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Monday Night Owls - 11 June 2018 - The man with the golden arm
We read an article about 'the man with the golden arm' - James Harrison, whose blood contains a special antibody which has helped 2.4 million babies.
Vocabulary Top 10:
eligible - able to be chosen for something : able to do or receive something
avert - to turn (your eyes, gaze, etc.) away or aside
guinea pig - a person or thing used for testing something
ampul - a small glass container used to hold a fluid that is injected into someone through a needle
transfusion - a medical treatment in which someone's blood is put into the body of another person
wryly - humorous in a clever and often ironic way
brush off - to treat (something) as not important : to refuse to deal with or talk about (something) in a serious way
unwavering - continuing in a strong and steady way : not changing or wavering
accolade - an award or an expression of praise
understatement - a statement that makes something seem smaller, less important, etc., than it really is
Do you know if this disease (HDN) is a problem in your country?
Have you ever donated blood?