Terms of Use

Terms and Conditions

Your access to and use of this Website (the “Website”) is subject exclusively to these Terms and Conditions. You will not use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. By using the Website you are fully accepting the terms, conditions and disclaimers contained in this notice. If you do not accept these Terms and Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.  The contents of the Website do not constitute advice and should not be relied upon in making or refraining from making any decision.

1.    Definitions
.  The term “The Diabetes Resource” or “us” or “we” refers to the owner of the Website whose registered office is in Valley Stream, NY .  The term ‘you’ refers to the user or viewer of our Website.

2.    Terms and Conditions of Use:

  • The content of this Website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

  • We reserve the right to add, delete, or modify any provision of these Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.

  • We reserve the right to: change or remove (temporarily or permanently) the Website or any part of it without notice and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you for any such change or removal; change, remove, or discontinue any software, service, or promotion (including but not limited to any provisions, parts thereof, licensing, pricing) as advertised on this Website at any time without notice and you confirm that we shall not be liable for any such change or removal.

  • Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this Website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

  • Your use of any information or materials on this Website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this Website meet your specific requirements. This is not a health care site. The administrators of The Diabetes Resource are not health care professionals, and are not qualified to give medical or mental health advice. Everyone is different in regards to what kind of regimen is needed, such as nutrition, exercise, medication, dosages, tests, etc. Please consult with qualified professionals in order to find the right regimen and treatment for you. Do not make changes without consulting your health care team. The Diabetes Resource is for diabetics at all stages of life and everyone has different needs, some information may not be appropriate for you. Always keep this in mind and always consult with your healthcare team. Articles submitted by other authors represent their own views, not necessarily the views of The Diabetes Resource administrators. The administrators of The Diabetes Resource, members and contributing writers are not responsible in any shape or form for your physical or mental health or that of your child or children. They are not responsible for how any of the information on this Website or associated sites affects your life. The community associated with this Website is a self-help support group. Advice or information shared is personal and possibly not optimal for you. It is up to you to use this information as you see fit in conjunction with your medical care team. The results are your own responsibility. Other members, administrators or contributors of this Website cannot be held responsible.

  • This Website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

  • All trademarks reproduced in this Website, which are not the property of, or licensed to the operator, are acknowledged on the Website.

  • Unauthorized use of this Website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.

  • The Website may include links to third party website’s that are controlled and maintained by others. Any link to other websites is not an endorsement of such website and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the content or availability of any such sites.  You may not create a link to this Website from another website or document without the prior written consent of us.

  • Your use of this Website and any dispute arising out of such use of the Website is subject to the laws of the State of New York.

3. Indemnity.  You agree to indemnify and hold us and our employees, officers, directors, representatives and agents harmless from and against all liabilities, legal fees, damages, losses, costs and other expenses in relation to any claims or actions brought against us arising out of any breach by you of these Terms and Conditions or other liabilities arising out of your use of this Website.

4. Intellectual Property Rights.  The Intellectual Property Rights in this Website and the materials on or accessible via the Website belong to us or our licensors. This Website and the materials on or accessible via the Website and the Intellectual Property Rights therein may not be copied, distributed, published, licensed, used or reproduced in any way.

”The Diabetes Resource” and The Diabetes Resource Logo are pending trade marks which belong to “The Diabetes Resource” and they may not be may not be used, copied or reproduced in any way without the express written consent of The Diabetes Resource.

For purposes hereof the term “Intellectual Property Rights” includes the following (wherever and when ever arising and for the full term of each of them): any patent, trademark, trade name, service mark, service name, design, design right, copyright, database right, moral rights, know how, trade secret and other confidential information, rights in the nature of any of these items in any country, rights in the nature of unfair competition rights and rights to sue for passing off or other similar intellectual or commercial right (in each case whether or not registered or registrable) and registrations of and applications to register any of them.

5. Limitation of Liability.
  The information contained on this Website is for general information purposes only.  While we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the Website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the Website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.  The Website is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without any representation or endorsement made and without warranty of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

To the extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any indirect or consequential loss or damage whatsoever (including without limitation loss of business, opportunity, data or profits) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Website.  While we will make every effort to keep the Website up and running smoothly, we make no warranty that the functionality of the Website will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected or that the Website or the server that makes the Website available are free of viruses or anything else which may be harmful or destructive.  We will not be liable for the Website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

6. Severability.  In the event that any provision of these Terms and Conditions is declared by any judicial or other competent authority to be void, voidable, illegal or otherwise unenforceable or indications of the same are received by either you or us from any relevant competent authority, we shall amend that provision in such reasonable manner as achieves the intention of the parties without illegality or, at our discretion, such provision may be severed from these Terms and Conditions and the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect.

7. Headings.  Headings are included in these Terms and Conditions for convenience only and shall not affect the construction or interpretation of these Terms and Conditions.

8. Entire Agreement.
 These Terms and Conditions together with any documents expressly referred to in them, contain the entire agreement between us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral between us and you in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by us shall alter the interpretation of these Terms and Conditions. In agreeing to these Terms and Conditions, you have not relied on any representation other than those expressly stated in these Terms and Conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not been made expressly in these Terms and Conditions.