PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING AGREEMENT AND INFORMATION CAREFULLY.
Welcome to our website! Your use of our website (“Website”) and any features therein are subject to the following terms and conditions (the “Terms”).
By accessing this Website in any way — including without limitation, by browsing or using any information found herein, or submitting information to us — you agree and are bound to the terms, conditions, policies and notices contained in this Terms page, including, but not limited to, disclaimers of warranties, damage and remedy limitations and a choice of Texas law. If you do not accept or abide by these Terms, you must immediately leave the Website and discontinue its further use.
The owners or operators of this Website (“We”) may, in our sole discretion, at any time and for any reason, with or without notice, revise and update these Terms. Any such modification will become effective upon posting of an updated version of these Terms. If you continue to use the Website after any such modification has been made, you have thereby signified your acceptance of the Terms as modified.
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 to get medical help. Do not rely on any information contained on this Website for assistance or guidance in regard to your imminent, urgent medical needs. This electronic information is not medical advice and nothing contained on this Website is intended to constitute the practice of medicine. We do not guarantee that all health information contained on this site reflects and represents the latest scientific and medical research status. In particular, the information contained on this Website is meant to be general guidance and is not attempting to heal, cure, treat, or suggest treatment for a particular health condition you may experience or inquire about. Specifically, the content on this Website is not written and has not been approved by licensed medical doctors or medical professionals. Sole purpose of this Website is to provide general educational information. The information on this Website is not intended or implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. You are hereby notified that you should never ignore, disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking professional medical treatment because of something you have seen, read, or heard, or accessed through this Website.
Whether you visit this Website to search, research, browse, or for purposes of self-education, We may collect general information about the patterns in which you use our Website (such as topics of interests, the duration of your visit, the type of web browser used, your IP address, the route that led you to visit our site, the site that you visited when you left our site, your CPU speed, clickstreams, and traffic patterns). We may use this information to better understand a visitor’s interest in order to adjust and improve our site. Generally, we use this information to respond to your questions or requests, to improve the Website, to communicate with you about our relationship, and for other business purposes.
We may use so-called cookies and web beacons. In this context, computer cookies are data sets sent by our Website and are downloaded and stored on your computer. Cookies connect your computer with Website’s operators computer system and they allow us to track and monitor how you use our site. You have an option to opt out by turning off the cookie acceptance function on your computing device. Other cookies may be stored to your computing device by external vendors when this Website uses software, sponsored links, or adverts. We are not responsible for you visiting external links.
If you share personal information by filling out forms or sending us an e-mail, we may utilize this information to contact you and archive your information. Notably, we do not share personal information with unauthorized third parties, nor do we sell personally identifiable information to advertising companies. We may, however, share personal information with our IT partners and entities in charge of maintaining and marketing this Website or other third parties who perform services on our behalf any of which may be located outside of the United States.
We very strongly recommend to only share general information about yourself or your case without providing specifics, personal information, or other confidential information until you meet a licensed professional. Even though we strive to protect the Website against third party intrusion such as hackers and computer malware, we cannot guarantee full protection of your personal identifying information.
This Website does not target under-age children. We do not knowingly or willfully collect personal information from children under the age of 21. The content of our Website is directed at adults seeking general educational information. If you are under the age of 21 years, please consult a parent or guardian for help in using this Website.
Patient Privacy & HIPAA Compliance
The Terms explicitly incorporate separately published patient privacy and HIPAA compliance disclaimers.
This Website is offered on an “as is” basis. With respect to the Website and any information contained therein, We make no representations or warranties in any form or of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to those of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement — whether any such guarantees, warranties, conditions and representations would arise under state or federal law, professional rules, commercial use, or otherwise. You agree that your use is at your own risk and that under no circumstance shall we be liable for damages of any kind, including viruses, spam, worms, or other unapproved and unauthorized users or hackers. Although We strives to reasonably insure that all material on this Website is correct, We cannot guarantee that all such information is accurate and as such, We make no warranties or representations as to its accuracy.
By using this Website, the reader and the audience agree that WE, owners, contractors, members, officers, employees, agents, or affiliates shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, under any theory of common law, statute, whether contractual in nature or torts, whether under a theory of negligence or otherwise, to the reader, the audience, or anyone else for any claims, losses or damages, whether direct, indirect, special punitive, consequential, incidental or otherwise in nature, or any other losses, costs, or expenses of any kind (which expenses include legal fees, expert fees or any other costs) which may arise, directly or indirectly, though or related to the access to, use of or browsing of this Website.
We make no representations and We assume no responsibility for the accuracy of the information contained on or made available through this Website. We recommend you confirm any information contained on or through this Website with a duly licensed physician. We do not recommend, endorse, approve or make any representation about the suitability, accuracy, or appropriateness of any specific device, test, product, procedure, surgery, treatment, health opinion, medical providers or other information that may be contained on or made available through this Website.
You may only access the Website through authorized means. You agree that by use of the Website, you assume all risk of damage to your computer hardware or software including loss of data that may result from your use thereof, including the risk of damage from computer viruses. You acknowledge that the entire and sole risk of using the Website remains completely with you to the maximum extent allowed by applicable law.
WE do not grant any express or implied rights to the information or content provided on this Website under any trademark, copyrights, trade secret, or intellectual property rights. The reader is permitted to read, view, listen to, and print as well as to store, distribute, and share the content from this Website under the conditions that doing so (1) is for your personal usage and not for any commercial gain, usage, or distribution, (2) the content is not modified, changed, amended, altered, or manipulated in any way, and (3) these Terms are included with any distribution.
Links from this Website may lead to other websites. Such links are offered for your convenience to offer additional information. WE do not necessarily agree with or approve these external links or the sites they connect to. Inbound links to this Website are prohibited.
You agree to not use this Website for any illegal purpose or any purpose contrary to our Terms. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Website owners, its partners, affiliates, and contributors from any liability, loss, claim, and expense including reasonable attorneys’ fees related to your violation of these Terms and/or your posting or use of materials on this Website. We will not be responsible for any damage or loss related to any inaccuracy, incompleteness, or lack of timeliness of the information.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall the owner of this Website or its partners or affiliates or contributors to this Website be liable for any loss or injury, or any damages, whether direct, indirect, special, punitive, incidental, exemplary, consequential, or otherwise, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), product liability or otherwise, resulting from your access to Website. You hereby waive any and all such claims against the owner of this Website, or its partners or affiliates or contributors to this Website. You agree that the restrictions set forth above are material elements of this agreement, and that the site and its information would not be provided to you in the absence of such limitations. Some state laws may restrict this limitation of liability.
These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. If any provision of these Terms may be deemed to be unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms all of which shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any remaining portion of these Terms. OUR failure to insist upon strict enforcement of any provision of these Terms shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right.
These Terms form a binding contract between you and the respective Website’s owners and operators and there are no other contracts or agreements between you and us. These Terms do not create rights in or for any third party individual or entity.