Last updated: June 2022
At HSDisease.com we provide patients and caregivers with a platform to learn, educate, and connect with peers and healthcare professionals.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) can have an enormous impact on the lives of patients and their loved ones. Whether you have just started experiencing the early signs and symptoms of HS or have been living with HS for years, HSDisease.com strives to provide you with tools and resources to help manage your disease. We hope the information provided by patients, caregivers, and healthcare professionals at HSDisease.com will help improve your quality of life.
NOTE: Only you and your doctor can decide which treatments are right for you. Do not stop taking or change a treatment or prescription medicine, or the way you use them, without first consulting your doctor.
At HSDisease.com, we strive to provide you with the most accurate and relevant information. We use only trustworthy sources, such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Hidradenitis Suppurativa Foundation, Inc., and peer-reviewed journals among others. We follow the principles of the Health On the Net Foundation to provide transparent and reliable health information.
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We encourage individuals impacted by HS to share their own experiences with the community. We welcome your questions, comments and suggestions! Please e-mail us at contact@HSDisease.com and we will respond as soon as possible.
Please note that our team hours are Monday-Friday 8:30AM - 5:30PM EST. While we may respond during the evenings and weekends, we cannot guarantee a response outside of our standard team hours.
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