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FOR EDUCATIONAL AND INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY.
The information provided in, on, or through the Website is for educational and informational purposes only and solely as a self-help tool for your own personal use.
NOT MEDICAL, MENTAL HEALTH, OR RELIGIOUS ADVICE.
MFN is owned by a registered dietitian. MFN is not a doctor/physician, nurse, physician’s assistant, advance practice nurse, or any other medical professional (“Medical Provider”), psychiatrist, psychologist, therapist, counselor, or social worker (“Mental Health Provider”), or member of the clergy (“Clergy”) (Medical Provider, Mental Health Provider, and Clergy, collectively, “Licensed Professionals”). Through the Website and social media accounts owned and operated by MRN, MRN is not providing health care, medical or nutritional therapy services, or attempting to diagnose, treat, prevent or cure any physical, mental or emotional issue, disease or condition. The information provided in, on, or through the Website pertaining to your health or wellness, exercise, or any other aspect of your life does not create a dietitian-patient relationship and is not intended to be a substitute for the professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment, or religious advice, provided by your own Licensed Professionals. You agree and acknowledge that MRN is not providing medical advice, mental health advice, or religious advice in any way. Always seek the advice of your own Medical Provider and/or Mental Health Provider regarding any questions or concerns you have about your specific health or any medications, herbs or supplements you are currently taking and before implementing any recommendations or suggestions from my Website, and seek the advice of your Clergy regarding any religious questions or concerns. Do not disregard medical advice or delay seeking medical advice because of information you have read on the Website. Do not start or stop taking any medications without speaking to your own Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider. If you have, or suspect that you have a medical or mental health condition, contact your own Medical Provider or Mental Health Provider immediately. The information contained on the Website has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
You aim to accurately represent the information provided to MRN on or through the Website. You acknowledge that you are participating voluntarily in using the Website and that you are solely and personally responsible for your choices, actions and results, now and in the future. You accept full responsibility for the consequences of your use, or non-use, of any information provided on or through the Website, and you agree to use reasonable judgment and due diligence before implementing any idea, suggestion or recommendation from the Website, whether for your own use, that of your family or in your business.
MRN endeavors to support and assist you in reaching your own goals. However, your success depends primarily on your own effort, motivation, commitment and follow-through. MRN cannot predict, nor guarantee, that you will attain a particular result, and you accept and understand that results differ for each individual. Each individual’s results depend on his or her unique background, dedication, desire, motivation, actions, and numerous other factors. You fully agree that there are no guarantees as to the specific outcome or results you can expect from using the information you receive on or through the Website.
MRN present real world experiences, testimonials, and insights about other people’s experiences with the Website for purposes of illustration only. The testimonials, examples, and photos used are of actual clients and results they personally achieved, or they are comments from individuals who can speak to MRN’s quality of my work. They are not intended to represent or guarantee that current or future clients will achieve the same or similar results; rather, these testimonials represent what is possible for and/or has been achieved by other clients, and is for illustrative purposes only.
ASSUMPTION OF RISK.
As with all situations, there are sometimes unknown individual risks and circumstances that can arise during use of the Website that cannot be foreseen, which may influence results. You understand that any mention of any suggestion or recommendation on or through the Website is taken at your own risk, with no liability by MRN. You recognize that there is always apossibility that illness, injury to persons or property, or even death may result, and you agree to solely assume all such risks.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
By using the Website, you agree to absolve MRN of any liability or loss that you or any other person may incur from use of the information, products or materials that you request or receive through or on the Website. You agree that MRN will not be liable to you, or to any other individual, company or entity, for any type of damages, including direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable, punitive, exemplary, or consequential loss or damages, arising out of or relating to your use of or reliance on the Website. You agree that MRN does not assume liability for accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease or condition or issue, or any other type of loss or damage due to any act or default by MRN, its employees, directors, agents, shareholders, consultants, partners, contractors, and/or affiliates (collectively, the “MRN Parties”).
INDEMNIFICATION AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS.
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References or links in the Website to the information, opinions, advice, programs, products or services of any other individual, business or entity does not constitute MRN’s formal endorsement. MRN merely shares information on the Website for your own self-help and personal use. MRN is not responsible for the website content, blogs, e-mails, videos, social media, programs, products and/or services of any other person, business or entity that may be linked or referenced in the Website. Conversely, should the Website link appear in any other individual’s, business’ or entity’s website, program, product or services, it does not constitute MRN’s formal endorsement of them, their business or their website.
From time to time, MRN may promote, affiliate with, or partner with other individuals or businesses whose programs, products and services align with MRN’s. In the spirit of transparency, there may be instances when MRN promotes, markets, shares or sells programs, products or services for other partners for which MRN may receive financial and/or non-financial compensation. MRN uses commercially reasonable efforts to only promote the partners whose programs, products and/or services meet the standards set by MRN. At the same time, you agree that any such promotion or marketing does not serve as any form of endorsement by MRN whatsoever. You remain required to use reasonable judgment to determine that any such program, product or service is appropriate for you. You are assuming all risks, and you agree that MRN is not liable in any way for any program, product or service that MRN may promote, market, share or sell on or through the Website.
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