Burn Care/N.C. Jaycee Burn Center

The latest news about burn care, burn survivors, and the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center from UNC Health Care and the UNC School of Medicine.

N.C. Jaycee Burn Center experts discuss grill and camp fire safety this Memorial Day

As Memorial Day approaches, many Triangle residents will pull out their grills for some holiday fun with family and friends. N.C. Jaycee Burn Center experts stress safety first. According to the National Fire Protection Association, June and July are peak months for fires involving grills.

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VIDEO: Patients from Haiti earthquake arrive at UNC Hospitals

Three patients who suffered burns during the Haiti earthquake arrived in the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospitals on Tuesday morning, Jan. 26.

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VIDEO: Patients from Haiti earthquake arrive at UNC Hospitals

Three patients who suffered burns during the Haiti earthquake arrived in the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center at UNC Hospitals on Tuesday morning, Jan. 26.

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Family House Diaries: From Burns to Blessings

A fiery accident left Robert Leffer with life-threatening injuries, permanent disfigurement and lifetime rehabilitation ahead – and more blessings than Leffer, his wife Amalia and his health care team can sometimes find words to describe.

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Family House Diaries: From Burns to Blessings

A fiery accident left Robert Leffer with life-threatening injuries, permanent disfigurement and lifetime rehabilitation ahead – and more blessings than Leffer, his wife Amalia and his health care team can sometimes find words to describe.

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'Celebration of Life' burn survivor reunion

Please join the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center for the 17th annual "Celebration of Life" burn survivor’s reunion. Our annual gathering offers survivors a chance to come together to share their stories of struggle, recovery and hope.

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'Celebration of Life' burn survivor reunion

Please join the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center for the 17th annual "Celebration of Life" burn survivor’s reunion. Our annual gathering offers survivors a chance to come together to share their stories of struggle, recovery and hope.

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Family House Diaries: Going Forward in All New Skin

20-year-old Caitlin Hughes of Charlotte lost 90 percent of her skin after suffering a severe reaction to antibiotics prescribed for acne. This is the story of her remarkable recovery.

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Family House Diaries: Going Forward in All New Skin

20-year-old Caitlin Hughes of Charlotte lost 90 percent of her skin after suffering a severe reaction to antibiotics prescribed for acne. This is the story of her remarkable recovery.

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VIDEOS: Ocracoke burn survivor, Burn Center docs speak to media

On July 7, Martez Holland, a burn survivor from the July 4 fireworks explosion in Ocracoke, met with the media in the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center. Drs. Samuel Jones and Bruce Cairns also spoke with the media.

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VIDEOS: Ocracoke burn survivor, Burn Center docs speak to media

On July 7, Martez Holland, a burn survivor from the July 4 fireworks explosion in Ocracoke, met with the media in the N.C. Jaycee Burn Center. Drs. Samuel Jones and Bruce Cairns also spoke with the media.

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Tips for a happy and healthy Independence Day

It’s hard to resist the allure of fireworks on the Fourth of July. After all, it’s the oldest celebration in the nation. But each year, thousands of careless revelers are injured.

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Tips for a happy and healthy Independence Day

It’s hard to resist the allure of fireworks on the Fourth of July. After all, it’s the oldest celebration in the nation. But each year, thousands of careless revelers are injured.

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