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Website usage agreement

The Center for Mind-Body Medicine (“CMBM,” “we,” or “us”) maintains this website (the “Site”) as a courtesy to people who choose to access the Site (“Users,” or “you”). The information presented herein is for informative purposes only.

Use of this Site constitutes agreement with the following terms and conditions.


Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using the Site. By using the Site, you agree to these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to all of the Terms and Conditions of this Agreement, do not use this Site. These Terms and Conditions may be revised and updated at any time. Please periodically review the Terms and Conditions because your continued usage of the Site will mean that you accept those changes.

All rights reserved. The information in the various pages of the CMBM Site is issued for general information and is not intended in any way to substitute for professional medical advice.CMBM is not a hospital, clinic, or healthcare provider. Neither the content nor any other service offered through the Site is intended to be relied upon for medical diagnosis or treatment. Information obtained on the Site may not be appropriate for your situation. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health professional if you have any concern about your health.

CMBM is not responsible for the content of any linked non-CMBM sites that are accessible from this Site. Readers are encouraged to confirm the information contained herein with other reliable sources. Contact information for Certified Alumni is provided for convenience and does not imply endorsement.

All material contained on this Site is provided “as is” for general informational purposes only and should not be considered medical advice. CMBM and its subsidiaries disclaim any warranty concerning the accuracy, timeliness, and completeness of the information on this site. Consult your health care professional for advice relating to a medical problem or condition. In no event shall CMBM and its affiliates be liable for any direct, special, indirect, exemplary, punitive, consequential, or other damages whatsoever resulting from the use of the Site or material, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other action, arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of this Site. In addition, CMBM assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages to or any viruses that may infect your computer equipment, device, or software because of your access, use of, or borrowing from this or any other site. You assume all responsibility and risk for your use of this Site, Site-related services, and linked websites.

Excerpts of the information in the Site may be reviewed, reproduced, or translated for research or educational purposes but not for sale or for use in conjunction with commercial purposes.

Any use of information in the Site should be accompanied by an acknowledgement of CMBM as the source, citing the uniform resource locator (URL) of the article.

You acknowledge that the Site contains information, data, software, photographs, graphics, videos, text, images, typefaces, sounds and other material (collectively “content”) that are protected by copyrights, trademarks or other proprietary rights, and that these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or hereinafter developed. All content is copyrighted as a collective work under the U.S. copyright laws, and CMBM owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content. You may not modify, remove, delete, augment, add to, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part. If no specific restrictions are displayed, you may make copies of select portions of the content, provided that the copies are made only for your personal, information and noncommercial use and maintain any notices contained in the content, such as all copyright notices, trademark legends, or other proprietary rights notices. Except as provided in the preceding sentence or as permitted by the fair use privilege under the U.S. copyright laws (see e.g. 17 U.S.C. Section 107), you may not upload, post, reproduce or distribute in any way content protected by copyright or other proprietary right without obtaining permission of the owner of the copyright or other proprietary right.