1. NO ADVICE
1.1 Our website contains general medical information.
1.2 The medical information is not advice and should not be treated as such.
2. NO WARRANTIES
2.1 The medical information on our website is provided without any representations or warranties, express or implied.
2.2 Without limiting the scope of Section 3.1, we do not warrant or represent that the medical information on this website:
(a) will be constantly available, or available at all; or
(b) is true, accurate, complete, current or non-misleading.
3. MEDICAL ASSISTANCE
3.1You must not rely on the information on our website as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or other professional healthcare provider.
3.2 If you have any specific questions about any medical matter, you should consult your doctor or other professional healthcare provider.
3.3 If you think you may be suffering from any medical condition, you should seek immediate medical attention.
3.4 If you are taking any medications or have a diagnosed medical condition you should first consult your doctor before starting any weight loss plan and seek assurance from your medical practitioner that the plan is suitable for you personally.
3.5 If you have any medical conditions that require specific dietary or fluid restrictions you must discuss the diet component with your doctor.
3.6 Some of the specific diets on this website are not recommended for the following:
(a) People who are underweight or have an eating disorder.
(b) Children (under 18 years old).
(c) Type 1 diabetics and diabetics taking medication for their diabetes (other than Metformin).
(d) Pregnant women or breast-feeding mothers.
(e) People recovering from surgery.
(f) Those who are frail or have a significant underlying medical condition should speak to their doctor first, as they would before embarking on any weight-loss regime.
(g) Those who are not sure about whether it may affect their prescribed medications should to speak to their doctor first.
(h) People feeling unwell or who have a fever.
(i) Those taking Warfarin should consult their doctor first as it may increase their INR.
3.7 If you answer yes to any of the questions below, we would recommend you consult your doctor before starting this or any exercise plan:
(a) Do you feel pain in your chest when you do physical activity?
(b) Have you been told by your doctor that you should only do physical activity recommended by a doctor because you have a heart condition?
(c) Have you had any chest pain in the past month when not doing physical activity?
(d) Do you lose your balance as a result of dizziness or do you ever lose consciousness/collapse?
(e) Do you have a bone or joint problem (eg: back, knee or hip) that could be made worse by exercise?
(f) Is your doctor currently prescribing medication for your blood pressure or a heart condition?
(g) Do you know of any other reason why you should not do physical activity?
3.8 You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information on our website.
4. INTERACTIVE FEATURES
4.1 Our website includes interactive features that allow users to communicate with us.
4.2 You acknowledge that, because of the limited nature of communication through our website’s interactive features, any assistance you may receive using any such features is likely to be incomplete and may even be misleading.
4.3 Any assistance you may receive using any our website’s interactive features does not constitute specific advice and accordingly should not be relied upon without further independent confirmation.
5. LIMITS UPON EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY
5.1 Nothing in this disclaimer will:
(a) limit or exclude any liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
(b) limit or exclude any liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
(c) limit any liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
(d) exclude any liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
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