The Web pages available at everydiet.org “EveryDiet”, are owned and operated by Exis Holdings an independent web publishing company focusing on health issues and providing accurate as well as up to date health information to consumers. EveryDiet is a site aimed at US readers and is based in the USA.
To provide the most complete diet reference site on-line covering the pros and cons of all diets in order to help the consumer make an informed decision concerning which plan to choose. We also seek to provide a forum for people to ask questions about the various diet plans, support one another, and share what has worked and what hasn’t.
The site is accessed by you “User” under the following terms and conditions:
Access to the Services
Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Every Diet may offer to provide certain services, as described more fully on the Site, and which are selected by User through the process provided on the Site “Services”, solely for User’s own use, and not for the use or benefit of any third party. Services shall include, but not be limited to, Every Diet feeds. Every Diet may change, suspend or discontinue the Services at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or content. Every Diet may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict User’s access to parts or all of the Services without notice or liability. Every Diet reserves the right, at its discretion, to modify this User Agreement at any time by posting a notice on the Site, or by sending User a notice via email or postal mail. User shall be responsible for reviewing and becoming familiar with any such modifications. Use of the Services by User following such notification constitutes User’s acceptance of the terms and conditions of this User Agreement as modified.
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Every Diet requests that, according to standard academic practice, if a User uses the Service for any research that results in an article, a book, or other publication, the User lists Every Diet as a resource in User’s bibliography.
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User is responsible for all of its activity in connection with the Services and accessing the Site. Any fraudulent, abusive, or otherwise illegal activity may be grounds for termination of Users right to Services or to access the Site. User may not post or transmit, or cause to be posted or transmitted, any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any Every Diet user.
Use of the Site or Services to violate the security of any computer network, crack passwords or security encryption codes, transfer or store illegal material including that which are deemed threatening or obscene, or engage in any kind of illegal activity is expressly prohibited.
Every Diet has no special relationship with or fiduciary duty to User. User acknowledges that Every Diet has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gain access to the Site; what Content User accesses via the Site; what effects the Content may have on User; how User may interpret or use the Content; or what actions User may take as a result of having been exposed to the Content. User releases Every Diet from all liability for User having acquired or not acquired Content through the Site. The Site may contain, or direct User to sites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. Every Diet makes no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through the Site, and Every Diet will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Site. THE SERVICES, CONTENT, SITE AND ANY SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO USER.
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As a condition to using certain Services, User may be required to register with Every Diet and select a password and User name “Every Diet User ID”. User shall provide Every Diet with accurate, complete, and updated registration information. Failure to do so shall constitute a breach of this Agreement, which may result in immediate termination of User’s account. User may not (i) select or use as a Every Diet User ID a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; or (ii) use as a Every Diet User ID a name subject to any rights of a person other than User without appropriate authorization. Every Diet reserves the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a Every Diet User ID in its discretion. User shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of User’s Every Diet password. EveryDiet uses 3rd party cookies for advertising purposes.
EveryDiet seeks to honor or exceed the legal requirements for health information privacy as set forth by the USA, Canada, The UK, The EU, Australia, and New Zealand.
In order for users to comment on EveryDiet a valid email must be supplied. Emails are stored securely and are not visible or accessible to other users. Emails are confidential and never sold, traded, shared, or used for solicitation of goods or services.
Newsletter Subscription Privacy
Users who opt to subscribe to the EveryDiet Newsletter will do so with a double opt in method. Your email will be stored with our 3rd party email service. Your email is confidential and will never be sold, traded, or shared and you can unsubscribe at anytime causing the complete removal of your email address from the system.
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This site is for informational and educational purposes only.
The information should not be used for diagnosing or treating a health problem. Not all diets and nutritional regimes suit everyone. You should always consult your licensed health care provider before making significant changes to your diet, or taking any form of prescription medication. The information provided on EveryDiet is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her own physician.
The creators and content providers disclaim any liability or loss in connection with the information and advice provided here.
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- Do not include a brand name, website URL, or other self-promotional text in the “Display Name” or “Username” fields.
Failure to do so will result in editing of the display name by Every Diet administrators.
Commenting and Discussion
Commenting is moderated by the editor, Ted, once a day, Monday-Friday. All new comments are help in moderation to ensure that they are appropriate for all users. In order to make comments useful and engaging – there are a number of guidelines that users must follow:
- Do not attempt to promote, sell, or advertise any product or service.
- Do not request or post material that may infringe copyright.
- Do not threaten, defame, or harass, or post offensive material.
- Try to keep comments on-topic and relevant to the post.
- Commenters and Moderaters must behave with respect and honesty at all times.
- All commenters are by default considered as non medical professionals. If otherwise, it must also be stated. If a health professional gives medical information as a commenter, his/her status as a medical professional must be identified.
- Commenters should cite references when making claims of a diet’s effectiveness or ineffectiveness.
Failure to follow these guidelines will result in removal of the comment and the user could be banned from commenting in the future without notice.