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Alberta brothers who survived fatal house explosion honoured for courage

WATCH ABOVE: A work site explosion killed their cousin and left two brothers badly burned. Su-Ling Goh introduces us to true heroes who – through the pain and trauma – found a way to move forward. 609 more words

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Printed skin for burn victims

Written by Suzanne Clare

In this year’s James Dyson Award competition, there were over 600 entries from 18 different countries. Participants vying for the international design award were asked to design a device that solves a problem. 606 more words

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She survived a plane crash. Now she's revolutionizing health care in Nicaragua

Looking at Vivian Pellas, you would never know she was once ravaged with burns and broken bones, and barely survived. She is polished and all smiles as she reaches in for a handshake, but her hand is masked by a glove that covers scars from burns she suffered in a plane crash 25 years ago. 514 more words

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