Taking steps to beat the HS skin disease

Pondering in Regent's Park, 20140817, by Aaron Lee (1448x815)How do you react to the news that you’ve been diagnosed with a rare and, so far, incurable skin disease that may plague you for your entire adult life?

Hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) is a chronic skin disease which appears near and around the most personal parts of the body, such as the armpits, groin and breasts. This little-known disease is believed to affect one per cent of the UK population, yet, due to misdiagnosis and those suffering in silence, the figure may in fact be higher. Continue reading