If you are living with HS, or know someone who is, you may want to stay up-to-date on the condition as well as current treatments and news.  

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Other Resources

HS Report:  Scarred for Life: 2020 Update - A National Report of Patients' Experiences Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa 

The CSPA launched Scarred for Life: 2020 Update – A National Report of Patients’ Experiences Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa in May 2020 to provide us with more information about the HS patient experience in Canada and abroad. We invite you to read the HS Report, view videos of patients, dermatologists, and mental health professionals, and learn more about the CSPA's work to improve health outcomes and quality of life for people living with HS in Canada.


HS Wound Care Video Series


HS Patient Decision Aid

This decision aid has six steps to guide you through the process of choosing which treatment option best suits you:


HS Awareness Week Webinar

Canadian HS Foundation - a foundation to help Canadian dermatologists better manage HS 

Hidradenitis Suppurativa Decision Aid - a tool to help patients chose what treatment best suites them. 


Clinical Management Guidelines for HS

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Impact on Personal Life                Impact on Work-Life                To Those Newly Diagnosed.

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HS Infographics and Myth Busters (Click to Enlarge):

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 Scarred for Life - A National Report of the Patient Experience Living with Hidradenitis Suppurativa - 2017 

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 HS TED Talk - Bringing HS Out of the Dark - Jackson Gillies