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Interstitial Cystitis Association

Health AwardsThe Interstitial Cystitis Association (ICA) is the only nonprofit charitable organization dedicated solely to improving the quality of healthcare and lives of people living with interstitial cystitis (IC).

IC is recurring pelvic pain, pressure, or discomfort in the bladder and pelvic region, often associated with urinary frequency (needing to go often) and urgency (feeling a strong need to go).

IC can affect anyone. More than 12 million people in the US have IC:

  • Women: 3 to 8 million
  • Men: 1 to 4 million
  • Children: prevalence data are not known

 

Revised Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

Latest from ICA

ICA’s Self-Care Adventure Links

16 June 2022

The ICA’s Spring into Summer Self-Care Adventure was so helpful to the people who participated that we are sharing it with the entire IC/BPS community! Here is a complete list of the offerings from last week: PT Self- Treatment at … Continued

May God Bless your organization for all the wonderful work they are doing.

- Michelle

Interstitial Cystitis Association

  • 7918 Jones Branch Drive,
    Suite 300
    McLean, VA 22102
  • icamail@ichelp.org

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