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New Study Finds Ankle Neuromodulation Effective For Refractory Overactive Bladder

Non-Invasive Ankle Neuromodulation Suggested For Use Before More Risky and Expensive Surgical Neuromodulation The use of neuromodulation, aka the delivery of a mild electronic pulse to nerves of

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What’s the relationship between IC and OAB?

Researcher Receives $150k Grant To Explore The Connection Between OAB and IC Did you know that the term “overactive bladder” was created by a marketing company for use in those

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Why It Hurts Down There – Prevention Covers Pelvic Floor Dysfunction

Prevention Magazine released a fabulous article, “Why It Hurts Down There“, which discusses how pelvic floor dysfunction can be the cause of many pelvic pain conditions, such as IC,

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Bladder Rape by Silver Nitrate

How One Patient Was Forced To Have A Treatment Without Her Consent (Author: Jill H. Osborne MA, President, IC Network) There is no excuse for what happened to a female IC patient THIS YEAR. Her

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Confused About Catheters?

Do you catheterize? Scared of catheters? Not sure about types of catheters used? Diane Newman DNP, ANP-BC, FANN is a Nurse Practitioner specializing in the prevention of urinary tract infections.

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April 2014 ICN E-Newsletter Released!

The latest issue of our free e-newsletter, currently read buy more than 27,000 patients, is available for your review! Read it now at: http://www.ic-network.com/newsletters/ezine0414.html In this

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New Center For Pelvic Medicine Serving Patients in Greater Philadelphia Area

Are you a patient of Dr. Susan Kellogg-Spadt or Jennifer Fariello CRNP in the Philadelphia area? They have joined forces with Bryn Mawr Urology to create a new division dedicated to pelvic

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Five Ways To Find Comfort When Struggling with Bladder or Pelvic Pain

A Physical therapist shares her favorite self-help strategies for patients with bladder or pelvic pain (Editors Note: When physical therapist Mary Ruth Velicki was diagnosed with IC, she endured

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Got Green Urine? What The Color of Your Urine Says About You!

The Cleveland Clinic released a fabulous infographic to help patients understand why their urine changes color and if that change is something to be worried about. Normally pale yellow in color,

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IC & Pelvic Pain Expert Christopher Payne MD Leaving Stanford to Start New Clinic

Dr. Christopher Payne, one of the best interstitial cystitis and pelvic pain specialists in the world, has announced that he is leaving Stanford Hospital at the end of March 2014 to go into

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