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All About Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary tract infections are explained to teens in this article. Information is presented on symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.

Review Date: August 02, 2012

The Nemours Foundation

Disability & IC (Interstitial Cystitis)

If interstitial cystitis (IC) is disabling you and preventing you from working, look into disability insurance. Here is some information that may help you get started.

Review Date: November 02, 2011

Interstitial Cystitis Association

Find a Urologist

Search this database to find a practicing AUAF (American Urological Association Foundation) member urologist in the United States or internationally.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

Urology Care Foundation

Kidney Stones in Adults

A kidney stone is a hard mass that forms in the urinary tract that can cause pain in the back or lower abdomen. Learn how lifestyle changes can help treat and prevent kidney stones.

Review Date: October 11, 2011

NIH National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases - NIDDK

Nongonococcal Urethritis (NGU): Questions and Answers

Learn how to reduce your risk of getting or passing on NGU (NonGonococcal Urethritis), an infection of the urethra often caused by chlamydia, a common infection in men and women.

Review Date: December 21, 2012

American Social Health Association

Patient Awards and Scholarships - Kidney & Urology Foundation of America

The Kidney & Urology Foundation of America offers scholarships and awards to stimulate education, enable rehabilitation and allow individuals to live productively with renal and urologic disease.

Review Date: March 17, 2011

Kidney and Urology Foundation of America

Patient Education Brochures: Urology Care Foundation

Find free patient education materials on prostate, bladder and sexual health.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

Urology Care Foundation

Preventing Erectile Dysfunction (ED): What You Should Know- (PDF)

Taking active steps to prevent Erectile Dysfunction (E) may help you maintain erectile function, but also help you lead a healthier life overall.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

Urology Care Foundation

Sexual and Urologic Problems of Diabetes

Learn how to control your diabetes and lower your risk of sexual and urologic problems.

Review Date: February 21, 2013

NIH National Diabetes Information Clearinghouse - NDIC
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Support Groups: Interstitial Cystitis Association

The Interstitial Cystitis Association offers in-person, phone, and cyber-support within the United States, and support groups that meet around the world. Information on starting an IC Support Group is included.

Review Date: April 23, 2012

Interstitial Cystitis Association

Treatment Options for Interstitial Cystitis

This section covers a wide variety of IC-related topics, including information about various IC treatments, self-help and diet options.

Review Date: April 23, 2012

Interstitial Cystitis Association

Urology A to Z

Search alphabetically or by common conditions-and get the facts you need on over 140 topics related to urological health. Find information on male and female cancers, infertility, bladder problems, yeast infections, and more.

Review Date: February 26, 2013

Urology Care Foundation