Ken Engelman's blog

“I’ll be happy when I can make a fist.” That’s my short response when people ask about my recovery from burns suffered in a propane explosion two months ago. Since then I’ve gone through more than $13,000 worth of skin grafts and physical therapy - focused on rejuvenating the appearance and functions of my right arm and hand.


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