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A Just Published Book Promises To Guide Women Regarding Their Frequent UTI’
...fections, incontinence, pelvic floor prolapse, and interstitial
cystitis. Until recently, there has been only scant attention paid to this very common group of disorders. A Seat on the Aisle, Please! will help women identify and understand urinary tract disorders and play a more informed and active role in seek...
Dealing with IBS
...ns like fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, or interstitial
cystitis. Treatment is directed toward reassurance, education, achievement of a healthier lifestyle, and occasional medication. Dietary advice may include avoiding foods that can trigger symptoms. Fiber supplementation has been shown to be effective ...
Bladder Pain Suppressed By Marijuana-Derived Drug
...een found to suppress bladder pain associated with interstitial
cystitis (IC) in animal models//. The synthetic drug is a analog of a metabolite of THC, the principal component of marijuana. The results of the new study presented at the annual meeting of the American Urological Association highlights that the dru...
Brachytherapy Shows Promise for Cancer Treatment
...herapy is of two types intracavitary treatment and interstitial
treatment. In the former, the radioactive source i...apy.Although, there is an initial soreness from an interstitial
implant there are medications, which the radiation oncologist can prescribe to ease the discomfort. ...
A New Diagnostic Approach To Pediatric Interstitial Lung Disease
lung disease (ILD) comprises a large, heterogeneous group of rare pulmonary disorders //characterized by diffuse infiltrates, restrictive lung disease, and abnormal gas exchange with considerable mortality and morbidity. ILD presents enormous diagnos...
A Novel Method For Measuring Interstitial Fluid Pressure In Cancer Tissues
In normal subcutaneous tissue, the interstitial
fluid pressure (IFP) is negative, and so, when the...ransported from the circulatory system through the interstitial
space by convection (i.e. by streaming of a flowing fluid) rather than by diffusion. Increased tumor...
Marijuana-Derived Drug Promises Hope In Treating Bladder Infection
.... There appears to be no definitive treatment for interstitial
cystitis. The therapy usually employed frequently ...tivity in hypersensitive bladder disorders such as interstitial
cystitis (IC). However, the study has been conducted only on animal models. IP 751 is a potent ant...
New treatment for interstitial cystitis
...lier studies was found to be effective in treating interstitial
cystitis, by inserting six installations into the ...sulfate sodium), the first oral drug developed for interstitial
cystitis, was approved by the FDA. An earlier trial also found that Elmiron combined with hydroxyzin...