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Dr. Robert Echenberg, one of the top pelvic pain specialists in the world, has announced that he is expanding his practice to New York City effective December 1st, 2015. He will be seeing patients two days a week in NYC and one day a week in his clinic in Pennsylvania.
Known for both his patient compassion and […]
The IC Diet Project is a collaborative effort of three IC authors to bring healthy, fresh and flavorful recipes to patients who struggle with bladder, stomach and/or gut sensitivity. Founded in 2013 and made possible by the generosity of Prelief, it features seasonal recipes that have been enjoyed thousands of patients. This year, we celebrate […]
If you have been diagnosed with Interstitial Cystitis/ Bladder Pain Syndrome (IC/BPS) you may be eligible to participate in a new clinical research study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an investigational drug made out of natural egg yolk (LP-08). Lipella Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is conducting the study at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, MI.
LP-08, a […]
By Wendy Cohan RN & Jill Osborne MA
It’s a problem no one feels comfortable talking about – always running to the bathroom! Bladder problems run the gamut – extended bedwetting in children, frequency and urgency in adults, stress incontinence after childbirth and in seniors, and difficulty urinating in older men. Perhaps most problematic of all […]
What do the following events have in common?
A Car Accident
Delivering a Baby
A Chemical Exposure
The Loss Of A Spouse
A Long Motorcycle Ride
Holding Urine Too Long
Each have been reported by patients as the probable cause of their IC symptoms. Zoe can tell you exactly what triggered her IC, a devastating car accident. She was rear ended by […]
One of the oldest and most trusted OTC supplements used by patients who struggle with acid sensitivity is Prelief! Developed by Alan Kligerman and AKPharma, it has helped millions of people in the past 25 years enjoy a more balanced diet. Alan has retired and a new company, DSE Health Care Solutions, has purchased Prelief […]
If you love getting a manicure or pedicure, a recent announcement by the Environmental Working Group will make you rethink the brands you might be using. Polishes by Sally Hansen, Essie, OPI, Revlon, Wet N Wild, Spa Ritual, Orly, theBalm, Nuance, Maybelline and Beauty without Cruelty contain a chemical called triphenyl phosphate (TPHP), known for its endocrine-disrupting […]