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9 Sneaky Triggers of an Eczema Flare

Learn these surprising red flags so you can thwart an eczema breakout before it thwarts you.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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11 Eczema Myths That Can Hurt Your Skin

These untruths have dermatologists scratching their heads. Learn the real deal, improve your skin.

By Krista Bennett DeMaio
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Psoriatic Arthritis: Need a Treatment Change?

There are too many treatment options to settle for one that’s not working. Watch for these red flags that suggest it’s time to talk to your doctor about switching things up.

By Amy Marturana Winderl
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Psoriatic Arthritis and Disability: All Your Questions, Answered!

If your PsA symptoms are so severe that it’s difficult to keep working, you may want to apply for disability benefits. Start here, with this basic guide to the often-confusing process.

By Amy Marturana Winderl
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10 Ways to Chillax for Fewer Hives

No surprise here: Stress can really mess with your skin, especially if you get chronic hives. Reduce flare-ups with this guide filled with relaxation tactics.

By Dori Price
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What It's Really Like to Live With HS

Living with a painful skin condition like hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) can feel isolating and scary. These HS influencers are breaking the silence about this misunderstood chronic illness.

By Maryn Liles
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9 Top Qs About Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Just diagnosed with HS? You're probably relieved and confused all at once. There's a name for your condition…but what is it exactly? We've got the answers you're looking for.

By Benedict Cosgrove
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The Best—and Worst—Hair Removal Techniques for Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Shaving, waxing, or lasering? Which hair-removal technique is best if you have HS? We've got the answers.

By Kaleigh Fasanella
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Simple Home Remedies to Soothe HS

While you're waiting for your prescription meds to kick in, these strategies may help ease the pain and discomfort that comes with hidradenitis suppurativa.

By Benedict Cosgrove
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The Comfiest Bras and Underwear that Won't Irritate Your HS

When you have a painful skin condition, the only thing you want next to your body are soft fabrics and painless seams. These intimates pass the test.

By Maryn Liles