Patient Education

General

American Foundation for Urologic Disease
1128 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
800.242.2383

American Urological Association
The professional association for the advancement of urologic patient care.

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information
3 Information Way
Bethesda, MD 20892-3580
301.654.4415
Email: nkudic@info.niddk.nih.gov

NIDDK Health Information - Urologic Diseases
NIDDK Health Information - Kidney Diseases

Cancer

American Cancer Society (ACS)
1599 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329-4251
404.320.3333
Fax: 404.329.5787

National Cancer Institute
9000 Rickville Poke
Bethesda, MD 20205
800.4.CANCER

The Testicular Cancer Resource Center
The Testicular Cancer Resource Center is a non-profit organization devoted to providing accurate and timely information regarding testicular and extragonadal germ cell tumors to anyone and everyone interested. We have information for patients, caregivers, family, friends, and physicians. We believe that our information and links are of the highest quality, and we are blessed with the support of some of the finest doctors in the field.

Bladder Cancer

Healthopedia.com: Prostate Cancer

Clinical Procedures

Cystoscopy & Uteroscopy

Hematuria

Incontinence
National Association for Continence
P.O. Box 8310
Spartanburg, SC 29305
800.BLADDER
864.579.7900

Simon Foundation for Continence
P.O. Box 835
Willmette, IL 60091
800.23.SIMON
800.237.4666

The Simon Foundation is a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to providing assistance and support to those suffering from urinary incontinence.

Bladder Control for Women
Exercising Your Pelvic Muscles
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Incontinence in Women

Interstitial Cystitis


Interstitial Cystitis Association
110 North Washington Street, Suite 340
Rockville, MD 20850
800.HELP.ICA (4357.422)
Fax: 301.610.5308
Email: ICAmail@ichelp.org
Support group assistance and information on inflammation or irritation of the bladder lining.

The Interstitial Cystitis Network
4773 Sonoma Highway, Suite 125
Santa Rosa, CA USA 95409
707.538.9442
Fax: 707.538.9444

Kidney

National Kidney Cancer Association
1234 Sherman Avenue, Suite 203
Evanston, IL 60202-1375
800.850.9132

National Kidney Foundation
30 E. 33rd Street
New York, NY 10016
800.622.9010

Kidney Stones
Peyronie's Disease

Prostate

Prostate Cancer Support Group Network
c/o American Foundation for Urologic Disease
300 W. Pratt Street, Suite 401
Baltimore, MD 21201
800.242.2383
Providing information on support group locations and resources.

US TOO International, Inc.
930 N. York Road, Suite 50
Hinsdale, IL 60521
800.80.US.TOO (87.866)
630.323.1002
Fax: 630.323.1003
US TOO is an independent network of support group chapters for men with prostate cancer and their families. One of their goals is to foster public awareness of prostate disease.

Prostate Enlargement (BPH- benign prostatic hyperplasia)
Prostatitis- Inflammation of the prostate

Reproductive Health

American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
1209 Montgomery Highway
Birmingham, AL 35216-2809
205.978.5000
Fax: 205.978.5005
Email: asrm@asrm.org
The ASRM is an organization devoted to advancing knowledge and expertise in reproductive medicine and biology.

Resolve: The National Infertility Association
Resolve, The National Infertility Association has as its mission to provide timely, compassionate support and information to individuals who are experiencing infertility issues through advocacy and public education.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

American Social Health Association (ASHA)
P.O. Box 13827
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
800.230.6039
ASHA is a private nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and management of sexually transmitted diseases.

CDC National STD Hotline

800.227.8922
(Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 11 p.m., EST)
This information hotline is operated by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control.
Provides anonymous, confidential information on sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) and how to prevent them. Also, provides referrals to clinical and other services.

National Herpes Hotline
919.361.8488 (not a toll-free call)
(Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m., EST)
A service of the ASHA's Herpes Resource Center, this confidential hotline is staffed by trained counselors who will answer your questions about genital herpes or refer you to appropriate alternative sources.

Urinary Tract Infections

Urinary Tract Infections