I haven't found any in Iowa yet unfortunately. If they are any in the future I'm betting they would be through University of Iowa.
I'm curious if anyone has had success controlling their HS with diet changes alone. What did you do? I've just finished a 2 week round of doxycycline with zero improvement, in fact it seemed to get worse. Ive had the same sore since Nov 2022. I was recently diagnosed and prescribed doxy at a walk in clinic, and my first dermatologist appointment is next week so I'll find out what my options are then I guess. My mind is going down a rabbit hole thinking I'm going to be on hard-core antibiotics… read more
I have lupus and some other chronic illnesses. I recently did my lupus bloodwork and my kidney values were good but I am anemic right now. I saw that anemia also causes poor wound healing and other skin issues because of the lack of iron. I wonder if this hs flare has triggered a mild lupus flare or maybe vice versa. There seems to be a shortage of dermatologists, but I have a really great rheumatologist. Should I bring up this hs flare to her? If you guys have other conditions/doctors besides… read more