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The Many Names of Hidradenitis Suppurativa

The many names of HS

Hidradenitis Suppurativa is the name we all know, but maybe not love. It turns out doctors might feel the same. Names are certainly more than labels, they are descriptions. However, HS doesn’t accurately describe the physiological process. As well as that, HS is not the only name for the condition. Today we are going to […]

Covid-19, Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Motivation

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Let’s talk about hidradenitis suppurativa and motivation during these strange days. We are now almost a month into the Covid-19 restrictions and people are getting tired of it. Hidradenitis suppurativa can affect our motivation at the best of times. In the beginning, you were working from home. You had so much time and nowhere else […]

Meditation to Aid Hidradenitis Suppurativa

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Even if you haven’t tried it yet, you most likely have heard of meditation. Research shows that the practice of meditation as an effective tool for managing stress, improving focus, concentration and reducing pain. Meditation is not a cure for Hidradenitis suppurativa. But it could be a very powerful tool to help manage feelings of […]

HS, Stress and Reflective Writing

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HS and Stress First things first, stress is not a bad thing because it plays a role in many functions in your body from metabolism to your heartbeat. Without it, you would die. When we talk about stress and harm, we are usually talking about the stress that exceeds our ability to cope. It may […]

Body Positivity – A Book Review

Book Review: Body Positive Power by Megan Jayne Crabbe Body positivity is something I have been interested in for a while. Unfortunately, online, it seems to be a battleground. Some people seem very confident in their bodies telling everyone that they should be too. Others mesh health and morality. This can intimidate someone new, who […]

How A HS Patient Became CEO Of A Wound Care Company

Suzanne Moloney, CEO and Founder of HidraMed Solutions

Anyone living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa knows the score… sore, oozing and draining skin, and the constant worry of springing a leak unexpectedly. I’ve lived with this since I was a young teen. One day it all got too much to manage and led me to set up my own wound care company.  I was frustrated. […]

HidraMed Solutions shortlisted for two JWC awards

The HidraMed Solutions team were thrilled to be notified that their hard work is being recognised. HidraMed has been shortlisted for two awards at The Journal of Wound Care Awards 2020. The categories that HidraMed are a finalist for are Innovation in Skin Integrity, which is sponsored by ISTAP and Innovation in Wound Care which […]