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130 Post author: Yvain 24 December 2010 09:26PM

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Comment author: [deleted] 25 December 2010 07:38:45PM *  3 points [-]

Dead babies or children are a bad metric precisely because of this reason.

Years in good physical and mental health seem a better way to measure what people are going for.

A donation of blood saves less than one life in my estimates, but it improves quality of life and adds in my opinion a few years of healthy happy life.