PBS Documentary Brings Chronic Pain Out of Shadows

“Many chronic pain sufferers are frustrated with how they are depicted in the media – often as lazy, whining, drug seeking addicts. A new documentary that’s begun airing on local PBS stations is trying to change that narrative.” Read the … Continued

Interstitial Cystitis Featured in U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report published an article in their health section entitled Living With Interstitial Cystitis: The chronic, invisible illness is a literal pain in the bladder. The article features an IC patient and her struggles of teaching with … Continued

Action Alert: Contact Your Senator

ACTION ALERT Contact the office of your Senator serving on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee and ask that they support “interstitial cystitis (IC)” as a condition eligible for study through the Department of Defense Peer-Reviewed Medical Research Program during the Fiscal … Continued

ICA BrightTalk Webinars Moved to YouTube

Have you been to ICA’s YouTube channel lately? We have recently moved all of the ICA webinars from the BrightTalk platform to YouTube. Now you can see all of our videos in one place. Go to https://www.youtube.com/user/ICHelp/videos to view them … Continued

Winter 2016 ICA Update Available Online

The ICA Update is our award-winning magazine with in-depth stories about interstitial cystitis (IC) research, treatment and lifestyle issues. The latest issue, entitled “IC & PT,” includes articles on using pelvic floor physical therapy as an important step on the path … Continued

IC Patient Raising Awareness

Interstitial cystitis (IC) patient, Dani Jo Williams was interviewed on a local news channel for giving back to her community. She was told she would never dance again due to her IC, but she didn’t let it stand in her … Continued