Patient Comments: Boils - Experience

Did you have any complications from your boils? Please describe your experience with boils.

Comment from: Nelly Clay, 25-34 Female (Caregiver) Published: July 13

I have seen many of my clients who come to see me with very serious complication of boils, very painful and stinging and some cannot help but cry because of the excruciating pain from the boils. At times they bleed furiously. However, most of these cases happen because of someone delaying in administering or even stopping the treatment prematurely.

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Comment from: sunflower, 35-44 Female (Patient) Published: March 15

I have been getting boils for 20 or so years. They are worse in the summer and just before I get my period. I have tried alot of ways to keep them at bay. I get them under my arms and my groin are. They are sometimes very painful. I am sad that other people suffer like me, yet relieved im not alone. I found hot compress works and antibacterial soap helps a little. But they always come back.

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