In 2012 we opened up our first Burn Care Gemach to residents of the Old City, run by Shifra, an oil fire burn victim, read her story here. In Aug. 2012, Chaya Malka had a visit with “Pippie” the three-year-old burn victim from South Africa who has made front-page headlines because of a revolutionary skin transplant operation […]
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Do you know that a child’s skin grafts do not grow as he grows? That’s why so many burn patients have to have repeated transplants. An Israeli health care start-up company called MediWound has a promising new treatment that may prevent the need for skin grafts altogether. They successfully finished Phase III of their clinical […]cream, debridase, healing, israel, medecine, medical, mediwound
In Loving Memory of Evie Green – Alta Chava Hentcha bas Yaakov Zvi – on her 19th Yartsite. The Schiff Family had just kashered their microwave with a cup of water. That cup of freshly boiled water was sitting on the kitchen counter. Tovi, their 2.5 yr old granddaughter, is interested in everything. Seconds later […]burns, children, healing, honey, microwave, salve, shock