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Care of the Burn Patient

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In my middle grade novel my main character’s dad was a fireman in NY.
He was present during the collapse of the World Trade Center buildings. 215 more words

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Brazilian doctors use fish skin to treat burn victims

ORTALEZA, Brazil—Researchers in Brazil are experimenting with a new treatment for severe burns using the skin of tilapia fish, an unorthodox procedure they say can ease the pain of victims and cut… 486 more words

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Trauma Centers: Things You Need But Didn’t Know You Needed

Think about some things you didn’t know you needed … or hoped you’d never need … until you do. A fire extinguisher. A clone of your toddler’s stuffed animal; the one that you lost on vacation and she can’t sleep without. 672 more words

How to be Fire-Safe and What to Do if You Get Burned

Every February, elementary-age school children across North Texas participate in National Burn Awareness Week, during which they learn about different types of burns and their causes and prevention. 910 more words