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Measuring your Urine Output to Help Diagnose Bladder Issues

A record of your symptoms can be one of the most useful tools in diagnosing and treating bladder issues.  When it comes to bladder issues, it can be challenging to say whether or not you are voiding “normal” or “abnormal”

Posted in Bladder, Diseases and Conditions, overactive bladder, Resources, Symptoms, Treatments, Uncategorized

Interstitial Cystitis Featured in Health Section of U.S. News

Oftentimes the issues my patients face are “invisible”– they are difficult for ordinary doctors to diagnose and they don’t show up on tests.  Many of my patients have gone from doctor to doctor, specialist to specialist, trying to find resolution

Posted in Bladder, Diagnosis, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, overactive bladder

What is Bladder Training?

Bladder Training is a technique that teaches your bladder to void on a schedule instead of relying on signals from your body.  Women who suffer from Interstitial Cystitis, Overactive Bladder, or other bladder issues may find this technique somewhat helpful. 

Posted in Bladder, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, overactive bladder

Dr. Davis Talks About Interstitial Cystitis in a Video

Two years ago I released a twenty minute video about Interstitial Cystitis.   I put it on YouTube and over 650 people have viewed it!  In this video I talk about bladder anatomy, I draw out the same diagram we used

Posted in Bladder, Diagnosis, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, Medications and Prescriptions, overactive bladder, Resources, Symptoms, Treatments, Urinary Tract Infection

The Bladder; A Diagram of Anatomy and Treatment, Part 3 of 3.

This is the third segment of our blog topic, “The Bladder; A Diagram of Anatomy and Treatment.”  In the previous blog entry we began listing forms of treatment, which are listed in this diagram in parenthesis.  In the previous post

Posted in Bladder, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, Medications and Prescriptions, overactive bladder, Pelvic Floor Muscles, Resources, Symptoms, Treatments

The Bladder; A Diagram of Anatomy and Treatment– Part 2 of 3

In the last blog we talked about the basic anatomy of the bladder and how it communicates with the brain to properly function.  Today, using the same diagram, we’re going to look at some treatments that are used to target

Posted in Bladder, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, Medications and Prescriptions, overactive bladder, Pelvic Floor Muscles, Resources, Symptoms, Treatments, Uncategorized

Is Interstitial Cystitis a Form of Overactive Bladder?

Overactive Bladder causes frequent voiding, night time voiding, urgency, and the feeling of needing to urinate immediately after finishing. Many people who have Overactive Bladder might first think they have a bladder or urinary tract infection because Read More…

Posted in Diagnosis, Diseases and Conditions, Interstitial Cystitis, overactive bladder, Pelvic Floor Muscles, Symptoms

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