Privacy Policy & Terms

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

Terms of use and service agreement

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS SITE

This Agreement (“Agreement”) contains important information regarding your legal rights and duties to the website owner, its affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, “we” or “us”) regarding your use of this website (the “Site”) and purchase of any products or services (collectively, “services”) purchased through this Site (all terms and conditions of this Agreement, collectively, the “Terms”). In this Agreement, the words “you” and “your” refer to each customer, Site visitor, or user.

Notice of Key Consumer Information

Arbitration; Class Action Waiver; Limitation of Remedies.

Please be aware that you agree to the arbitration agreement and class action waiver included in the Agreement to resolve any and all disputes with Company and its affiliates (except for matters that may be taken to small claims court). This Agreement also limits your remedies in the event of a dispute.

Health Disclaimer.

This Site contains general information related to diet, health and nutrition. The Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) has not evaluated the statements on this Site, and we do not provide any statement or product on this Site for the purpose of diagnosing, treating, curing or preventing any disease. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a history of heart conditions we suggest consulting with a physician before using any of our products.

The information provided on this Site is provided “as is” without any representation or warranties, express or implied, in relation to the health information on this Site. You must not rely on the information on this website as an alternative to medical advice from a professional health care provider. We are not providing any medical advice or claims regarding the efficacy of the products offered on this Site to treat or cure any medical disease or ailment, and none should be inferred from any ideas, suggestions, testimonials or other information set forth on this Site or in any materials associated with this Site.

Claims and Testimonial Disclaimer:

The statements on this Site related to the services are not intended to be efficacy or health claims. While we believe in the value of our services, the FDA has not evaluated the health benefits of the services and we do not make – and expressly disclaim – any representation that the statements contained on or linked from or to this Site are supported by competent and reliable scientific evidence. Additionally, consumer testimonials and endorsements on the Site relating to the experience of one or more consumers on any central or key attribute of our services are not representative – and are not intended to be representative – of what consumers will generally achieve in actual, albeit variable conditions of use.

Acceptance of Terms of Use and Service

Consent to Agreement.

This Agreement is a legally binding agreement made by and between this Site and its owners (“we” or “us”) and you, personally and, if applicable, on behalf of the entity for which you are using this web site (collectively, “you”). This Agreement and our Privacy Policy govern your use of this Site, which is the property of us and our licensors, and the services we offer on the Site.

BY ACCESSING OR USING ANY PART OF THE SITE (INCLUDING BY PLACING AN ORDER THROUGH THIS SITE), YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE, OR IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THE SITE.

Changes to Terms.

We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of the Terms relating to your use of this Site, at any time. It is your responsibility to check these Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Site following the posting of changes will means that you accept and agree to the changes. As long as you comply with and agree to be bound by the Terms, we grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Site.

Please read through these Terms carefully before placing your order and print a copy for future reference. Please also read our Privacy Policy (which is incorporated herein by reference) regarding personal information provided by you.