COLLECTION OF INFORMATION
Our website provides you with the opportunity to register with us. In order to register, a user must provide their first and last name, e-mail address, gender, age and other contact and demographic information. The user will be assigned a username, create a password and be given the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us or our partners.
If a user wishes to subscribe to our e-newsletters, the user must register and provide their first and last name, e-mail address, gender, age and other contact and demographic information. In the registration form, the user will have the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us or our partners.
SURVEYS AND CONTESTS
In the event a user, subscriber or other customer elects to participate in a contest or survey, they will be required to register and asked to provide contact information such as name, e-mail address and mailing address, demographic information (such as gender and age) and additional personal information necessary in order to enter the contest or participate in the survey. Participation in a contest or survey is voluntary and such users affirmatively consent to the sharing of personal information in connection with the contest or survey.
We may offer features whereby users can send information to others. If a user elects to use our service to inform a friend about our website, products or services, we may ask for the friend’s name, e-mail address and gender. We may retain such contact information that a user submits to the website. The referred friend may request to opt-out of receiving further messages in the tell-a friend message sent by the user.
COMMUNICATIONS WITH US
We have features whereby users can provide us with feedback or ask questions. User’s contact information in such correspondence may be retained.
COMMUNICATIONS FROM US AND OUR PARTNERS (UPDATES, SPECIAL OFFERS)
Registered users, whether in the website, e-newsletters, subscribers to contest or surveys will have the opportunity to select if they would like to opt in to receive news, updates and offers from us and our partners.
USE OF COLLECTED INFORMATION
We use information gathered from users to provide requested services, to provide users with relevant content, to improve the user’s experience on our website and to assist us in creating better services and products that meet the user’s needs. We may share gathered information with our affiliates, and provided that the user has given permission, to receive third party offers from our business partners and advertisers. We will never share credit card information with affiliates, partners or advertisers. Credit card information will only be shared with payment processing agents necessary to complete the user’s purchase on our website. Information gathered in connection with surveys and contest will be used to notify the winners and award prizes.
Our website contains links to third party websites. We are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of such third party sites. We advise users to review such sites’ privacy policies.
We store user information securely on our servers, which are kept in a secure environment. Sensitive information, such as credit card numbers, is encrypted and transmitted to us securely.
It is our intention to adhere to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and its rules on collecting personal information from minors. We do not intentionally collect information from children under the age of 13 without parental consent. Children should always get permission from their parents before sending any information about themselves (including, but not limited to, their names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers) over the Internet to us or to anyone else.
You acknowledge and agree that our website and products are intended for general educational purposes only. Our products not intended to constitute or replace medical or professional health care, exercise, diet or medical advice, treatment, plans or services. You must always consult your qualified health care provider for health care, exercise, diet or medical advice, diagnosis, consultation, treatment, and/or services. You acknowledge and agree that use of our website and products is at your own risk, and is provided on “as is” and “as available” basis. We do not make any express or implied warranties, representations or endorsements of any kind with respect to our products, including, but not limited to, warranties of title, noninfringement, merchantibility, or fitness for a particular purpose. We do not warrant that the website or any of its functions will be uninterrupted or free of error, that defects will be corrected, or that any part of this website is free of viruses, worms, trojans or other harmful components.
In no event will we and/or our subsidiaries, parent companies, affiliates, licensors, employees, agents and/or vendors be liable for any claims, liabilities, losses, and expense of any kind including, without limitation, any direct, indirect, incidental, compensatory, special or consequential damages, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability, or otherwise. You assume all responsibility for establishing such procedures for data backup and virus protection as you deem appropriate.
All products, including, without limitation, content, data, information, goods and services, contained or provided through this website (the “Products”) are protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights or laws. Except as is specifically permitted, no Products may be reproduced or distributed by any means, or in any form, without our prior written permission.
Any information sent to us, with the exception of credit card numbers, will be deemed not confidential. You grant us an unrestricted, irrevocable license to display, use, modify, perform, reproduce, transmit, and distribute any information sent to us, for any and all commercial and non-commercial uses.
You acknowledge and agree that if any provision is held by any court or tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be not enforceable, then such provisions will be deemed severable from these provisions and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.
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