David is a 14 year old boy that is a true Hero. He saved his family in an attempt to put out a house fire. In doing so, David received serious burns to over 30% of his body. He has already spent one month in the hospital for full dressing change procedures, skin grafting and surgery. Throughout everything, David has been optimistic and happy. He expresses his frustrations with the pain and changes in ability but unlike most 14 year old burn victims, he has coped well from very early on in his stay. He is eager to assist in his medical care and works hard to improve.