Lesions from HS

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Can lesions caused by HS be healed? 

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    Hello Karen, my name is Nicole. I've had hs for over 5 years now. I have never really been in remission with this disease but I do have my more calm moments with it now and then. When it comes to healing the lesions usually need to heal on their own. I never put anything on my holes/wounds. If they are irritated enough or hurt I end up covering them with a gauze pad and some pain free tape. When my wounds stay covered they're much happier and heal faster. They do close up and turn back into a scar. I also take 4 Turmeric capsules daily to keep my hs at bay/under control if you will. It really helps me wicked. I hope that I was able to help you. Take good care of yourself. Have a wonderful day.

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    Mine have fully healed, in my right underarm and groin. Had HS for 15 yrs, now in remission.

    My left axilla has vents, with minimal discharge and no major discomfort.

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      Thanks for writing back. Yes, I do feel blessed. Alternative treatment (homeopathy) has put me into remission.

      I had tried dietary changes, but was unable to identify any specific trigger foods. When this attempt and conventional treatment (surgeries, meds etc.) failed, my HS got to a unbearable state. I then decided to try a very different approach.

      Was under the care of a very skilled Homeopath for 5yrs. She worked on the underlying abnormal tendencies, carefully choosing the remedies. Also suggested some lifestyle/dietary tweaks and destressing techniques. I'm in remission due to all these factors. Primarily, homeopathic care.

      I have a post about my HS journey, check it out if you want more details. Any more questions, feel free to ask! Take care. Good luck! smile

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    My pleasure. Sorry for the typos in that post. I haven't been able to find an 'Edit' button, once I post a reply smile

    Here is the link:

    https://patient.info/forums/discuss/homeopathy-has-worked-wonders-on-me-after-15yrs-of-suffering-with-hs--661376

    Any questions, you know where to find me smile

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