As herein stated, the term "Continuum Affiliates" means Beth Israel Medical Center, St. Luke's Hospital, Roosevelt Hospital, and the New York Eye & Ear Infirmary. Mount Sinai Health System is the parent company of each of the Continuum Affiliates.
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This website, including all content, services, functions, materials and information made available on or accessed through it, is provided "AS IS". Your continued access or use of the web site is deemed acceptance of these terms and conditions. Unless otherwise stated, to the fullest extent permissible by law, Mount Sinai Health System, Continuum Affiliates, its subsidiaries, affiliates, employees and independent contractors (herein after "Continuum Affiliates") make no representations or warranties of any kind whatsoever for: (1) the content on the site, including without limitation, its accuracy, currency, completeness or reliability; (2) the materials and functions made accessible by the site or accessed through the site; (3) any products or services or hypertext links to sites operated by third parties; or (4) any breach of security associated with the transmission of sensitive information through the site or any linked site. Any links on this web site to web sites operated by third parties are provided exclusively for your convenience.
The purpose of this web site is to provide health information to consumers, about topics of general interest. All information contained on this site, including information relating to medical and health conditions, products and treatment is posted for informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for any advice which may be provided by your own physician or other qualified health care provider or any information contained on or in any product packaging or labels. The information contained on the site is not sufficient or provided in order to diagnose, cure, prevent or treat any health-related symptoms or diseases, or to prescribe any medication. You should carefully read all information provided by the manufacturers of any product, on or in the product packaging and labels, before using any product recommended on or through our site. In addition, you should consult your own physician to evaluate any information received from the web site before putting it to use. If you suspect that you may have a medical problem, or you need emergency and/or crisis information you should promptly contact your health care provider.
Continuum Affiliates does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information displayed or distributed through this site. You acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement, memorandum or information shall be at your sole risk. Further, Continuum Affiliates disclaims any express or implied warranties, to the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, including without limitation, non-infringement, title, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Continuum Affiliates does not warrant that the functions or features of this site or any materials or content contained therein will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that any link or the server that makes the link available is free of viruses or other harmful components. Continuum Affiliates makes no warranties and shall not be liable for the use of this site including without limitation, liability for Continuum Affiliates own negligence. If you are dissatisfied with the site or any materials on the site, your sole recourse is to discontinue using the site.
Under no circumstances shall Continuum Affiliates be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages that are directly or indirectly related to the use of, or the inability to use, the content, materials, information and functions of the site, even if Continuum Affiliates or any authorized representative thereof has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Information posted on this web site may be accessible to third parties by means of the Internet or otherwise. You should have no expectation of privacy with respect to any communication on or tough this site. By posting messages or uploading files or data or any other communication by means of this site, you are granting to Continuum Affiliates a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted worldwide license to: (1) use, copy, adapt, transmit, publicly perform, display or distribute the communication; and (2) sublicense to any third party the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the communication. These grants include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such communication, including without limitation any applicable copyright, trademark, service mark or patent rights under any relevant jurisdiction.
Continuum Affiliates reserves the right to modify, suspend or discontinue any aspect of the web site, including without limitation, all activities, classes or calendar events, and/or any of the policies and conditions that govern the use of the web site, at any time, without prior notice. Continuum Affiliates may also impose limits on certain features and/or services or restrict your access to parts or all of the web site. Your continued access or use of the web site after any change in the terms shall be deemed acceptance by you of such revised terms.