Support “12 Miles for 12 Million with IC”

This October 1st, IC patient and activist Sheila Erimez will literally be “making strides” for the cause! Check out her “12 Miles for 12 Million with IC” fundraiser and awareness campaign, and consider making a donation. On behalf of up … Continued


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 “Navigating Disability,” includes articles on filing for disability by a professional claim specialist, a world renowned IC specialist, … Continued

Reserve Your Copy of The Interstitial Cystitis Solution!

The Interstitial Cystitis Solution, written by ICA Board member and board-certified pelvic health PT Dr. Nicole Cozean, is now available for pre-sale and will be released in bookstores nationwide in October 2016. Make your pre-sale purchase from Amazon by clicking here, … Continued

Designate November 2016 as National Bladder Health Month

Action Alert! Be an advocate for IC patients by sending your Members of Congress a letter asking them to sponsor a Senate measure to designate November 2016 “National Bladder Health Month.” Bladder health is an important public health issue that … Continued

Register Today for ICA’s Disability Webinar

Join us on Thursday, September 22 at 7:00 PM (EST) for the next ICA webinar IC & Disability: The Nuts and Bolts of Filing a Claim. Produced as a companion piece to the Summer 2016 ICA Update entitled “Navigating Disability,” … Continued

Article Index for ICA Update

Searching for specific information related to IC? Trying to locate a particular ICA Update article? ICA has created a comprehensive index organizing all articles by topic area. Each issue of the ICA Update provides innovative IC-related articles about research, treatment, … Continued

ICA Call for Volunteer Writers

ICA is searching for outstanding writers to contribute compelling, engaging, and informative articles for the ICA website and award-winning magazine, ICA Update. Volunteers will receive additional details including background information, contact information for interviews, and deadlines, and will need to … Continued

ICA Call for Volunteer Writers

ICA is looking for outstanding volunteer writers with the ability and experience to write and contribute compelling, engaging, and informative copy for its website and articles for its award-winning magazine, ICA Update. Volunteer writers will receive emailed assignment details (background … Continued


Interstitial cystitis is difficult to say and IC is not a sexy condition. Family and friends probably haven’t even heard of it. ICA understands. That’s why we advocate to raise awareness and research dollars which are desperately needed to ensure … Continued