IC Resources


Here are some great ways to learn more about interstitial cystitis (IC) and strategies for coping with the urgency, frequency, and bladder pain of IC.

ICA Update

The ICA Update is an award-winning quarterly magazine that focuses on current interstitial cystitis (IC) research, treatment, and lifestyle issues. The ICA Update is a benefit of membership in the ICA:


Read a sample ICA Update article: Are You Sleeping...Are You Sleeping?

ICA e-Newswire

Sign up for the Interstitial Cystitis Association (ICA) e-Newswire to keep abreast of the latest stories, stay up-to-date on interstitial cystitis (IC) news and announcements, and learn about IC community events. We also feature targeted news on certain weeks each month.

ICA Store

Brochures, fact sheets, books and other educational resources to help you and your support people learn more about the realities of living with interstitial cystitis (IC). Resources are available in bulk for healthcare providers, community health fairs, support group meetings, etc. ICA members receive a 50% discount on store orders!

Interstitial Cystitis Reading Lists

Learn more about interstitial cystitis (IC) and chronic pelvic pain. Also, help the cause and the Interstitial Cystitis Association (ICA)—purchase from Amazon by clicking on the links from the ICA website and this online retailer makes a donation to the ICA!

Helpful Products

There are many products available that can be helpful in relieving IC symptoms. Local pharmacies and supermarkets sell most. Some are only sold on the internet. However, when you have IC there are many factors to consider before trying one of these products. Talk with your healthcare provider and your pharmacist. Find out if these products are right for you.

Posted October 28, 2010