Terms & Conditions
Agreement between User and myautoimmune.com
Welcome to myautoimmune.com. The myautoimmune.com website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by My Autoimmune LLC (“My Autoimmune”). myautoimmune.com is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of myautoimmune.com constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
myautoimmune.com is a News and Information Site.
My Autoimmune gives users the ability to consume wellness content. Our mission is to empower individuals with autoimmune conditions to take ownership of their health.
Visiting myautoimmune.com or sending emails to My Autoimmune constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
Children Under Thirteen
My Autoimmune does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of thirteen. If you are under 18, you may use myautoimmune.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Links to Third Party Sites/Third Party Services
myautoimmune.com may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of My Autoimmune and My Autoimmune is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. My Autoimmune is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by My Autoimmune of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via myautoimmune.com are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the myautoimmune.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that My Autoimmune may share such information and data with any third party with whom My Autoimmune has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of myautoimmune.com users and customers.
No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property
All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of My Autoimmune or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.
You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the Site. My Autoimmune content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of My Autoimmune and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of My Autoimmune or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by My Autoimmune from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use the My Autoimmune Content accessed through myautoimmune.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
This site offers health, wellness, and nutritional information (“Wellness Content”) and is designed for informational purposes only. You should NOT rely on this information as a substitute for, nor does it replace professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. No information on this website is or should be used for the purposes of diagnosing, treating, curing or preventing any disease. The information on this website has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. Nothing on this website is intended to recommend any particular form of medical treatment or that persons manage their own health problems without the advice of a licensed health care practitioner. You should always consult a qualified medical professional before making any health decision or taking any product or supplement. Wellness Content found or received through this website should not be used in place of a visit with, call to, consultation or advice from a professional health care provider.
If you have any concerns or questions about your health, you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional. Do not disregard, avoid or delay obtaining medical or health related advice from your healthcare professional because of something you may have read on this site.
My Autoimmune and our staff are not licensed medical care providers, therapists, psychiatrists, psychologists, life coaches, first responders or any other kind of professional care provider (“Professional Care Provider”) and have no expertise in advising on, diagnosing, examining, or treating medical, psychological, emotional or personal growth conditions of any kind (“Conditions”), or in determining the effect of any specific action, activity, routine or program (e.g., exercise or diet) on a medical condition or any other Condition. While certain of the presenters, authors or contributors to My Autoimmune’s Wellness Content may be Professional Care Providers, neither those presenters, authors or contributors nor My Autoimmune and our staff are rendering professional advice of any kind to you personally, including without limitation, medical, psychological, emotional or personal growth advice, counseling, therapy, treatment or coaching (“Professional Advice”), but are merely providing general education and information to you about wellness topics. You acknowledge and agree that when participating in any diet, exercise, yoga or exercise program or other activity or program described in our Wellness Content, and/or when using any diet or fitness products or services described or provided in or through our Wellness Content, there is the possibility of physical injury, emotional distress and/or death, and you assume the risk and responsibility for any such results.
Our Wellness Content is not meant to be a substitute for Professional Advice from your Professional Care Provider and we make no warranties, express or implied, as to the completeness, accuracy, or appropriateness for any purpose of any information or content contained in our Wellness Content. You are advised that health advice and other Professional Advice is often subject to updating and refining due to medical and other research and developments. We are committed to bringing you the most up to date information; however, we make no guarantee that the information herein is the most recent on any particular subject. You are encouraged to consult with your health care provider or other Professional Care Provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding any health condition or any other Condition that you may have before starting any yoga or other exercise program, making changes to your diet, or engaging in any other activity or program described in our Wellness Content.
You should never disregard medical or other professional advice or delay seeking it because of a statement you have read and/or heard on the Site. Our Wellness Content should not be used in lieu of Professional Advice given by qualified medical professionals such as your doctor or other professional care provider. It is important that our Wellness Content is used only in conjunction with qualified medical guidance and guidance provided by other applicable professional care providers. Unless you are a qualified Professional Care Provider, you should not give advice that might be construed as Professional Advice to any third party and, in no event should you rely on any of our Wellness Content as a source of or basis for any such advice or as a basis for diagnosing or determining, independent of a Professional Care Provider, the treatment for any Condition.
No Endorsement of Healthcare Professionals
My Autoimmune does not refer, recommend, or endorse any healthcare professionals or businesses listed on the website. While we make reasonable efforts to provide accurate content, My Autoimmune does not guarantee the accuracy of listings, reviews, or any published content on the site.
“Forum” means an area, site or feature offered as part of this website that offers the opportunity for users to post content for viewing by one or more website users, including the comment section of any blog post. Additionally, “Forum” includes any other website page or content area created by My Autoimmune on one or more social media pages, including, but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and LinkedIn.
You acknowledge that Forums and features offered therein are for public and not private communications, and you have no expectation of privacy with regard to any content posted to a public Forum. We cannot and do not guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any of these media; you make such disclosures at your own risk. Additionally, you grant My Autoimmune the right to reprint, publish or otherwise use in a public manner any information posted in forums or comment sections of this website or associated social media.
You agree to use the Forums only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to a particular Forum. Refer to the comment policy for specific policies. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Forum (including the comment section of any blog post), you will not:
- Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
- Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.
- Upload any files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.
- Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer.
- Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Forum specifically allows such messages.
- Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.
- Download any file posted by another user of a Forum that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.
- Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
- Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying a Forum.
- Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines (including the comment policy and terms of service) which may be applicable for any particular Forum.
- Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.
- Violate any applicable laws or regulations.
- You are and will remain solely and completely responsible for the content you post on or through the website under your username or otherwise by you in any way and in any Forum and for the consequences of submitting and posting same. We have no duty or obligation to monitor any Forum, although we reserve the right to review material posted to a Forum and to remove any materials in our sole discretion.
Links on this website that direct visitors to various health products on third party websites are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. My Autoimmune and the administrators of this website and any Forum on this website reserve the right to remove, edit, move, or close any content item for any reason, including, but not limited to, comments that are in violation of the laws and regulations formed and issued pursuant to the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.
We reserve the right to terminate your access to this website including any or all Forums at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever. We owe you no obligation, and therefore may refuse to post, deliver, remove, modify, or otherwise use or take any action with respect to content you post on this website.
Additionally, you should be skeptical about information provided by others, and you acknowledge that the use of any content posted on any Forum is at your own risk. For example, we are not responsible for, and we do not endorse, the opinions, advice or recommendations posted or sent by users in any Forum and we specifically disclaim any and all liability in connection therewith.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless My Autoimmune, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. My Autoimmune reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with My Autoimmune in asserting any available defenses.
Class Action Waiver
Any arbitration under these Terms and Conditions will take place on an individual basis; class arbitrations and class/representative/collective actions are not permitted. THE PARTIES AGREE THAT A PARTY MAY BRING CLAIMS AGAINST THE OTHER ONLY IN EACH’S INDIVIDUAL CAPACITY, AND NOT AS A PLAINTIFF OR CLASS MEMBER IN ANY PUTATIVE CLASS, COLLECTIVE AND/ OR REPRESENTATIVE PROCEEDING, SUCH AS IN THE FORM OF A PRIVATE ATTORNEY GENERAL ACTION AGAINST THE OTHER. Further, unless both you and My Autoimmune agree otherwise, the arbitrator may not consolidate more than one person’s claims, and may not otherwise preside over any form of a representative or class proceeding.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. MY AUTOIMMUNE LLC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
MY AUTOIMMUNE LLC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. MY AUTOIMMUNE LLC AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
My Autoimmune reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Florida and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Florida in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these Terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and My Autoimmune as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. My Autoimmune’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of My Autoimmune’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by My Autoimmune with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and My Autoimmune with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and My Autoimmune with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Changes to Terms
My Autoimmune reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which myautoimmune.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. My Autoimmune encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
My Autoimmune welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
My Autoimmune LLC
Effective as of June 13, 2023