Inc. (“”) reserves the right  to change these terms and conditions at any time, and you agree that each visit you make to’s Web Site shall be subject to the current terms and conditions as published on our website at

General Terms of Use
By accessing’s Web Site, you are agreeing to be bound by these Web Site Use Terms &  Conditions  and  all  applicable  laws  and  regulations,  and  you  agree that  you  are solely responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, do not use this site. Any claim relating to’s Web Site shall be governed by the laws of Alberta. The materials contained in’s Web Site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark laws.

Internet Etiquette
Electronic forums such as blogs, bulletin boards, chat rooms, email distribution lists and newsgroups all have ground  rules and established etiquette for posting messages or material to these forums. Users should  be considerate of  the expectations and sensitivities  of  others on the network  when  posting material for electronic distribution. The network resources rented by you may not be used to impersonate another person or misrepresent your authorization  to act on behalf of or any other party. All messages transmitted by you should correctly identify  you as the sender. Any attempt to alter the system configuration, to breach the security of the network, to gain unauthorized access to other users’ email accounts, or any other attempt at “hacking”, is prohibited, and will  result in the immediate cancellation of all access and privileges and the possibility of criminal and/or civil charges being brought.

No Endorsement of Third Party Content’s  Web Site  contains links  to and frames of sites that are not maintained  by is not responsible for the content of those sites and cannot guarantee that those sites will  not change without  our knowledge. The inclusion of such links and frames in’s Web Site does not imply  endorsement of such sites or any content, information, material, products or services provided on such sites.

Any  third  party  software provided  with’s website is provided  by such third party and users shall be subject to the terms and conditions of the third party software licence agreement. You hereby agree that shall not be held responsible under any circumstances for the third party software.

Except for  information,  products  or services clearly identified  as being supplied  by, all information,  products or services offered through  this web site or on the Internet in general are offered by third parties that are not affiliated with and are not under the control of cannot and does not guarantee or warrant  that files available for downloading  through this web site will  be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or  other  code  that   manifest  contaminating   or  destructive   properties.  You  are  responsible  for implementing sufficient virus detection checks and procedures to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of  data input  and output,  and for  maintaining  a means external to  this  web site for  the reconstruction of any lost data.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

NON-INFRINGEMENT. In  no event shall  or its service providers,  affiliates, associates, subsidiaries or partners be liable for any damages, including,  without  limitation,  damages for loss of data or profit,  or due to business interruption, arising out of the use of or inability to use the materials contained on’s Web Site,  even if  has been notified  of the possibility  of such damage. Some jurisdictions  do not allow  the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusion may not apply  to you. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury  caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of record, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action.

The information  and opinions expressed in Bulletin Boards, Chat Rooms, or other forums conducted on this site are not necessarily those of or its service providers, affiliates, associates, subsidiaries or partners and makes no representations or warranties regarding that information  or those opinions. Neither or its service providers, affiliates, associates, subsidiaries or partners shall be responsible or liable to any person or entity whatsoever for any loss, damage (whether actual, consequential, punitive  or otherwise), injury,  claim, liability or other cause of any kind  or character whatsoever based upon or resulting from any information  or opinions provided in such forums.

In addition  to the foregoing, neither nor its subsidiaries, affiliates, information providers  or  content  partners  shall  be liable  regardless of  the  cause or  duration  for  any  errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or other defects in, or the lack of usefulness, timeliness or authenticity  of, the information  contained within’s website, or for any delay or interruption in the transmission thereof to you, or for any claims or losses arising therefrom or occasioned thereby. None of the foregoing parties shall be liable for any third  party claims or losses of any nature, including,  but not limited  to, lost profits,  punitive  or  consequential damages.,  its subsidiaries, affiliates,  information  providers  or  content partners shall have no liability for  business, career, tax, personal or any other decisions made by you based on the information  provided.  Neither, nor its subsidiaries, affiliates, information providers or content partners warrant or guarantee the timeliness, accuracy or completeness of this information,  or any results obtained from the use of such information.

The medical and healthcare information  on this site is intended as an information  resource only.  It does not provide  medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or care, does not create any patient-physician relationship, and should not be used as a substitute for professional diagnosis and treatment, or replace consultation with  healthcare professionals. If you have a health problem, medical emergency, a general health question, or questions about your individual medical situation before making medical decisions you should contact a physician or other qualified health care provider for consultation, diagnosis and/or treatment. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-diagnosis or treatment based on anything you have seen or read on this website, and you should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice, or discontinue medical treatment because of information on this website.  makes  every  effort  to  ensure  that  the  information   on  is  accurate and  reliable,  but  cannot guarantee that  it  is  error  free or complete. does not endorse any product, treatment or therapy; neither does it evaluate the quality  of services operated by other organizations, persons and websites mentioned or linked  to on does not monitor, verify  or endorse information  submitted for posting on this website and does not guarantee the accuracy, reliability,  completeness or usefulness of, or otherwise adopt or endorse, any information  or services provided. No responsibility is accepted by or on behalf of for any error, omission or misleading statement on this website or any website to which  its pages connect or for  any injury,  loss or damage that occurs as a result of an opinion expressed or information  provided,  nor can guarantee that any information  or services are still current and/or applicable and it is the sole responsibility of the user to ensure that any information that they access from this website is accurate, complete and useful.

Nothing in this medical disclaimer will  limit  any of our liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law, or exclude any of our liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.

Limited License hereby grants you a limited  license to view on your computer, print, download and use any content made available on’s Web Site for which a fee is not charged, for non-commercial, personal, or educational purposes only, provided  that you do not modify  any such content, and that you include  with  and display  on each copy of such content all applicable notices, including a copyright notice, the URL of the document and this limited license. No other use is permitted.

Without  limiting the generality of the foregoing you may not make any commercial use of such content, either alone or in or with any product which you distribute, or copy or host such content on your or any other person’s web site or FTP server. Nothing  contained in this limited  license shall be deemed as conferring any right in any copyright, trade mark, trade name or other proprietary  property of  or  any  other  party  who  owns  or  has proprietary   rights  to  the  content, information and materials provided on’s Web Site.

Preservation of Intellectual Property Rights
All material on this site, including,  but not limited  to images, illustrations  and multimedia  materials, is protected by copyrights and trade marks which are owned and controlled by or by other parties that have licensed their material to either owns the intellectual  property  rights to the underlying  HTML  code, XML  code, text, graphics, audio clips, video clips, content, selection and organization of the information  available on this web site, or has obtained the permission of the owner of the intellectual property in such content to use the content on this web site.

Names and logos identifying products of Provider, its affiliates, subsidiaries or related companies  are trade marks of, and reserves all rights in and to such trade marks. There are references throughout  this Web site to various trade marks. All trade marks mentioned herein, whether registered or not, are the property of their respective owners. The authors of this Web site are not sponsored by or affiliated  with  any of the trade marks or registered trade mark owners, other than those of, and make no representations about them, their owners, their products or services.

Material  from  this Web Site  or from  any other web site owned, operated, licensed or controlled  by may not be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed  in any way. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of the copyrights and other proprietary  rights held by the respective providers thereof. The use of any such material on any other web site, ftp server or network environment is prohibited.

Changes and Improvements  may make changes, improvements,  alterations or amendments in and to the products, services, information and materials contained on’s Web Site, including the terms and conditions of your use of this Web Site, without  liability.

Jurisdictional Issues
Due to the nature of the Internet, it is not possible for to restrict access to its web site only to those jurisdictions in which it does business. Some of all of the products and services offered on this web site may not be eligible for solicitation in your jurisdiction.  If you are accessing this web site from  such a jurisdiction,  you  should  not  consider anything  on this  site as an offer  to sell or  as a solicitation to the public to purchase any product or service from This site is for use only by persons residing in jurisdictions where such products and services may legally be sold. offers services and programs in many parts of the world. The web site may refer to certain services or programs that are not available worldwide. Without  specifically limiting the offers made  on  this  web  site, reference to  such services or  programs  does not  imply   that intends to offer such service or programs in all countries or locations.

Unless otherwise specified, the materials contained in’s web site are presented solely for  the purpose of providing general information  about medical conditions  and treatments in Canada. This site is controlled  and operated by  from  its offices in  Canada. makes no representation that any of the materials contained in’s web site are appropriate  or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access  this site from  other locations do so on their  own  initiative  and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

This agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with  the laws of the Province of Alberta and the parties hereby attorn to the jurisdiction  of the courts of Alberta. Any provisions of this agreement which are or may be rendered invalid, unenforceable or illegal, shall be ineffective only to the extent of such invalidity, unenforceability or illegality,  without  affecting the validity,  enforceability or legality of the remaining provisions of this Agreement. This agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties pertaining  to  the subject matter  hereof and  supersedes all  prior  and contemporaneous agreements, understandings, negotiations and discussions, whether oral or written,  of the parties.

Privacy appreciates and respects the privacy concerns of the visitors to its web site. As a general policy, no personal information  is automatically collected from customers visiting  this web site. However, certain information  is recorded as a matter of course by’s servers in order to track the number of visitors to the web site and to help provide an enhanced online experience for the visitor. The type of information  tracked by our servers includes the browser and operating system in  use by the visitor  and the domain  name of the visitor’s  Internet  service Collecting this information  allows to optimize the visitor’s web site experience. E-mail  addresses and  other  personally  identifiable   data  about  visitors  to  this  site  are known  to only if and when voluntarily submitted by the visitor. All personal information collected by is retained by and not sold or otherwise provided to third parties. sometimes uses email addresses and other personally identifiable information  to communicate with  visitors who have provided with their  email addresses for  specific purposes such as receiving newsletters or other information.  Each newsletter will  also contain instructions on how to discontinue receipt of the newsletter. Visitors should be aware that when they voluntarily disclose personal information  on bulletin  boards or in chat areas, that information  can be collected and used by others and may result in unsolicited messages from other parties.

Many  of’s  web  pages place a “cookie” in the browser  files  of  a visitor’s computer. The cookie itself does not contain any personal information.  Although  cookies enable to relate a visitor’s use of’s site to information  that the visitor  has specifically and knowingly provided, does not do so for any sites specifically designed for and aimed at children.  believes that parents should supervise their children’s online activities and should consider using parental control tools available from online services and software manufacturers that help provide a kid-friendly online environment. These tools can also prevent children from disclosing online any personal information  without  parental permission.

See also the Privacy Policy Statement.

By posting/sending a message in the bulletin  board/e-mail area, you agree to have that message along with your name posted for public viewing  both here and in other promotional and advertising materials without  compensation. Although  will  attempt  to post as many messages  as possible, they cannot promise to post every submission. All messages that are posted here represent the opinions of the individuals or organizations posting those messages, and do not express the ideas or opinions  of  You  may  copy  the  posted  messages for  personal  use, but redistribution in any way requires the permission of In consideration of this authorization, you agree that any copy you make of any message(s) located on this web site shall retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained therein.

In order to maintain an informative and valuable service that meets the needs of the users of the web site and avoids the harm that can result from disseminating statements that are false, malicious, in violation of the rights of others, or otherwise harmful,  it is necessary to establish the following rules to protect against abuse:

(a) You may not post or transmit  any message which  is libelous, defamatory or which  discloses private or personal matters concerning any person. You may not post or transmit any message, file, image or program which is indecent, obscene or pornographic.

(b) You may not  post or transmit  any message,  file,  image or program  that  would  violate  the property  rights of others, including  unauthorized  copyrighted  text, images or programs, trade secrets or other confidential proprietary  information,  and trade marks or service marks used in an infringing fashion.

(c) You may not interfere with other users’ use of the web site.

(d) You may not post or transmit  any message, file,  image or program  which  contains viruses, worms, Trojan horses or any other contaminating or destructive agent.

(e) You may not post or transmit any message which is harmful, threatening, abusive or hateful. It is not’s  intention   to  discourage  its  users  from   taking   controversial positions or expressing vigorously  what may be unpopular  views; however. reserves the right  to take such action as it deems appropriate in cases where the web site is used to disseminate statements which  are deeply and widely  offensive and/or harmful.

(f) Any  information  provided  to shall be provided  by the submitter and received by  on a non-confidential  basis.  will only  accept submissions made by registered users of shall be free to use such information  without  limitation,  restriction or obligation. All submissions, comments, ideas, and correspondence become the sole property  of

(g) You may not post or transmit charity requests, petitions for signatures, chain letters or letters relating  to  pyramid   schemes. You  may  not  post  or  transmit  any  advertising,  promotional materials or any other solicitation of other users of the web site for goods or services except in those areas (e.g., a classified bulletin board) that are designated for such purpose.

(h) You  may  not  use the  facilities  and  capabilities  of  the  web  site  to  conduct  or  solicit  the performance of any illegal activity or other activity which infringes the rights of others.

(i) You may not post any e-mail or materials that would  be considered a violation  of any law.  will  co-operate fully  with  any law  enforcement authorities  or  court order requesting or directing to disclose the identity  of anyone posting any such e-mail or materials.

You  agree  to  indemnify   and  its  officers,  directors,  employees,  agents, distributors  and affiliates from and against any and all third  party claims, demands, liabilities, costs, or expenses, including  legal fees on a solicitor and own client basis, resulting from your breach of any of the foregoing provisions.

Submission of Ideas by Users
You agree to grant to a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license to reproduce, distribute,  transmit, sublicense, create derivative  works of, publicly  display, publish and perform any materials and other information  you submit to any public areas, chat rooms, bulletin boards, newsgroups or forums of’s site(s) or which you provide by email or any other means to and in any media now known  or hereafter developed. Further, you grant to the right to use your name in connection with  the submitted materials and other information  as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that  you  shall have no recourse against  for  any alleged or actual infringement  or misappropriation of any proprietary  right in your communications to