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Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal

Hi ,
I wonder if someone could help me. I am due for a dermatologist appointment in July where hopefully I can get some help /diagnosis that I have Hs . I have been researching and read that laser hair removal can help . So I purchased an at home device but in reading the instructions it says so not use on broken or infected skin . I have been struggling with my right arm pit for about 6 months with a flare up . My question is has anyone had /done home ipl on a site where you have issues ? I… read more

Has Anyone That Has Been On Humira Have Fertility Issues?

Has Anyone That Has Been On Humira Have Fertility Issues?

Doctor wants me to start humira as my next step just concerned about fertility issues for I am still only 25 and have no children yet.

A myHSteam Member said:

Definitely worth researching to be sure of all side effects. Wishing you the best

posted about 2 months ago

What Kind Of Bandages/dressings Do Y'all Use?

What Kind Of Bandages/dressings Do Y'all Use?

A myHSteam Member said:

I use the dollar store gauze when I need dress anything.

posted 4 months ago

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

A myHSteam Member said:

How do you get started in clinical trials?

posted 9 months ago

Does Anyone Get Bruising Under The Bumps Around Their Groin?

Does Anyone Get Bruising Under The Bumps Around Their Groin?

In two weeks I had a flare up that scarred now, and now there are new ones with even more bruising and pain.

A myHSteam Member said:

There horrible

posted about 1 month ago

Anyone Know Of Good Dermatologists In South Eastern Ontario?

Anyone Know Of Good Dermatologists In South Eastern Ontario?

Looking for a Dermatologist between Toronto - Kingston that has a good knowledge of HS and is open to other treatments and doesn't have a huge waitlist.

A myHSteam Member said:

Thanks James! Hope your appointment goes well. When is it scheduled for? Wishing you luck!!!

posted 2 months ago
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