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Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa –The Calm Before the Storm

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I’ve recently been on a six-week course of IV antibiotics. This was given to me at home via a mid-line that stays in your arm for the entire six weeks. As well as having anti-bacterial properties, it also helped to reduce inflammation. The Previous Storm Six weeks ago, things were pretty bad. I was in […]

6 Tips for Talking to your Friends & Family about HS

If you are visiting family or friends, the topic of your Hidradenitis Suppurativa might come up. Like any chronic illness, HS has symptoms and lifestyle adaptations. You may need to take medication. Or you eat differently from everyone else at the table. You also may have talked to your loved ones before now. Close family […]