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If you ever have a question about Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, or need to be connected to other helpful resources, you can always speak with helpful specialists at the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation’s Irwin M. and Suzanne R. Rosenthal IBD Resource Center (IBD Help Center). You can reach us:
Monday through Friday
9:00 am to 5:00 pm EST:
Speak with a specialist by telephone at  888-MY-GUT-PAIN (888-694-8872)
Connect with a specialist via email
Chat live with a specialist - Please note, currently the live chat option will not be available on Wednesdays and Fridays.
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