Interpretations of the 2019 ICP meta-analysis

In February of 2019, a groundbreaking study was published regarding Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy (ICP), which found that under modern management practices the risk of stillbirth is not higher until bile acids reach 100 μmol/L. The study was a fantastic example of international cooperation into research of a rare disease. Unfortunately, confusion about what this… Read more »

Thank You ICP Care Community

ICP Care 501(c)(3) nonprofit is a volunteer-based charity raising Cholestasis of Pregnancy awareness and education with an evidenced based English and Spanish website that includes educational brochures for both patients and healthcare providers. Thank you to our wonderful ICP community on the Facebook Page and support groups creating a Facebook Fundraiser. Each of your Facebook Fundraisers… Read more »

ICP Community Voice at Healthcare Provider Conferences

Hilary Boyer and Donna Benavides at the 2018 ACOG Meeting. ICP Care’s volunteer based 501(c)(3) nonprofit charity is looking forward to attending several healthcare professional conferences and meetings in 2019. This month we will be at the SMFM’s (Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine) 39th Annual Pregnancy Meeting from February 13 – 15, 2019. We are excited… Read more »

First birthday ICP Fundraiser for my miracle

Shortly after the birth of my son, I began to follow several mommy blogs on Facebook and read an article about how a woman’s complaint on Facebook about itching during pregnancy could have saved her baby’s life. Two years later during our second pregnancy with our daughter, I began to itch very early on. I… Read more »

Thankful for “My Little Itch”

Pregnancy had always been a dream of mine. No one in my family ever had any complications and they all really enjoyed being pregnant. I naively expected the same thing. My first pregnancy ended in a miscarriage at 10 weeks. I was devastated, but I got pregnant again fairly quickly. I was very grateful to… Read more »

My ICP Story of Loss and Survival

Have you ever thought you were going crazy because of something your body is doing that no one else understands? That’s how Intrahepatic Cholestasis of Pregnancy (ICP) felt for me the first time. I read all the books. I talked to my mom and other trusted family members. I talked to my Air Force friends… Read more »

ICP Care Blog!

Welcome to ICP Care Blog page. We are excited to share all ICP related post. We would love submissions from other itchy moms, dads, writers, freelancers, and more. Please send your submission to info@icpcare.org