/Inspirational Quotes

Pin of the Day – It’s Okay To Tell People You’re Not Okay And That Your IC Is Flaring

Do you hide your IC from family and friends? Do you say "I'm fine" even when you're not? A man with IC was told by his urologist NOT to tell anyone that he was experiencing severe bladder pain. The attitude was "be a man" and, for a couple of years, this courageous IC patient suffered [...]

By |2017-01-31T10:56:52+00:00October 20th, 2014|Awareness, Inspirational Quotes, Interstitial Cystitis Network Blog, Jill's Journal|Comments Off on Pin of the Day – It’s Okay To Tell People You’re Not Okay And That Your IC Is Flaring

Pin of the Day – Everyone Has A Story

One of the hardest parts about IC is that we look normal on the outside, but on the inside we're struggling with pain, stress, worry and anxiety. Our friends and family can't read our minds and, let's be honest, we often get frustrated with those who underestimate or minimize our IC. It's important to remember [...]

By |2017-01-31T10:57:17+00:00October 18th, 2014|Inspirational Quotes, Interstitial Cystitis Network Blog, Jill's Journal|Comments Off on Pin of the Day – Everyone Has A Story