ARTICLES RELATING TO BURN SURVIVORS

Little boy home after sustaining serious burns

2019-09-18 13:44

It was her worst nightmare but for Chanie Barnard from Pretoria, there’s light at the end of the tunnel now that her little boy Logan (5) is home from the hospital.

Burn victims unable to get life-changing treatment as tissue bank dries up

2019-08-27 07:08

Not a single patient that needed a skin transplant for serious burns could receive this treatment for weeks.

Pippie’s mom starts a job after seven years: “I have to do something for Anicè”

2019-04-26 13:20

Anicè Kruger, mom of well-known burn victim Pippie, is going to work again for the first time since the tragic incident of Christmas eve 2011.

The new face of an Avon beauty campaign is a burn survivor

2019-03-05 13:16

A woman who survived 96 percent burn wounds has become Avon's first ever model with a visible difference.

 

Six-year-old boy suffers 90% burns trying to save his granddad

2019-09-06 16:24

This brave little boy is fighting for his life after suffering severe burns when he tried to save his granddad from a raging inferno.

Burn awareness: How to keep yourself and your kids safe this winter

2019-05-31 07:59

Injuries can include children pulling over pots of boiling water, touching hot elements on the stove, exposed heater elements as well as hot baths

Here's the first ever beauty pageant for survivors of disfigurement and visible differences

2019-03-27 11:33

Miss Unique Beauty UK is the first of its kind for survivors of burns, scarring and other visible differences. The founder, Rochelle Barrett, suffered third degree burns to 80% of her body, after an accident with a kettle of boiling water when she was just eight months old.

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