I have to wear special undergarments that are not sexy in any matter, and I sleep in breathable, cotton pajamas.
Let’s make something crystal clear: HS is not an STD, and it is not contagious.
Don’t be afraid to talk to loved ones about your pain and frustrations.
I made it through because it hit me one day that HS is simply one of the cards I’ve been dealt.
As someone suffering with HS, all you need at the end of the day is the unwavering support of a loved one.
It’s hard to live with a chronic illness, so it’s important to find some way to vent regularly.
I’m not going to let it ruin my life, or control it. My life is my own regardless of the circumstances.
Needless to say, life was not the same. I no longer felt as if I was in control of my own destiny. But I also knew that I couldn’t carry on this way.
Here are the top five misconceptions you’re bound to face if you suffer from this chronic skin condition.
Anyone who loves and respects you will do everything they can to support you through whatever health related struggles you’re facing.