OTHER APPLICABLE TERMS
The following additional terms also apply to your use of our site:
• Our Forum Rules, which set out the terms on which you can make contributions to our site and includes a set of Content Standards.
CHANGES TO OUR SITE
We may update our site from time to time and may change the content at any time. However, please note that any site content may be out of date at any given time, and we are under no obligation to update it. We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will be free from errors or omissions.
ACCESSING OUR SITE
We do not guarantee that our site, or any content on it, will always be available or be uninterrupted. Access to our site is permitted on a temporary basis. We may suspend, withdraw, discontinue, or change all or any part of our site without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason our site is unavailable at any time or for any period.
You are responsible for making the necessary arrangements for you to access our site. You are also responsible for ensuring that anyone who accesses our site through your internet connection is aware of and complies with these terms.
You may use our site only for lawful purposes. You may not use our site:
• In any way that breaches any applicable local, national or international law or regulation.
• In any way that is unlawful or fraudulent, or has any unlawful or fraudulent purpose or effect.
• For the purpose of harming or attempting to harm minors in any way.
• To send, knowingly receive, upload, download, use or re-use any material which does not comply with the content standards in our Forum Rules (Content Standards).
• To transmit, or procure the sending of, any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional material (spam).
You also agree not to access without authority, interfere with, damage or disrupt any part of our site; any equipment or network on which our site is stored; any software used in the provision of our site; or any equipment or network or software owned or used by any third party.
Use of our discussion forums or other interactive services is subject to the terms of our Forum Rules.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
We are the owner or the licensee of all intellectual property rights in our site, and in the material published on it. Those works are protected by copyright laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved.
NO RELIANCE ON INFORMATION
We aim to ensure that commentary and other materials posted on our site (materials) are accurate and consistent with current knowledge and practice. However, the materials are not exhaustive, presenting some but not all aspects of conditions and cannot always reflect all the most recent medical research in all areas. Some of the materials on our site are provided by third parties. We are not in a position to verify this information and do not warrant that such information is true or accurate.
Accordingly, the materials are presented for information purposes only and are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. The materials in no way replace the professional medical advice or treatment of a doctor or other qualified practitioner and cannot and should not be used as a basis for diagnosis or choice of treatment. If you have health problems you should consult a doctor for a full and proper diagnosis based on an analysis of any symptoms and your medical history.
We make no guarantees, representations, or warranties whether express or implied that the materials are accurate, complete, or up-to-date.
LIMITATION OF OUR LIABILITY
To the extent permitted by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations or other terms which may apply to our site or any content on it, whether express or implied.
We will not be liable to any user for any loss or damage, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, even if foreseeable, arising under or in connection with use of, or inability to use, our site; or use of or reliance on any content displayed on our site.
If you are a business user, please note that in particular, we will not be liable for loss of profits, sales, business, or revenue; business interruption; loss of anticipated savings; loss of business opportunity, goodwill or reputation; or any indirect or consequential loss or damage.
If you are a consumer user, please note that we only provide our site for domestic and private use. You agree not to use our site for any business purposes, and we have no liability to you for any loss of profit, loss of business, business interruption, or loss of business opportunity.
We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a virus, distributed denial-of-service attack, or other technologically harmful material that may infect your computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to your use of our site or to your downloading of any content on it, or on any website linked to it.
We assume no responsibility for the content of websites linked to our site. Such links should not be interpreted as endorsement by us of those linked websites. We will not be liable for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS AND SELLERS
Your dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers and sellers found on or through our site are between you and such third parties. To the fullest extent allowed, we shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage incurred as the result of any such dealings with such third parties on our site. Orders placed by you are subject to confirmation by, and the terms and conditions of business of, the relevant seller.
UPLOADING CONTENT TO OUR SITE
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with our Forum Rules and the Content Standards. You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. If you are a consumer user, this means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
Any content you upload to our site will be considered non-confidential and non-proprietary, and we have the right to use, copy, distribute, and disclose to third parties any such content for any purpose. We also have the right to disclose your identity to any third party who is claiming that any content posted or uploaded by you to our site constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights, or of their right to privacy.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of our site. The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our site if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the Content Standards.
INFORMATION ABOUT YOU AND YOUR VISITS TO OUR SITE
VIRUSES, HACKING AND OTHER OFFENCES
We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programs, and platform in order to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
You must not misuse our site by knowingly introducing viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs, keystroke loggers, spyware, adware or harmful components, corrupted data, and other malicious software or harmful data or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful. You must not attempt to gain unauthorized access to our site, the server on which our site is stored or any server, computer, or database connected to our site. You must not attack our site via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack. By breaching this provision, you would commit a criminal offense under the Computer Misuse Act 1990. We will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and we will co-operate with those authorities by disclosing your identity to them. In the event of such a breach, your right to use our site will cease immediately.
LINKING TO OUR SITE
You may link to our site from websites owned by you, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists. Our site must not be framed on any other site. The website in which you are linking must comply in all respects with the Content Standards. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice. If you wish to make any other use of material on our site other please contact [e-mail address].
LINKS FROM OUR SITE
If our site contains links to third party sites and resources, these are provided for your information only. We have no control over their content.
JURISDICTION AND APPLICABLE LAW
If you have any concerns about material which appears on our site, please contact [email protected]