It's time for a mini vacation!
We're taking a break over summer 2012
while we implement new chat software!
We'll be announcing new chats via our newsletter shortly!
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New To Support Chats?
If you are new to IC, please read our newbie orientation and posting guidelines first! We're happy to take questions about IC by phone, especially if you are newly diagnosed, are having a bad time or are struggling with understanding IC. (707)538-9442 M-F 10am to 5pm PST.
DISCLAIMER: No patient or ICN staffer or volunteer in this room is qualified to give medical advice nor do we warrant the accuracy of opinions expressed in this chat room. This live chat is to be used as a friendly "ear," to meet others, to share your struggles and to encourage each other. Only your personal medical care provider can and should give you medical advice. Visitors are cautioned not to use information from this chat room and site as a substitute for regular professional care.
If you are depressed and having suicidal thoughts, we are not qualified to assist you. You must CALL your local suicide hotline or 911 for assistance. Your life is precious and you deserve the best care available. The compassionate professionals at these phone numbers can help. 1-800-SUICIDE or 1-800-784-2433 1-800-273TALK or 1-800-273-8255