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Inspire Grows Online Patient Community to One Million Strong


interstitial-cystitis-associationWe’re happy for our partner Inspire which is now at one million members.

“It’s gratifying and humbling to see the community’s growth,” said Brian Loew, co-founder and CEO of Inspire. “We see it as a testament to the wisdom of empowered patients and caregivers who are leading a movement toward patient-centered care.”

Inspire is known for not just the size of the community but for the activity of the patients and caregivers interacting in more than 200 online groups. Last year, Inspire reached another milestone of one billion words written by its community members.

Read the full press release.

ICA’s Online Support Community (Inspire group) is growing at a fast pace. We currently have over 7,000 members. Join ICA’s Online Support Community at