Many burn survivors share experiences of their injury and road to recovery on blogs, social media, websites and articles. Reading about their journey and feelings can be very beneficial and inspirational for those recovering from a burn injury themselves. On this page there are links to a selection of websites with burn survivor stories you may find helpful.
Healthtalk.org is a website where people have shared, through video or audio, their experiences of living with a health condition to help others get an understanding of what it’s like to live with the condition.
A Burn Injuries section is now available and includes adult and young adult burn survivors, young people and parents of children with a range of burn injuries discussing their experiences across many topics – follow this link to hear what they had to say, HealthTalk – Burn Injuries
From out of the flames: The story of a burn victim Video Link
Exercise following burn injury – 3 burn survivors share their experience of beginning an exercise routine after a burn injury. The video also includes the perspectives of health care professionals who explain the importance of exercise after a burn injury. Video Link