Patient Education & Support

Patient Education Articles | Share a Story | Support Organizations

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February 2010

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Patient Education Articles

The following links take you to patient-friendly information provided by urologychannel and other physician-monitored resources:

Health & Wellness:

Do you have a personal health story that you would like to share with others?

Many people, especially when newly diagnosed, find comfort in knowing that others are having similar experiences. This is also helpful for loved ones of those dealing with health-related issues.

Help others by sharing your story.*

View stories already submitted.

* All submissions are reviewed and then published in the appropriate sections across the network of HealthChannels by Healthcommunities.com, Inc. (publisher of urologychannel).


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Support Organizations

The following links are provided and monitored by Healthcommunities.com, the publisher of urologychannel:

Healthcommunities.com, Inc., does not endorse specific organizations. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following links, which are provided as a courtesy. If any information requires updating, please contact urologychannel.

Hotlines
National Child Abuse Hotline
1.800.422.4453 (1-800-4-A-Child)

The National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.7233 (1-800-799-SAFE)

Poison Control
1.800.222.1222

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1.800.273.8255 (1-800-273-TALK)

Cancer
American Cancer Society (ACS)
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network - BCAN
Bladder Cancer WebCafe
Cancer Site Finder
National Cancer Institute

Incontinence
National Association for Continence
Simon Foundation for Incontinence

Interstitial Cystitis
Interstitial Cystitis Association
The Interstitial Cystitis Network

Kidney
American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP)
National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information
National Kidney Foundation

Kidney Stones
American Urological Association
Urologystone.com

Prostate Cancer
Arnie's Army Battles Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Foundation
Prostate Cancer Calculator
Prostate Cancer Research Institute
The Prostate Centre
Prostate Cancer Research Foundation of Canada
ZERO - The Project to End Prostate Cancer
Prostate Cancer Education Council
University of Michigan Health System
Urological Research Foundation
Us TOO Prostate Cancer Education and Support
The Cancer Information Network

Prostatitis
Prostatitis Foundation
Male Chronic Pelvic Pain Network

Reproductive Health
American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
American Urogynecologic Society

Sexual Health
SexHealthMatters.org
A website for healthcare consumers by the Sexual Medicine Society of North America, Inc.

American Social Health Association (ASHA)

Testicular Cancer
TC-Cancer.com

Vasectomy
Vasectomy.com

General Resources
OTCsafety.org: Safe & Effective OTC Medicine Use
Safe Medication

For Doctors
CMEChannel
Your continuing medical education community