WHEN IT FEELS LIKE A UTI BUT IT’S NOT
Interstitial cystitis (IC), can seem like a chronic urinary tract infection. But unlike a UTI, no bacterial infection is present. All the other annoying symptoms are however — especially the frequent and often painful urination. It often hits around the age of 40 and nearly one million Americans suffer from it — 90 percent of them are women. But there is relief.