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Terms of Use

Please review the following terms and conditions carefully. These Terms of Use are a legally binding contract between you and the Foundation for Exxcellence In Women's Health Care (the "Foundation") pertaining to the access and use of the services offered and all content, information, documents, bulletins, data, printed materials, hypertext, links and "online" or other electronic documentation (collectively the "Materials") accessible from www.exxcellence.org and any sub-domains thereof, or other websites operated by or for the Foundation (the "Site").

Accessing the Site

The Sites are all offered by the Foundation to you free of charge on the express condition that you accept, without modification, and abide by these Terms Of Use. Your access and use of the Sites is conditioned upon your continued compliance with these Terms of Use. The Foundation reserves the right to change the Terms of Use from time to time at its sole discretion by reasonable notice, including without limitation by posting revised terms on the Site (which shall constitute reasonable notice). Your use of the Site will be subject to the most current version of the Terms of Use posted on the Site at the time of such use.

In addition, when using particular Materials on this Site, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such Materials that may contain terms and conditions in addition to those in the Terms of Use. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into the Terms of Use.

If you breach any of the Terms of Use, your authorization to use this Site automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any Materials downloaded or printed from the Site.

Materials

You acknowledge that the Materials on the Site are provided "as is" for general information only and without warranties of any kind. The Material on the Sites are not meant to be used for self-diagnosis or to replace the services of a medical professional. While the Foundation endeavors to keep the Materials on the Site current, healthcare information changes rapidly and thus, the Materials on the Site should not be relied upon to be fully comprehensive or error free. The Foundation does not recommend, endorse or make any warranties or representations of any kind with regard to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, quality, efficacy or non-infringement of any of the programs, materials, products or other information provided on the Site or by the companies or organizations linked or referred to in the Site. The Site do not offer medical advice or recommendations to individuals or physicians and you should not rely on the information posted on the Site as a substitute for consultations with qualified health care professionals who are familiar with individual medical conditions and needs. The Foundation does not advocate that you attempt to treat yourself, your family or someone you know without proper medical supervision. The Foundation encourages you to seek the guidance of your healthcare provider if you feel that you, your family or someone that you know suffers from the conditions described on the Site.

The Foundation may from time to time post articles and other information provided by third parties that might be of interest or benefit to the public. You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations of third parties contained on the Site are not necessarily those of the Foundation or endorsed by the Foundation.

Copyright - Limited License

The Materials on this Site may be protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property laws and any unauthorized use of the Materials at this Site may violate such laws.

Without the explicit written consent of the Foundation, no portion of the Materials (including the Marks) on this Site may be copied, reproduced, displayed, republished, downloaded, posted, digitized, translated, modified, transmitted, distributed or commercially exploited in any way in any form or by any means. Any unauthorized use of the Materials may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. The Foundation retains all rights not expressly granted, and nothing in these Terms Of Use constitutes a waiver of any rights under copyright laws or any other federal, state or local law, regulation, ordinance or treaty. Nothing in these Terms Of Use should be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right under or to any intellectual property right, including without limitation, any patent, trademark, service mark or copyright of the Foundation or any third party.

The Foundation will permit you to view, download and print the Materials available on this Site, subject to the following terms and conditions:

  • The Materials may be used solely for your own personal, informational, internal, non-commercial purposes and may not be copied, sold or distributed to others or otherwise used for any for-profit or commercial activities or purposes.
  • The Materials must be printed in its entirety without modification, reformatting, adaptation, abridgement or alteration. Electronic copies are not permitted.
  • The Materials may not be combined with other print or electronic materials.
  • You may not remove any copyright or other proprietary notices contained in the Materials.

The Foundation reserves the right to revoke such permission at any time, and any such use shall be discontinued immediately upon your receipt of written notice from the Foundation. Any rights of use rights granted to you constitutes a license and not a sale or other transfer of title or ownership of the Materials (or any copies or excerpts of the Materials).

This limited permission, however, is expressly not applicable to the design and layout of this Site. The "look and feel" and other features of this Site are protected by trade dress, copyright and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part without the express written consent of the Foundation or its suppliers.

Failure to abide by these limitations will immediately terminate this permission and may result in the infringement of the copyrights and/or trademarks owned by the Foundation or its licensors.

Warranties and Disclaimers

THIS SITE AND ALL MATERIALS AND SERVICES FOUND ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR THE WARRANTY OF NON-INFRINGEMENT. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE FOUNDATION MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT: (1) THE SERVICES AND MATERIALS WILL MEET WITH YOUR REQUIREMENTS; (2) THE SERVICES AND MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE; (3) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE MATERIALS OR SERVICES WILL BE EFFECTIVE, ACCURATE OR RELIABLE; (4) THE QUALITY OF ANY SERVICES OR INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE SITE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS; (5) ANY ERRORS IN SOFTWARE OBTAINED FROM THIS SITE OR ANY LINK REFERRED TO OR APPENDED TO THIS SITE WILL BE CORRECTED; AND (6) THE INFORMATION AND MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE UP-TO- DATE.

IF, AND TO THE EXTENT THAT, SOME OTHER STATE'S OR JURISDICTION'S LAW WILL APPLY TO YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OTHER THAN THOSE EXISTING IN THE STATE OF TEXAS, AND THAT OTHER STATE OR JURISDICTION DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY MAY LAST SO THAT IN THAT EVENT, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER ANY SUCH LAWS, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE LIMITED TO THE SHORTEST PERIOD OF TIME AVAILABLE UNDER SUCH OTHER STATE'S OR JURISDICTION'S LAWS. OTHERWISE, TO THE EXTENT PERMISSIBLE, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES THAT MAY EXIST UNDER TEXAS, OR UNDER ANY OTHER LAW, ARE LIMITED TO THIRTY (30) DAYS.

This Site may include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies or typographical errors.

The Foundation may make changes to the Materials found on this Site at any time without notice. The Materials found on this Site may be out of date and the Foundation makes no commitment to update such materials or services. THE FOUNDATION ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN THE MATERIALS AND/OR SERVICES THAT ARE REFERENCED BY OR LINKED TO THIS SITE.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE FOUNDATION BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DAMAGES OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT THE FOUNDATION HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES BY YOU, AND ON OR UNDER ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR OF ANY WEBSITE REFERENCED IN OR LINKED TO THIS SITE. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY PROHIBIT THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, TO THE EXTENT THAT THE LAWS OF STATES OR JURISDICTIONS OTHER THAN THE STATE OF TEXAS AND THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA MAY APPLY TO YOU.

THE USE OF THE MATERIALS AND INFORMATION OR THE DOWNLOADING OR THE ACQUISITION OF ANY MATERIALS THROUGH THIS SITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND WITH YOUR AGREEMENT THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM, OR FOR ANY LOSS OF DATA, THAT RESULTS FROM SUCH ACTIVITIES.

NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE FOUNDATION OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE TERMS OF USE.

BY USING THIS SITE YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD THE FOUNDATION AND ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS AND EMPLOYEES HARMLESS AND FREE FROM ANY CLAIMS FOR LIABILITY OR DAMAGES OF WHATEVER KIND OR CHARACTER WHATSOEVER.

Sponsors

The Foundation may choose to acknowledge certain persons and companies who have provided donations or sponsorships in furtherance of the Foundation and its mission. Such acknowledgement may be in the form of recognition on the Site by use of such persons or companies' own names or marks and/or links to such person or companies' own websites. However, the Foundation does not solicit or permit the purchase or use of advertisements or commercial endorsements on the Site by any person or company (including, without limitation, its sponsors and donors). If you choose to click on the links to any of our sponsors' websites or otherwise engage in any correspondence or business dealings with or other purchase of products or services from any of our sponsors, you do so on your own initiative and you agree that the Foundation is not responsible or liable for any loss or damages of any sort incurred as a result of any such dealings or as a result of the acknowledgement of or links to such sponsors in conjunction with the Site.

Links

This Site may contain links to third-party websites that are not under the control of the Foundation. The Foundation makes no representation whatsoever about any other website to which you may have access through this Site. The Foundation has not reviewed and is not responsible for the content of any third party sites linked to or from the Site.

When you access any website from a link on the Site, you do so at your own risk and the Foundation is not responsible for the accuracy or the reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice, statements, materials or quality made on these websites or for the quality of any products or services available on such websites.

The Foundation provides these links merely as a convenience and courtesy to you and the inclusion of such links does not imply that the Foundation endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content or uses of such websites.

Services

The Foundation may offer from time to time certain services or features on the Site (including without limitation, public forums, on-line donations and tutorials) (collectively, the "Services"). These Terms Of Use pertain to your ability to use the Services made available by the Foundation from the Site. The Foundation will permit your use of the Services free of charge on the express condition that you accept, without modification, and abide by these Terms Of Use, only for as long as your use of the Services are helping the Foundation to fulfill its Mission.

Account Set-Up

Browsing of the Site public pages is currently provided free of charge to any person. However, access to the Services and certain features of the Site will require an account to be first established and activated for you. You may sign up for an account by accessing the Site and following the direction for setting up an account. When you register for an account, you will be asked to create a unique user name (and/or a forum name), a password and a valid email address for your account. You will be asked whether you have read these Terms Of Use and agree to abide by its terms. You may be asked specific questions if you are seeking to use certain features of the Site, and your answers to those questions will determine whether or not you are eligible to register for those features. If you answer "I agree" and you answer all of the questions posed for each feature and otherwise are eligible, your account may be activated. If you answer "I Do No Agree" or otherwise do not answer all of the questions or otherwise are not eligible, your account will not be activated and you will not be permitted to access the Services online. The Foundation reserves the right to decline to activate an account for any person for any reason. If your account is activated, you will receive a notification email immediate after you register and you must confirm your email address and acceptance of these Terms of Use by clicking on the confirmation link in the notification email. Once you have confirmed, you will be permitted to log in, view, load, post and use the Services and the specific features of each service for which you have been registered. By making such confirmation, you acknowledge that you have read these Terms Of Use, understand your rights and obligations, and agree to be bound by these Terms Of Use. You acknowledge that certain Services will be provided subject to additional terms and conditions (or a separate written agreement only) and you agree that you will abide by such additional terms and conditions applicable to those Services.

Password Protection

You must have a password to access the Services online via your account. You are responsible for maintaining the secrecy of your password and protecting against unauthorized use of your password. You also are responsible for all activities that occur under your password and user name or your account made by you or others. You will immediately notify the Foundation if your password is lost, stolen, disclosed to an unauthorized third party or otherwise has been compromised or if there is any other breach of security. You must ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You will be permitted to access only those portions of the Site for which you have been granted permission to use by the Foundation.

Account Requirements

In consideration of your use of the Site and the Services, you agree to: (i) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by our account activation form; and (ii) maintain and promptly update such account information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such account information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Sites or the Services or any portion thereof.

Tests and Private Forums

As part of your account, you may participate in certain tests, archives and other private forums. Your participation is voluntary; however by choosing to view a test or test results, to search archives or otherwise participate in any private forum, you acknowledge and agree that any test data, information or content provided by you must be treated as private or confidential. The Foundation reserves the right to remove without notice any posting for any reason.

Availability of Service

The Foundation reserves the right to establish general practices and limits concerning the Services and user accounts at any time (and may modify such practices and limits at its sole discretion), including without limitation the maximum number of days that test data or archives will be available. You acknowledge that the Foundation reserves the right to log off accounts that are inactive for an extended period of time and reserves the right at any time, and from time to time, to modify or discontinue, either temporarily or permanently, the Services (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that the Foundation shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any such modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Services.

On-Line Donations

In order to make donations online, you must submit the necessary contact and payment information, including, without limitation, your name, address, credit card and email. You are responsible for the accuracy of the information in your account(s) supplied by you to the Foundation or its service providers (i.e. Tapestry). By providing such information to the Foundation or its service providers by any means (e.g.: email, fax, telephone, mail, etc.), you represent that any information or materials provided by you shall be accurate, complete and correct and that you shall have lawful right to provide such information to the Foundation for use in processing your donations from the Site. In order to make donations online using the payment method displayed on the Site (e.g., VISA, Mastercard, etc.), you must be 18 years of age or over. By using the Site's payment method, you confirm that you possess the legal authority to enter into the conditions of use for the Site, including, without limitation, instructing the Foundation or its service providers to collect any payments from a credit or debit card, and to use the Site in accordance with all terms and conditions of these Terms Of Use. Billing to your credit card or to your account occurs at the time of donation or shortly thereafter. You agree that you are responsible for all charges incurred by your use of the Site and you expressly authorize the Foundation and its service providers to charge the credit card provided by you or listed on your account for any donations submitted online via the Site.

Acceptable Use Policy for Services & Site

You will not, and will not allow or authorize others to, use the Services or the Site to take any actions that: (i) infringe on any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy; (ii) violate any applicable law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including those regarding export control); (iii) are defamatory, trade libelous, threatening, harassing, invasive of privacy, stalking, harassment, abusive, tortuous conduct, hateful, discrimination based on race, ethnicity, gender, sex or disability, pornographic or obscene; (iv) interfere with or disrupt any services or equipment with the intent of causing an excessive or disproportionate load on the Foundation's or its service providers' infrastructure; (v) involves knowingly distributing viruses, Trojan horses, worms, or other similar harmful or deleterious programming routines; (vi) involves the preparation and/or distribution of "junk mail", "spam", "chain letters", "pyramid schemes" or other deceptive on-line marketing practices or any unsolicited bulk email or unsolicited commercial email or otherwise in a manner that violates the Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act (CAN-SPAM Act of 2003); (vii) would encourage conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international laws or regulations; (viii) involves the unauthorized entry to any machine accessible via the Services or interference with the Site or any servers or networks connected to the Site or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Sites, or attempt to breach the security of or disrupt Internet communications on the Site (including without limitation accessing data to which you are not the intended recipient or logging into a server or account for which you are not expressly authorized); (ix) impersonate any person or entity, including, without limitation, one of the Foundation's or other's officers or employees, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (x) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any information transmitted through the Site; (xi) collect or store personal data about other account users or attempt to gain access to other account users' accounts or otherwise mine information about other account users or the Site; (xii) execute any form of network monitoring or run a network analyzer or packet sniffer or other technology to intercept, decode, mine or display any packets used to communicate between the Site's servers or any data not intended for you; (xiii) attempt to circumvent authentication or security of any content, host, network or account ("cracking") on or from the Site; or (xiv) are contrary to the Foundation's public image, goodwill, reputation or mission or otherwise not in furtherance of its mission.

In addition you will not, and will not assist, enable or permit others to, directly or indirectly (i) modify, enhance, alter, or prepare derivative works based on any of the Foundation's or its licensors or supplier's content, software or infrastructure, (ii) decompile, decode, unlock, attempt to discover the source code of, or otherwise reverse engineer, any of the Foundation's or its licensors or supplier's software or infrastructure, or (iii) sublicense, sell, rent, lease, transfer, assign, or convey any rights under these Terms of Use to any third party, or otherwise commercially exploit or profit from the information or content of the Site (or any part or portion thereof).

IMPROPER USE OF THE SITE WILL RESULT IN LOSS OF YOUR ACCOUNT ACCESS AND MAY RESULT IN CIVIL AND CRIMINAL LIABILITIES.

Indemnity

BY USING THIS SITE, YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD THE FOUNDATION AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, CONTRACTORS, STAFF AND EMPLOYEES HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIM, LOSS, LIABILITY, EXPENSE OR DEMAND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION COURT COSTS AND REASONABLE ATTORNEY'S FEES) MADE BY ANY THIRD- PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF CONTENT THAT YOU SUBMIT, PLACE TO OR TRANSMIT THROUGH THE SITE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, USER SUPPLIED INFORMATION, MATERIALS OR COMMUNICATIONS (COLLECTIVELY REFERRED TO HEREIN AS "USER CONTENT"), YOUR USE OF THE SITE, YOUR CONNECTION TO THE SITE, YOUR VIOLATION OF THE TERMS OF USE, OR YOUR VIOLATION OF ANY OF THE RIGHTS OF ANOTHER PERSON OR ENTITY WITH REGARD TO USER CONTENT THAT YOU MAY USE.

Term & Termination

These Terms Of Use are effective from the date that you first access the Site or on the date that you activate your account for the Services, whichever is earlier, and continues in effect until terminated in accordance with these Terms of Use.

The Foundation may terminate your access to the Site or the Services at any time for any reason. Cause for such termination shall include, but not be limited to: (i) breaches or violations of these Terms Of Use; (ii) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies; (iii) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions); (iv) discontinuance or material modification to the Services (or any part thereof); (iv) unexpected technical or security issues or problems; (v) extended periods of inactivity; (vi) fraudulent or illegal activities performed by or on behalf of you in connection with the Services or the Site; (vii) discontinuance of the Services as a whole; (viii) a statement by you that you no longer agree to these Terms of Use, or a statement by you otherwise requesting termination of your access to the Services; or (ix) any other reason reasonably considered by the Foundation to be in its best interest.

Your access to the Site or the Services also will terminate automatically if you fail to comply with any term or provision of these Terms Of Use. You agree that any termination of your account and/or your access to the Site or the Services may be effected without prior notice and you acknowledge and agree that the Foundation may immediately deactivate or delete your account and all related information, files or content in your account and/or bar any access to such information or content by you or others. The Foundation shall not be obligated to return or provide copies of any information, files or content in your account to you upon deactivation.

You may deactivate your account at any time subject to full payment of any costs or donations charged to your account(s). In order for us to deactivate your account, you must provide us with written notice. You may look under "My Account" and follow the instructions for providing written notice to us so that your account will be deactivated. You acknowledge that our entire liability and your exclusive remedy under these Terms Of Use for any dispute with us shall be your right to terminate your account in accordance with this section. You further agree that the Foundation shall not be liable to any third-party for any termination or deactivation of your access to your account(s) or the Sites.

Upon termination, the Foundation will have no further obligation or responsibility to you with respect to the Services terminated, and you will have no further obligation or responsibility to the Foundation with respect to the Services terminated or the Site; provided, however, the foregoing statement does not apply to any liability, responsibility, or obligation of either party existing or arising prior to the effective date of termination. Your obligations under these Terms of Use, which by their nature are intended to survive termination (such as indemnification) shall survive the termination of your access to the Site or the Services.

Equitable Remedies

You agree that, if the terms of these Terms Of Use are not specifically enforced, we will be irreparably damaged, and therefore you agree that we shall be entitled, without bond, other security or proof of damages, to appropriate equitable remedies with respect any breach, in addition to any other available remedies.

Deactivation of the Site

The Foundation reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Site, or any part or portion thereof, with or without notice to you. You agree that the Foundation shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Site, or any part or portion thereof. Nothing in these Terms Of Use shall be construed to obligate the Foundation to maintain and support the Site, or any part or portion thereof, during the term of these Terms Of Use.

Governing Law and Jurisdiction

This Site (excluding linked sites) is hosted on servers located, and controlled by the Foundation from its offices, within the State of Texas, United States of America.

By accessing this Site, you and the Foundation agree that all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site shall be governed by the statutes and laws of the State of Texas, without regard to the conflicts of laws and principles thereof, and the applicable laws, regulations and treaties of the United States of America.

You and the Foundation also agree and hereby submit to the exclusive personal jurisdiction and venue of a State District Court of Dallas County, Texas, and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas with respect to such matters.

The Foundation makes no representation that it operates (or is legally permitted to operate) in all geographic areas. The Foundation makes no representation that the content of the Materials available on this Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and accessing the Site from territories where the content of the Materials is illegal or otherwise impermissible is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and peril and are responsible for compliance with local laws.

Adjudication of disputes; Forum; Waiver of Right to Jury Trial

In the event that any dispute arises between you and the Foundation whether under these Terms of Use or as a result of any action taken by the Foundation or you as a result or consequence of your use of the Site or any Materials downloaded, viewed or referred to on the Site by you, or by reason of any application, request for information or other contact between you or a representative of yours and the Foundation or any representative of the Foundation, you and the Foundation expressly agree to waive and hereby waive any rights to a trial by jury of any and all issues arising in any action or proceeding between you and the Foundation or their respective successors, representatives, or heirs.

In addition, any claim, dispute, or controversy by you or the Foundation against the other shall be resolved in an appropriate court of law located in Dallas County, Texas. Nothing in these Terms Of Use is designed to create or grant you or the Foundation any rights that you or the Foundation may not already have.

Trademarks

The trademarks, service marks, slogans, logos, designs and other source identifiers (collectively, "Marks") displayed on this Site are the property of the Foundation or other third parties. You are not permitted to use the Marks without the prior written consent of the Foundation or such third party that may own the Marks.

Privacy Policy

The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act ("HIPAA") may regulate and limit the use and disclosure of your private health information by certain healthcare institutions. However, you should know that the HIPAA regulations apply to information gathered in the treatment of patients and not to information gathered by or through the Site. For details on how the Foundation protects the privacy of personally identifiable information gathered by or through the Sites, please see our Privacy Policy [ADD HYPERLINK TO PRIVACY POLICY].

Responsibility for Treatment Decisions

THIS SITE IS DESIGNED FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY BY VISITORS TO THE FOUNDATION. THE FOUNDATION DOES NOT LICENSE OR CERTIFY MEDICAL DOCTORS. LICENSING AND CERTIFICATION OF MEDICAL DOCTORS IS DONE BY THE RESPECTIVE JURISDICTIONS IN WHICH SUCH DOCTORS PRACTICE.

THE FOUNDATION IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY MEDICAL DECISIONS MADE OR TAKEN BY ANY PATIENT OR MEDICAL PRACTITIONER WHO MAY VISIT THIS SITE. THOSE DECISIONS ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE TREATING PHYSICIAN AND HIS OR HER PATIENT.

Contact Information

If you have any questions regarding these Terms Of Use, you may email or write to the Foundation:

By email:
webmaster@exxcellence.org

By mail:
The Foundation for Exxcellence in Women's Health
Attention: Executive Director
2915 Vine Street
Dallas, Texas USA 75204

Posted: 1.5.09