Terms of Service

Last updated April 2019

Welcome to hedricknutrition.com and its blog (collectively “Website”) by Hedrick Food & Nutrition Consulting, LLC (“us”, “we” “our”). Before reading the content on this Website, subscribing to the free email list, or purchasing services or products (together, “Services”), it is recommended that you (“User”, “you”, “your”) review the Terms of Service (“Terms”) and the Privacy Policy (“Policy”). In viewing the Website or using any Services, you are agreeing to accept all parts of this disclaimer. If you do not agree to the disclaimer below, do not use this Website or Services. Please be aware that agreeing to these Terms by using the Website and Services holds the same weight as a written and signed contract. You agree that you will not challenge the enforceability of these Terms based on the fact that they are electronic.

The right to change or modify these terms at any time is reserved. Any and all updates are made effective immediately. By continuing to use the Website and Services, you are agreeing to the changes. If at any time you no longer agree to the Terms, you must immediately suspend your use of the Website and/or Services. If you violate any of the Terms, we reserve the right to terminate your access to Services. The right to refuse Services to anyone at any time for any reason is also reserved. If you have any questions about the contents of these Terms, please contact us at 518 SW 3rd St Suite C Corvallis OR 97333.

 

For Informational Purposes Only

The material supplied on or through the Website and Services is for informational purposes only.

 

Not Medical Advice

Theresa Hedrick, MS, RD, LD is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, and is not a licensed physician. The information supplied on or through the Website and Services are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from your personal medical provider (such as your physician, physician’s assistant, or nurse practitioner), or your mental health provider (such as  your therapist, psychologist, or psychiatrist). Through Our Website and Services, We are not providing health care or medical nutrition therapy. We are also not attempting to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure any ailment. You agree and acknowledge that we are not providing medical, nutrition, or mental health advice.

 

Consult Your Physician or Health Care Provider

It is not our intent to replace any relationship that exists or should exist between you and your medical provider or mental health provider. Always seek the advice of your physician regarding your specific health situation. We advise you to speak with your medical provider before implementing any suggestions obtained through this Website or Services, including but not limited to elimination diets, vitamins, supplements, lifestyle changes, weight loss, or exercise. Do not disregard or delay seeking professional medical advice because of information you have read on this Website. Do not stop taking medications without first discussing it with your medical provider and/or mental health provider. If you believe you have a medical issue, contact your medical provider right away.

 

Personal Responsibility

We aim to accurately represent the information provided by or through our Website and Services. You acknowledge that you are voluntarily using my Website and Services, and that you alone are responsible for your choices, actions, and results. You acknowledge that you take full responsibility for your health, life, and well-being now and in the future.

 

No Guarantees

We make no guarantees in regards to the recommendations or advice provided in our Website or Services. We cannot and do not guarantee in any way that you will attain a particular result, and you accept and understand that results differ for each individual.

 

Testimonials

Any testimonials on the Website now or in the future represent examples and insights from other people’s experiences for illustrative purposes only. The testimonials, examples, and/or photos used are of actual clients and their personal results, but they are not intended to represent or guarantee that current or future clients will attain the same or similar results. Each client has agreed to allow us to share these testimonials, examples, and/or photos on or in our Website and Services.

 

Submissions

If you submit any content to the Website, including comments, testimonials and feedback, you are granting us permission to use the submitted content in our business although we do not own those materials. You agree to give us the rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, post on social media, reproduce, translate, edit, and reformat your submission, and post your name with it without compensation. We are not obligated to use any submissions, but we reserve the right to at our discretion. We also reserve the right to delete any submissions at our discretion.

 

Assumption of Risk

Unknown individual risks and circumstances that cannot be foreseen that can influence or reduce results can sometimes arise during the use of our Website or Services. We are not responsible for your personal choices or actions before, during or after use of our Website or Services. You comprehend that any reference to any suggestion or recommendation on our Website or Services is to be taken at your own risk, with no liability on our part, recognizing that there is a rare chance that illness, injury, or even death could result. You take full responsibility for the consequences of the use or non-use by you of any information provided by us through any means whatsoever. Your use or non-use of this information is at your own risk, and you release us of any liability or loss to you that may incur from your use or non-use of the information provided.

 

No Liability and Release of Claims

We will not be held responsible or liable in any way for the information, materials, or products that you request or receive through our Website or Services. In no event will we be liable to you or any other party for any type of direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable, or consequential damages for any use of or reliance on our Website or Services or those affiliated with us in any way. You hereby release us from any and all claims; including but not limited to those related to lost profits, personal or business interruptions, personal injuries, accidents, misapplication of information, or any other loss, physical or mental disease, condition or issues even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages or difficulties. We do not assume liability for accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease, condition or issue due to any act or default of anyone or any business, whether owners, staff, agents, or otherwise, affiliated with us. We do not assume liability for any owners, staff, agents, or otherwise who engaged in rendering our Website or Services. In the event you use any information provided by or affiliated with us on or through our Website or Services, we assume no responsibility.

 

Accuracy

All information on the Website is original, although is in no way claiming to be comprehensive or conclusive. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information shared on or through our Website and Services, however the information may inadvertently contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. We are not responsible for the views, opinions, or accuracy of facts referenced on or through our Website and Services, or those of any other individual or organization affiliated with us in any way. Every effort has been made to share the most accurate, up-to-date information, but, because the nature of scientific, medical, and health research is constantly progressing, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of this content.

 

Service

We do our best to ensure continued service of the Website and Service. In the event of any emergency repairs, natural disasters, or unforeseen technological errors that may interrupt our Website and Services, you agree to under no conditions hold us liable for any losses, lack of availability, discontinuance, suspension, or termination of our Services. You agree that your access and use of Services is on an “As Is” and “As Available” condition.

We also reserve the right to modify the Website and Services at any time, and will not be held liable for any price increases, service changes, or discontinuation of Services. We are not responsible for any technical malfunctions of online systems, servers, service providers, or email accounts that prevent the timely delivery of our Services. We are also not responsible for any damages that may occur from downloading any content from the Website. Use of these Services is at your own risk.

 

No Warranties

We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this Website or the information, content, materials, programs, products, or services included on the Website. We disclaim all warranties to the fullest extent allowable under the law, express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. We will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this Website or Services.

 

Not Evaluated by the FDA

The information in our Website and Services has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. 

 

No Endorsement

References or links in our Website or Services are provided for information only and do not constitute our formal endorsement of any other individuals’, businesses’, or organization’s information, opinions, advice, programs, products, services or advertisements. We are not responsible for the availability or content of websites, blogs, e-mails, videos, social media, programs, products and/or services from any off-site websites, organizations or individuals linked to on our Website or Services. If another individual or organization links to our Website through their website, program, product, or services, it does not constitute our formal endorsement of them, their organization, or their website.

 

Intellectual Property

All content on the Website is original and written in the author’s own words, unless otherwise indicated. All information and materials available on the site are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. You agree to use the site solely for personal noncommercial use. Unauthorized copying, reproducing, republishing, downloading, uploading, posting, transmitting, translating, selling, exploiting, distributing, or creating derivative works of the information without our explicit consent is not allowed and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent available under the law. This includes transmitting the information via email or other electronic means without consent.

By posting any information on the Website, including but not limited to comments, you agree that you are not violating any copyright or intellectual property laws. You also agree that the Website is not obligated to keep any comments private, to pay users for comments, or to respond to any comments. Once comments are left, they become the intellectual property of the Website.

You agree to refrain from posting comments that may be libelous, profane, abusive, or obscene. We reserve the right to delete or block comments made by users at any time, for any reason, and without explanation. We also reserve the right to disclose your information and/or identity to any third party who files a complaint that your comment has violated their copyright or intellectual property rights.

We have the right and may be required by law to comply with any law enforcement investigations or court orders that require the release of identifying information about anyone posting content on this Website. You agree to waive and hold harmless us and our affiliates from any claims that may result from any of these types of investigations.

We are under no obligation to remove offensive or objectionable material as soon as it is posted. We are not held liable for any violations made by users of the Website. You agree to access the content and Services at your own risk.

 

Entire Agreement

The failure of us to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms of Use and any policies or operating rules posted by us on this site or in respect to the Service constitutes the entire agreement and understanding between you and us and govern your use of the Service, superseding any prior or contemporaneous agreements, communications and proposals, whether oral or written, between you and us (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Use).

In no event shall any ambiguities in the interpretation of these Terms of Use be construed against the drafting party.

 

Governing Law

These Terms of Use and any separate agreements whereby we provide you Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of OR.

 

Notice for Users in California

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, users of the Service from California are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 North Market Blvd., Suite N 112, Sacramento, CA 95834, or by telephone at (916) 445-1254 or (800) 952-5210. You may contact us at 518 SW 3rd St Corvallis OR 97333.

 

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, please contact us using the following information:

Theresa Hedrick, MS, RD, LD

518 SW 3rd St Suite C

Corvallis OR 97333