IC Awareness Daily Fact #10 – Children With IC/BPS Face Many Struggles

(By Jill Heidi Osborne, ICN President) It's hard enough to face pelvic pain as an adult, but can you imagine being a young child who can't sleep through the night, can't sit through class and who may not be believed by their families or doctors? Children as young as three years old have been diagnosed with [...]

By |2017-07-21T07:46:46-07:00September 10th, 2014|Announcements, Daily Facts|Comments Off on IC Awareness Daily Fact #10 – Children With IC/BPS Face Many Struggles

IC Awareness Daily Fact #8 – Inappropriate Hysterectomies Tragically Occur

Some patients have had inappropriate hysterectomies only to discover, after the fact, that their pelvic pain was originating from their bladder. IC patient Angela Burch won a $2,000,000 federal medical malpractice settlement in Florida when her ob-gyn needlessly removed her healthy uterus even after the urologist reported that she had interstitial cystitis. This is not [...]

By |2017-07-21T07:46:46-07:00September 8th, 2014|Announcements, Daily Facts|Comments Off on IC Awareness Daily Fact #8 – Inappropriate Hysterectomies Tragically Occur

2014 IC Awareness Month Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 September 1, 2014 Patients Suffer As Employers Limit Restroom Access September is Interstitial Cystitis Awareness Month (Santa Rosa, CA) Have you been punished at work for asking to use the restroom? Employees of the WaterSaver Faucet Company face probing personal questions and termination if they use the restroom more than six minutes [...]

By |2017-07-21T07:46:46-07:00August 28th, 2014|Announcements, Media Kit|Comments Off on 2014 IC Awareness Month Press Release
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