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Managing Your Mental Health With HS

Managing Your Mental Health With HS

Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) is more than a skin disease. I don’t need to tell you the ways it can affect your body. But it can be equally devastating on your mental health. You may learn to treat your physical symptoms. But, it’s equally important to...

9 Ways to Make Life Easier With HS

9 Ways to Make Life Easier With HS

  Last week we talked about things that can make HS worse and how to deal with them. But HS can affect us in many ways and not all of them are to do with flare-ups. There are strategies we can use to manage our condition better overall. So, it should come as no...

HS Misdiagnosis and Treatment – Michael’s Story

HS Misdiagnosis and Treatment – Michael’s Story

So, if you’re reading this, you most likely have or know someone who has Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS).  I’m a 24-year-old male living in sunny South Florida. The humidity is through the roof, and the chub rub is well… rubbing. That being said, firstly,...

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Trigger Foods

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Trigger Foods

Being diagnosed with HS can be a life changing moment, and very often, we can feel a sense of grief and loss of control of our bodies. While there is no cure for HS, doctors and researchers are working hard developing new treatments that will help to improve our lives...

Fabric Selection in the Management of HS

Fabric Selection in the Management of HS

Sometimes hidradenitis suppurativa can be worsened by the clothing we wear. Some fabrics contribute to friction. Other materials may not be breathable or absorbent. The wrong fabric, especially in undergarments, can make HS more uncomfortable than it already is. This...

Exercise and Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Exercise and Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Hidradenitis Suppurativa takes its toll on our bodies in many ways. As well as dealing with the usual pains and discomfort of the wounds and lesions, HS also causes us to walk differently and sit differently. HS can even affect our posture. HidraWear has teamed up...

Daily Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Daily Management of Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Firstly, most people with hidradenitis suppurativa manage some element of their condition daily. Whether that’s lifestyle or wound care at home, we are certainly always working to keep ourselves safe and well. So, you can never have enough HS tips. Secondly,...

Essentials for Life with Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Essentials for Life with Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Everyone manages their condition in their own way. We all have our favourite creams and antiseptics. Strange I know, but that’s living with HS. If you are newly diagnosed, you may not know where to start. In this post, we are going to talk about your options...