Resources Tagged With 'World Burn'
Burn Survivor and Firefighter Finds the Good in a Bad Situation

Detroit firefighter John Bynum, burn-injured on the job, shares his journey of physical and emotional recovery...and the camaraderie he discovered between burn survivors at Phoenix World Burn Congress.

Kathy Edwards Personal Stories Men's Stories For Firefighters WBC World Burn Phoenix World Burn Congress
Read More
Erin Mounsey: A Challenging Road to Recovery

In Erin Mounsey's journey of recovery, he dealt with anger and consequences, ultimately spending more than 3 years in a state penitentiary. In this profile, he shares how he got his life back on track.

Men's Stories Grief and Trauma Getting Back to Life WBC World Burn Phoenix World Burn Congress Survivor Stories Nicole Smith
Read More
Everything Takes Time

In 2015, Rita was one of nearly 500 people injured in an explosion at Formosa Fun Coast Park in Taipei, Taiwan. The 21-year-old burn survivor attends North Carolina State University, where she studies applied math. Rita hopes to pursue a career in healthcare and engage with the burn community. In this interview, she shares her experience as a Taiwanese burn survivor living in the United States.

Personal Stories Women's Stories Phoenix WBC WBC Peer Support Getting Back to Life World Burn Resources Phoenix World Burn Congress Burn Support Magazine
Read More
Firefighters and Their Families; Making Connections at WBC

Phoenix WBC offers sessions to connect and share experiences among attendees. These sessions include support for burn-injured members of the fire service and their families.

For Firefighters Families and Friends World Burn Peer Support WBC Phoenix World Burn Congress Phoenix WBC World Burn Congress
Read More
J.R. Martinez: Fighting the Battle of a Lifetime

J.R. Martinez was only 19 years old when he was burned in Iraq. He found a renewed purpose in his life through helping other injured soldiers regain hope.

Personal Stories World Burn WBC Getting Back to Life Peer Support Men's Stories JR Martinez
Read More
Nate McCoy: Determination to Win Pays Off

Nate McCoy found healing through Phoenix Society's World Burn Congress, and found a way to "give back" to the burn community.

Getting Back to Life Peer Support Personal Stories World Burn WBC Men's Stories
Read More
Right Where We Want to Be

Are you a burn professional? Do you love what you do? There are many health professionals who stumble into the world of burns, but those of us who choose to stay year after year have found that it is our passion. There is a sense that this is where we were meant to be.

Professionals Resources Health Burn Professionals Burn Professional Health Professional Health Professionals Therapists Burn Therapists Patient Patients Burn Unit World Burn WBC Phoenix World Burn Congress Phoenix WBC Rebekah Reishus Allely
Read More
Surviving Against All Odds

Patty Tweedle suffered 86% burn injuries from a fire cause by a propane explosion and was given only a 10% chance to live. She survived her burn injury and and strengthened her relations with her mother and husband.

Personal Stories Women's Stories Kathy Edwards WBC World Burn Parent And Child Families and Friends
Read More
The Bowers Family

The Bowers family

World Burn Families and Friends Men's Stories Phoenix World Burn Congress WBC
Read More
Why Me?

Why was I burned? Why me? That’s a question most burn survivors ask. For many survivors the answer takes years; for some, it never comes. In this article, Frank McGonagle shares his struggle to answer this question.

Getting Back to Life Men's Stories World Burn WBC Frank McGonagle Phoenix World Burn Congress Survivor Stories
Read More

Page 1 of 1 pages