“The biggest factor for me is that I am not biologically related to the child, if anything ever happened, I wouldn’t be a donor match. We banked our child’s cord blood to make sure we are covered. It is also amazing to see HealthBanks use forms that don’t just say ‘mother’ and ‘father’ since storing cord blood and cord tissue is an option for the LGBTQ community as well as other non-traditional parents looking to be proactive about their child’s health.”