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Support Organizations

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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

International Cancer Survivors Day
American Cancer Society (ACS)
Bladder Cancer WebCafe
National Cancer Institute
Shared Experience

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

Prostate Cancer Foundation
Prostate Cancer Calculator
Prostate Cancer Research Institute
The Prostate Centre
Prostate Cancer Research Foundation of Canada
Prostate Cancer Education Council
University of Michigan Health System
Urological Research Foundation
Us TOO Prostate Cancer Education and Support

Prostatitis

Prostatitis Foundation
Male Chronic Pelvic Pain Network

Reproductive Health

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

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

American Social Health Association (ASHA)

Testicular Cancer

TC-Cancer.com

Vasectomy

Vasectomy.com

General Resources

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