Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Self-Care Guide for Your HS

by Krista Bennett DeMaio Health Writer
Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Let's Talk About Hidradenitis Suppurativa

by Linda Rodgers Health Writer
Vincent Nguyen and Starla Mathis
Hidradenitis Suppurativa

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.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Just One More Question About HS!

For our "Just One More Question!" video series, Dr. Christopher Sayed sat down with us to answer some of the most common questions he hears from his patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

6 Tips That Make Working Out With HS Easier

Managing HS is risky business, especially when a solution—like regular exercise—comes with its own set of issues.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

HS Scar Prevention Secrets That Really Work

The bumps from your flare are gone, but you may be left with painful scars. Here’s how to prevent them in the first place.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Dos and Don'ts for Treating HS Wounds at Home

Daily self-care is key to finding relief from the pain and swelling that hidradenitis suppurative can bring.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

The Facts About Weight and Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS)

Excess folds in the skin are the ideal environment for an HS flare—and losing weight may help prevent symptoms.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

When It's Not Just HS

It's hard enough having one chronic illness, let alone multiple. But for many people with hidradenitis suppurative, that's exactly what they face. Get the details on the most common conditions that cluster with HS.

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Hidradenitis Suppurativa

The Top HS Odor Fighters

Hidradenitis suppurativa can be a smelly condition. These HS-safe finds help soothe skin while controlling odor.