10.Finally, the story of the Australian man with the golden arm.
For six decades, James Harrison has donated blood every few weeks. That blood has saved more than two million babies.
How? He has a rare antibody that’s necessary to make a pioneering medication given to mothers to keep their babies healthy when their blood types don’t match. Now, at 81, he’s given his last donation, advised to stop because of his age.
“Saving one baby is good,” he said. “Saving two million is hard to get your head around, but if they claim that’s what it is, I’m glad to have done it.”
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