructors will be Registered Nurses at Markham Stouffville Hospital and other hospitals who will present unbiased and current information to help expectant mothers make informed decisions during childbirth.


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Live Online Breastfeeding Classes


Tummy Talks, in partnership with Next Steps Breastfeeding Support, is offering FREE live online breastfeeding education sessions to expectant parents. The live webinar session, led by Joan (Certified Lactation Consultant), will provide you with invaluable tools to successfully breastfeed your baby.


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Live Educational Webinars


Our Registered Nurses, and our Scientific Director, Sue Mueller, PhD, are hosting multiple live webinars.


During the sessions we will cover:

  • What is cord blood?
  • Why collect & store cord blood?
  • Why is cord blood being used in regenerative medicine?
  • What is umbilical cord tissue?
  • How much does it cost to store cord blood and tissue?


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Cord Blood Podcast


The People, the Science and the Future Potential of Umbilical Cord Blood. This three-part series will help you understand why cord blood storage has become such a promising option. Through conversations with moms, clinical researchers, and obstetricians we explore the present and future of stem cell treatments and therapies. We even meet one young boy that is walking to school on his own, thanks to the choice his mother made.


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