1. Binding Agreement
By accessing and utilizing Publisher’s Content and Services in any manner, you signify your unequivocal acceptance of this Agreement. If you do not agree with the terms of this Agreement, please refrain from accessing or using this Site in any capacity.
2. Medical Information Disclaimer
The information presented by this Publisher in emails and online web pages is intended for entertainment, educational, and informational purposes only. It should not be relied upon as qualified health or medical advice. Any actions you take based on this information are solely at your own risk and expense. We strongly recommend that readers consult a qualified healthcare professional regarding any health or wellness concerns.
3. Email from This Publisher
Users can easily subscribe or unsubscribe. If you have received an email newsletter or a third-party email promotion from this Publisher and wish to be removed from the list, please unsubscribe or opt-out by clicking on the designated link found in the footer of every email sent by this Publisher. Deleting or marking an email as spam will not effectively remove you from the list. Only the official unsubscribe link in the email’s footer or manual removal by an official email administrator will place you on our permanent Do Not Email list, ensuring you will no longer receive further communications from the Publisher.
Electronic unsubscribe requests take effect immediately.
Keep in mind that if you opt-in to another website property operated by us using a different email address, you may still receive materials from us at that new address.
4. Your Use of Content
The Content within the Site includes copyrighted works owned by us or third-party Content Providers. You may download and print a single copy of the Content solely for your internal non-commercial use, provided that such Content must not be altered and must contain all copyright and proprietary rights notices. Unauthorized or unapproved use of any Content constitutes copyright infringement and may subject you and your subscriber or employer to civil and criminal penalties under domestic and international copyright, trademark, and other laws and treaties.
RSS feeds of content headlines, limited text, and a source link (“RSS Content”) are available for downloading and displaying in their original form. You must use the RSS feeds as provided by Publisher and may not edit or modify the text, content, or links provided, which direct the reader to the original full-length article on Publisher’s site (“Source Content”). The RSS Content may only be used with platforms that display a functional link directly to the Source Content on Publisher’s site. You may not use RSS Content in a manner that does not directly link to the Source Content on Publisher’s site, including the use of redirect links, intermediate pages, splash pages, or other methods not directly linking to the original Source Content.
5. Intellectual Property Ownership
You agree that we (or our Content Providers) own all worldwide rights, titles, and interests in and to the Site and all intellectual property rights therein. This Agreement does not convey or imply any other rights or licenses, whether express or implied, arising by estoppel, or otherwise.
6. Interactive Areas
You may access and use the user-generated content systems, such as discussion forums, commenting systems, rating and review systems, blogging systems, and other forms of electronic communications available through the Site (“Interactive Areas”). If you participate in or use any Interactive Area, you are responsible for your own communications and the consequences of your posts. When posting material in Interactive Areas, you must do so for lawful purposes and in compliance with all applicable laws. We do not have control or responsibility for the content posted in these Interactive Areas.
When posting reviews or ratings on the Site, your comments must be specific, based on your personal experiences, and intended to provide valuable information to other users. Any attempts to damage the reputation of a product, service, or business listed on the Site may be removed at our discretion, and you may be held personally liable for any impact your comments cause to individuals or entities.
We do not actively monitor or endorse the content posted by users. If we are notified of material that may not conform to the terms of this Agreement, we may investigate and may, at our sole discretion, request the removal of such material. We reserve the right to edit or delete any material posted on our Site, irrespective of whether it violates these content standards. We hold no liability for the content or your use of Interactive Areas, which you engage with at your own risk.
By posting materials in Interactive Areas, you grant this Publisher a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, perpetual license to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display, and publicly perform any materials and information you submit for any use or purpose.
7. Advertisements and Links
This Publisher’s Content includes advertisements and various types of links to third-party websites. These third-party websites are not under the control of this Publisher, and we are not responsible for their content, products, or services. Your use of linked third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of those sites. Unless expressly stated by us, we do not recommend or endorse the content, specific products, services, or websites of any third parties, nor do we make determinations about their accuracy, necessity, or appropriateness for you.
8. General Disclaimers
The Site is provided on an “as-is, with all faults” basis, and your use of it is at your own risk. We make no warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title, or non-infringement. We make no representation or warranty that any Content is accurate, complete, appropriate, reliable, or timely. We also do not guarantee that your access to and use of the Site will be uninterrupted, error-free, free from viruses or other harmful components, or completely secure. You are responsible for taking precautions against any claim, damage, loss, or hazard arising from your use of the Site.
9. Exclusion of Damages
Under no circumstances will we be responsible or liable for any direct, compensatory, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, exemplary, or punitive damages arising from your use of the Site or reliance on the Content. This exclusion applies regardless of whether we have been advised of the possibility of such damages.
You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us harmless from any losses, expenses, costs, or damages arising from your breach of this Agreement, your unauthorized or unlawful use of the Site, or the unauthorized or unlawful use of the Site by any other person using your identification.
11. Your Privacy
12. Entire Agreement
Your right to access and use the Site terminates immediately without notice upon your breach of this Agreement. We may terminate this Agreement and your access to the Site, or any part of it, at any time with or without cause. You may terminate this Agreement by providing us with written notice of your termination and by ceasing to use or access the Site. Certain sections of this Agreement will survive its expiration or termination, including Intellectual Property Ownership, General Disclaimers, Exclusion of Damages, Indemnity, Entire Agreement, Termination, and Other. We reserve the right to discontinue or make changes to the Site at any time.
14. Assignment and Enforcement
We may assign this Agreement in whole or in part at our discretion. You may not assign your rights under this Agreement without our prior written permission. Any attempt by you to assign your rights without our permission will be void. Waiving a breach of any provision in this Agreement by us will not constitute a waiver of any other or subsequent breach. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be contrary to the law, the remaining provisions will remain in effect.
15. Procedure for Making Claims of Copyright Infringement
We respect the intellectual property of others but cannot monitor all user-generated content on the website. If you believe your copyrighted work has been infringed and is accessible on the Site, please contact us to report possible copyright infringement. When doing so, provide the following information to our legal agent:
- A full description of the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed.
- The URL of the material you believe is infringing.
- Your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
- A statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright or intellectual property owner or are authorized to act on their behalf.
If you can demonstrate ownership of copyrighted content that was published without your authorization, and you wish for it to be removed, we will remove the content or modify it to attribute it properly, including a link to the original owner’s website.
16. Right to Revise Agreement at Any Time
We may revise this Agreement and the Site at our sole discretion without notice. The amended Agreement becomes effective immediately upon posting on the Site. It is your responsibility to review the most current version of this Agreement before using the Site to ensure that you agree with any revisions. By continuing to use the Site, you signify your acceptance of these changes. These standards for notice and acceptance of amendments are considered reasonable.