Sharing brave stories of our customers
Life - beyond wound care
HARTMANN Stories is a series of films featuring real people - our customers.
We're lifting the lid on wound care and what it's truly like to live every day with a wound. HARTMANN Stories looks beyond what we see as a wound care dressing and managing a wound as a patient, supporting a loved one with a wound or being a healthcare professional trying to heal a wound. We're revealing the people and their experiences to help others in similar situations understand the real-life issues and daily challenges that living with a wound brings.
The videos on this page showcase personal and honest accounts of what life is really like when every day means facing pain, mobility difficulties, mental health challenges, and family life upheaval, all due to a wound.
Watch Brian's story of living with a leg ulcer
Brian and his wife from the West Midlands tell us how their family life and mental health have been affected since suffering from a venous leg ulcer.
Watch Carole's story of living with a leg ulcer
Carole from Cornwall tells us about her painful journey to recovery after suffering from a large leg ulcer that very nearly meant having her leg amputated.
Whether you're a medical professional or someone who has been suffering from a long standing wound, you will find HARTMANN Stories to be relevant and relatable. So grab a brew, settle in and watch our series of compelling heartfelt videos that hopefully will show you - you are not alone, and someone is here to help.
It's because of our customers that we will continue to innovate and improve everything we do for another 200 years.
At HARTMANN, our priority is and will always be the people who need our wound care products. We take time to understand the issues healthcare professionals and their patients face to help work towards giving every person affected by a wound a better quality of life. HARTMANN Stories drives us to achieve our mission of Helping, Caring and Protecting.