There was a time not too long ago when an HIV positive diagnosis was seen as an instant death sentence. While there is still some stigma surrounding the disease but it’s important to know that living a long, full, healthy life after an HIV diagnosis is absolutely possible.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa has been referred to as “the hidden plague” and with good reason. It’s one of those chronic conditions that people tend not to discuss if they have it. So many people are quiet about it that it’s been estimated that as many as 50% of people with this condition have no idea what it is or that they have it.