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“It is really important to me and the HidraMed Solutions team to make sure we are doing our part to raise awareness of Hidradenitis Suppurativa. More awareness will mean faster diagnoses and fast diagnosis is key to being able to manage the condition.”

Suzanne Moloney
CEO & Founder of HidraMed Solutions,
HS Patient and Advocate

Patient Resources

HidraWear is the world’s first and only Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) specific wound dressing system, intended for use by people with wounds in difficult to dress areas of the body, such as the armpit, buttocks & groin. The system is made up of two parts:

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12 Things To Know About Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS)

Although Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) affects at least 1% of the general population it is still mistaken for a rare disease. Here are 12 things that you may not have known…
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Hidradenitis Suppurativa – A Mindful Approach

Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa Today, I’m going to talk about mindfulness. Now, I’m not a zen Buddhist, or a mindfulness master, far from it! However, I am learning the benefits…
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Hair removal and Hidradenitis Suppurativa

While it is true that hair removal can sometimes irritate your hidradenitis suppurativa, it is always a personal choice. Hair removal should not be obligatory, but it shouldn’t be off-limits…
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Tiffany’s HS Story – A Terrible Misdiagnosis

Early Signs It all started with a few bumps on my inner thighs, vagina and the occasional butt sore when I was around 17 years old. At first, I really…
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I Felt Alone And That No One Would Take Me Seriously – Lindsay’s HS Story

My name is Lindsay. I was 15 when I first started getting signs of HS. Of course at that time we had no idea. My doctor just thought that it…
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HS Will Not Dim My Shine – Danasha’s HS Story

Hello, my name is Danasha and I am a Hidradenitis Suppurativa Warrior. I inherited this condition from both sides of my parents' families.  My mom actually has the condition. I…
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How I use My Mental Health Experience To Cope With HS – Candice’s HS Story

My name is Candice and I’m 49 years old. As a teen, I started to get lumps on my breasts, armpits, bottom and occasionally my face which coincided with my…
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Raising HS Awareness Through Film – Ashley’s HS Story

Let me Introduce Myself! Firstly, Hello! My name is Ashley and I’m a 22-year-old college student and filmmaker from Helena, Alabama. My HS story began when I was around 12…
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My HS Started In Middle School – Vikki’s HS Story

The Early Years I don’t remember the exact age when HS started but I know I was already getting lumps by middle school, so I want to say around 11-12…
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5 Things Not to Say to Someone with Hidradenitis Suppurativa

When people are unwell or live with a chronic condition, it can be hard to know what to say for the best. I think it is in our nature as…
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Free & Cheap Self-Care ideas

Let me guess you are sick of hearing about self-care? Every time you open Instagram, you see it used in an advertisement. As if the daily hustle and bustle can…
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Will My Kids Have Hidradenitis Suppurativa?

As with everything Hidradenitis Suppurativa, this is not a simple answer. Genetics are complicated, and they are not a certainty. Just because you have a predisposition for something does not…