A 9/11 Burn Survivor’s Inspiring Recovery
On September 11, 2001, Lauren Manning, a former managing director and partner at Cantor Fitzgerald, suffered burns on over 82 percent of her body in the attack on the World Trade Center. In the ensuing months in hospital, death stalked her. But through hard work, faith, and the love of family and friends, she eventually triumphed over pain and disability. Here, a visual chronicle of her inspiring journey of transformation, excerpted from her book, "Unmeasured Strength" (Henry Holt and Company).