THE PLATFORM DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE. The Platform, the Site, the Healing Local Content and all Third Party Materials are provided for informational purposes only, and are not intended as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something made available to you through the Site or the Platform. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Healing Local does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, providers, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be made available to you through the Platform or the Site. Reliance on the Platform or the Site or any material made available to you through the Platform or the Site is solely at your own risk.
Some of Healing Local’s other sites, applications, services and tools may have additional terms that we provide to you when you use those sites, applications, services or tools.
Through the Platform we offer a social wellness network that allows registered users of the Platform (each, a “Member”) to connect with wellness professionals (each, a “Professional”) and other Members of the Platform, to find and share educational information related to health and wellness, to post questions to Professionals or other Members, to answer questions posted by Professionals or other Members, to post testimonials, and to post ratings. In addition, the Platform allows users who have not registered as either Members or Professionals (“Visitors”) to find education information related to health and wellness, and to find certain information on Members and Professionals.
Use of the Platform and Site; General Restrictions on Use
Other than as expressly permitted in the next sentence, you may not copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, display, perform, publish, license, modify, translate, adapt, create derivative works from, transfer, sell or otherwise exploit the Platform or the Site or any content, information, software, products or services obtained from the Platform or the Site without our prior written permission. You may display and, subject to any expressly stated restrictions or limitations relating to specific content on the Platform or the Site, electronically copy, download onto your personal computer, mobile device or other technology used to access the Platform or the Site, and print single hard copy portions of the pages from the Platform or the Site solely for your own personal, noncommercial, lawful use. If you make other use of the Platform or the Site, except as otherwise provided above, you may violate copyright and other laws of the United States, other countries, as well as applicable state laws and may be subject to liability for such unauthorized use.
Use of the Platform or the Site is currently provided at no cost to Members or Visitors. Professionals pay a subscription fee for access to and use of the Platform or the Site.
Use of Personal Information
Links to Third-Party Sites
You further warrant that Professional/Member/Visitor Generated Content you submit to the Platform will not contain third party copyrighted material, or material that is subject to other third party proprietary rights, unless you have rightful authorization to use it or you are otherwise legally entitled to post the material and to grant Healing Local all of the license rights granted herein.
Remember, once you submit Professional/Member/Visitor Generated Content through the Platform, it may be accessible by Professionals, Visitors and other Members, including any Personal Information included therein. Please carefully consider any Professional/Member/Visitor Generated Content that you submit through the Platform.
Healing Local does not endorse any content submitted to or shared via the Site or the Platform by any user or other licensor, including by any Member, Visitor or Professional, or any opinion, recommendation, or advice expressed therein, and Healing Local expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with such content. Healing Local does not authorize copyright infringing activities and infringement of intellectual property rights on the Platform, and Healing Local will remove content if properly notified that such content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights. Healing Local reserves the right to remove content without prior notice.
You understand that when using the Site and the Platform, you will be exposed to content from a variety of sources, including from Members, Visitors or Professionals, and that Healing Local is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such content.
We refer to the requirements of this section as our “Community Guidelines.” Our community, like any community, functions best when we all follow a few simple rules. By accessing and/or using the Platform, you hereby agree that:
- You will not use the Platform for any unlawful purpose;
- You will not upload, post, e-mail, transmit, or otherwise make available any content that:
- infringes any copyright, trademark, trade secret, right of publicity, or other proprietary rights of any person or entity; or
- is threatening, tortious, defamatory, libelous, indecent, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, invasive of another’s privacy, or promotes violence or cruelty to animals, or contains hate speech (i.e., speech that attacks or demeans a group based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age, veteran status, and/or sexual orientation/gender identity; or
- discloses any sensitive information about another person, including that person’s e-mail address, postal address, phone number, credit card information, or any similar information.
- You will not “stalk” or otherwise harass another;
- You will not impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; and
- You will not interfere with or attempt to interrupt the proper operation of the Site or the Platform through the use of any virus, device, information collection or transmission mechanism, software or routine, or access or attempt to gain access to any data, files, or passwords related to the Platform through hacking, password or data mining, or any other means.
Unsolicited Information; Diagnosis of Problems
By submitting any unsolicited information and materials, including comments, ideas, feedback, questions, designs, and other similar communications about the Site, Platform or services provided by Healing Local (collectively, “Unsolicited Information”) to us, you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree with these terms and conditions, you should not provide us with any Unsolicited Information. All Unsolicited Information will be considered NON-CONFIDENTIAL and NON-PROPRIETARY. By submitting Unsolicited Information you automatically forfeit your right to any intellectual property rights in those ideas. We, or any of our affiliates, may use such communication or material for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast, and further posting. Further, we and our affiliates are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any communication or material you send to us for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing, and marketing products. You agree not to take any action that may undermine any feedback or ratings systems that we establish as part of the Site or the Platform. This includes not displaying, importing, exporting or using any feedback information taken off of the Site and Platform, regardless of purpose. You hereby expressly permit Healing Local or its authorized contractors and partners to access your account and content in order investigate and diagnose actual or potential defects or other technical problems with the Site or Platform.
THE PLATFORM, THE SITE, THE HEALING LOCAL CONTENT, AND ALL OTHER CONTENT, INFORMATION, FUNCTIONS. TOOLS AND MATERIALS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE SITE AND THE PLATFORM, IS PROVIDED “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, NON-INTERFERENCE, ACCURACY OF DATA, SYSTEM INTEGRATION, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND WARRANTIES ARISING FROM TRADE USAGE, COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. NONE OF HEALING LOCAL, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, PARTNERS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY THE “HEALING LOCAL PARTIES”) WARRANT THAT ANY OF THE FOREGOING WILL BE TIMELY, SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. NONE OF THE HEALING LOCAL PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES TO, OR VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT, YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF ANY OF THE FOREGOING.
ALL THIRD PARTY SITES, PROFESSIONAL/MEMBER/VISITOR GENERATED CONTENT (Including, without limitation, any opinion, recommendation or advice expressed by any Member), AND ANY SERVICES OR CONTENT PROVIDED BY ANY PROVIDER OR PROFESSIONAL (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY OPINION, RECOMMENDATION OR ADVICE EXPRESSED BY A PROVIDER or PROFESSIONAL (COLLECTIVELY, “THIRD PARTY MATERIALS”) ARE SUPPLIED BY THIRD PARTIES AND NOT BY US. NONE OF THE HEALING LOCAL PARTIES ENDORSE OR RECOMMEND ANY THIRD PARTY MATERIALS. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE PLATFORM MERELY ACTS AS A VENUE THAT ALLOWS YOU TO COMMUNICATE WITH PROFESSIONALS AND OTHER MEMBERS. NONE OF THE HEALING LOCAL PARTIES IS A PARTY TO, OR HAS ANY RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO, ANY THIRD PARTY MATERIALS, OR ANY TRANSACTION, COMMUNICATION OR INTERACTION BETWEEN PROFESSIONALS, VISITORS AND MEMBERS OR FOR ANY RESULTS CAUSED BY USING THE SITE OR THE PLATFORM OR ANY CONTENT, FUNCTIONS AND MATERIALS MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU THROUGH THE PLATFORM (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY THIRD PARTY MATERIALS), INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEATH, BODILY INJURY OR HEALTH PROBLEMS INDIVIDUAL MAY SUFFER. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY IN CONNECTION WITH THE FOREGOING. THE SUBMISSION OF ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION AND THE DOWNLOAD OR UPLOAD OF ANY CONTENT THROUGH THE PLATFORM AND/OR SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
Limitation of Liability
Compliance with Applicable Laws.
The Platform and the Site are based in the United States and are intended to be used only by residents of the United States that are age 18 years or older or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent. We make no claims concerning whether the Platform or any content, functions or materials made available to you through the Platform (including, without limitation, any Third Party Materials) may be downloaded, viewed, or be appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access the Platform or the Site from outside of the United States, you do so at your own risk. Whether inside or outside of the United States, you are solely responsible for ensuring compliance with the laws of your specific jurisdiction. You may not use or export any materials on the Platform or the Site in violation of United States’ or any other jurisdiction’s export, re-export, or import laws and regulations.
If you believe the Platform or the Site contains any content that infringes your copyright, please contact Healing Local with the following information:
- An electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest;
- A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- A description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Platform;
- Your address, telephone number and email address;
- A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and
- A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or duly authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
Please report any problems, offensive content, policy violations, questions and/or abuse to us using our contact form.