Perhaps you’ve watched him on American Idol. Maybe you love his music, or his writing. If, by chance, you were in the audience when he gave an inspiring TED talk about living with an autoimmune condition, you’ll know that Jackson Gillies is no ordinary singer and songwriter. Jackson has Hidradenitis Suppurativa, a condition that is relatively unknown, and talked about even less. Here, he shows us an honest look at his daily routine as he lives and thrives even with HS.
Could Your Symptoms Be Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS)?
When pimple-like bumps or boils start showing up in areas where skin rubs together, you may question what’s going on with your body. Take the quiz to see if your symptoms may be HS—a chronic inflammatory skin condition that may be linked to the immune system.
Please note: This quiz is not meant to diagnose patients with HS. After completing this quiz, please talk to your dermatologist about your answers as soon as possible.