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Burn survivor stunned by orangutan’s reaction to her scars at Indianapolis Zoo

INDIANAPOLIS – A woman who was badly burned in an accident is receiving international attention after an interaction she had with a curious orangutan at the Indianapolis Zoo, according to WXIN. 604 more words


The Burn Victims: If Heaven Won’t Take Us, Then, We Shall, Live Our Lives Well

Reflections, from the GAS explosion that occurred three years ago, from the Newspapers, translated…

Late on the night of July 31, 2014, to the early morning hours of the following day, there was, the most serious gas explosion in history in Kaohsiung, with the fatalities of thirty-two, and 273 seriously injured. 369 more words

Experiences Of Life

A Tale of Two Survivors

Dia Rekhi @ Chennai, Jun 24

Bruises take time to heal but scars, they fade but rarely disappear. For women who are victims of domestic abuse but also burn victims, it is not just the trauma of physical abuse but the mental agony of dealing with burn scars that takes a heavy toll on them. 1,242 more words

The Madras Check

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


February Novena App, Health: Saint Agatha, Patron of Breast Cancer

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Feast Day: February 5

Patron of: Breast Cancer

Quote: “Do not offend Agatha’s nation, because she will avenge all insults”. – Inscription on the façade of the Cathedral of St. 678 more words


Writer's Cafe or a Victim's Retreat?


Chennai: The reading culture in Chennai never ceases to surprise me. As I set out to report on a café that worked in collaboration with the International Foundation for Prevention of Crimes and Care for Victims (PCVC), I expected a quaint little café with woodwork and expensive baked food. 477 more words

Tannu Jain