Terms of Service
1. Welcome to CureZone
CureZone provides its service to you, subject to the following Terms of Service ("TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. You can review the most current version of the TOS at any time at: http://curezone.com/terms.asp
In addition, when using particular CureZone services, you and CureZone shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services which may be posted from time to time. All such guidelines or rules (including but not limited to our Spam Policy) are hereby incorporated by reference into the TOS. CureZone may also offer other services that are governed by different Terms of Service.
2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
CureZone currently provides users with access to communications tools: CureZone Forums, CureZone Blogs, CureZone Image Gallery, CureZone Knowledge Base / Frequently Asked Questions, CureZone Health Directory, CureZone Business Directory, CureZone Articles, CureZone Books, CureZone File Depo, CureZone Web Mail and CureZone Health Pages (the "Service").
You also understand and agree that the service may include certain communications from CureZone, such as service announcements, administrative messages and password reminders, and that these communications may be considered part of CureZone membership and you will not be able to opt out of receiving them. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Service, including the release of new CureZone properties, shall be subject to the TOS.
You understand and agree that the Service is provided "AS-IS" and that CureZone assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings. You are responsible for obtaining access to the Service and that access may involve third party fees (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges). You are responsible for those fees, including those fees associated with the display or delivery of advertisements. In addition, you must provide and are responsible for all equipment necessary to access the Service.
Please be aware that CureZone has created certain areas on the Service that contain adult or mature content. You must be at least 18 years of age to access and view such areas.
3. YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
In consideration of your use of the Service, you represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of your country.
You agree to follow given guidelines when choosing CureZone username.
To protect your privacy online, do not choose CureZone username similar to your real name, or any other personally identifiable information like: real phone number, real email address, real address, personal homepage domain name etc.
4. MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY
You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to (a) immediately notify CureZone of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. CureZone cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section 4.
5. MEMBER CONDUCT
You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials ("Content"), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not CureZone, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Service.
CureZone does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. You understand that by using the Service, you may be exposed to Content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. Under no circumstances will CureZone be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service.
You understand that by using CureZone forums and Blogs, your should always try to give back and contribute to the CureZone community as much as you receive. You should always try to contribute to CureZone Forums and Blogs. For every single question that you ask and you receive an ansawer on CureZone forums, you should try to answer another question posted by someone else.
You hereby acknowledge that egoistical, arrogant, egocentric or unfriendly use of CureZone Forums and Blogs may result in termination of your access to CureZone. You are welcome to CureZone only if you are willing to share non-personal information and opinions with other CureZone users.
You have privileges to edit messages posted on CureZone forums and blogs, but you should never abuse those privileges. Do not remove questions you asked or the questions you answered unless you accidently disclosed personal information that may compromise your privacy.
You hereby acknowledge that any violation of any of our policies may result in termination of your access to CureZone, deactivation or deletion of your account and all related information and files in your account, and preclusion of any further access to such files or CureZone, without prior notice.
You agree to not use the Service to:
"stalk", "annoy", "irritate", "attack", "accuse", "threaten", "abuse", "defame", "harm" or otherwise harass CureZone members or CureZone moderators
harm minors in any way;
make available any content that is hateful, abusive, harassing, offensive, threatening, defamatory, libelous, harmful, vulgar, obscene, unlawful or otherwise objectionable
make available any content with generalized hateful or abusive statements about members of any nation, religion, ethnic group, minority, race, gender, profession, age group, or any other similar large group of people, including but not limiting to Americans, Dutch, homosexuals, Christians, Moslems, Native Americans, African Americans, Jews, Russians, Mexicans, Gypsies, Caucasians, Arabs, Latinos, Chinese, Asians, Africans, Sami, etc.
disclose, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is invasive of another's privacy. These include but are not limited to: name, address, email address, "anonymous user id", IP address, homepage URL, phone number, photo, username previously used on other web services (like yahoo, msn, skype, facebook, myspace or other web based forums). You should not disclose names or addresses of the friends or family members of another CureZone member;
collect or store personal data about curezone members without their consent;
(if you send an email to a person, it means you agree on disclosing your email address to that person, and you are giving a permission to that person to store your email address on his/her computer, cause that is how email software functions, it stores all email on the computer's hard disk.)
impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a CureZone team member, forum leader, book author, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content (like email) transmitted through the Service;
upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of any party;
upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas (such as market forum or shopping rooms) that are designated for such purpose (please read our complete Spam Policy);
upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to "scroll" faster than other users of the Service are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in real time exchanges;
interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
Don't do upon others what you wouldn't have them do upon you.
You acknowledge that CureZone may or may not pre-screen Content, but that CureZone and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to pre-screen, refuse, or move any Content that is available via the Service. Without limiting the foregoing, CureZone and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by CureZone or submitted to CureZone, including without limitation information in CureZone Message Boards, and in all other parts of the Service.
You acknowledge, consent and agree that CureZone may access, preserve, and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the TOS; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or personal safety of CureZone, its users and the public.
You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
You understand that the Service and software embodied within the Service may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected, and use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by CureZone and/or content providers who provide content to the Service. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded into the Service. Any unauthorized reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of the materials provided on the Service, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.
Any conduct by you on CureZone that we believe, in our sole discretion, restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying CureZone will not be permitted. You agree to use CureZone only for lawful purposes. You are prohibited from posting on or transmitting through CureZone any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, profane, hateful, fraudulent, racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including, but not limited to, any material that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or international law. You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of CureZone, use of CureZone, or access to CureZone. You agree not to access CureZone by any means other than through the interface provided by us for use in accessing CureZone. You agree not to violate any of the robot access policies. You hereby acknowledge that any violation of any of our policies may result in termination of your access to CureZone, deactivation or deletion of your account and all related information and files in your account, and preclusion of any further access to such files or CureZone, without prior notice.
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6. SPECIAL ADMONITIONS FOR INTERNATIONAL USE
Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable Content. Specifically, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside.
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7. THIS SITE DOES NOT PROVIDE ANY MEDICAL ADVICE
Information on CureZone is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for the advice provided by your physician or other healthcare professional or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging. You should not use the information on CureZone for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication or other treatment. You should always speak with your physician or other healthcare professional before taking any medication or nutritional, herbal or homeopathic supplement, or adopting any treatment for a health problem.
For any products or services mentioned or suggested on CureZone, you should read carefully all product packaging and instructions. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your health care provider. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking professional advice because of something you have read on CureZone. Information provided on CureZone and the use of any products or services advertised on CureZone by you DOES NOT create a doctor-patient relationship between you and any of the physicians or other healthcare professionals affiliated with CureZone. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
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8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Under no circumstances shall we or any other party involved in creating, producing, or distributing CureZone pages be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages or loss of profits, good will, use, data or other intangible losses (even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages) that result from (i) any delay, failure, interruption or corruption of CureZone or any data or information transmitted in connection with the use of CureZone. (ii) personal injury or death caused by your use or misuse of CureZone, (iii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from your use of any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into, through or from CureZone (iv) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data, (v) statements or conduct of any third party on CureZone, or (vi) any other matter relating to CureZone. You hereby acknowledge that this paragraph shall apply to all content, merchandise, and services advertised through CureZone. We expressly disclaim all such representations and warranties, including, without limitation, all warranties of merchantability, accuracy, timeliness, completeness, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement to the fullest extent permitted by law. We do not warrant that CureZone or files available on CureZone will be free from corrupted data, computer viruses or similar destructive or contaminating code. No oral advice or written information provided by us or our affiliates shall create a warranty of any kind. Your use of CureZone and any site linked to CureZone is expressly at your own risk.
All information contained on CureZone, including information relating to medical and health conditions, products and treatments, is for informational purposes only, and not as medical advice. Such information is often presented in summary or aggregate form and is not meant to be a substitute for the advice provided by your physician or other medical professional(s) or for any information contained on or in any product packaging or labels. You should not use the information contained on CureZone for the diagnosis of a health problem or the prescription of medication.
You should always consult your physician and medical advisors before purchasing or using any products, services or information advertised on CureZone. In addition, you should carefully read all information provided by the manufacturers of the products or in the product packaging and labels before using any product purchased from CureZone. Information provided on CureZone and the use of any products or services purchased from CureZone by you DOES NOT constitute a doctor-patient relationship between you and any of the physicians affiliated with CureZone. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, in such states, liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by law. Notwithstanding the above, our sole liability for any reason to you, and your sole and exclusive remedy for any cause or claim whatsoever, shall be limited to the amount paid by you for any product, information or service purchased by you from us through CureZone.
10. COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS
"CureZone.com", "CureZone.org", "CureZone.info", "Educating instead of Medicating" and all logos, page headers, custom graphics and icons are trademarks and/or service marks owned by CureZone Association. All other trademarks, product names, and company names and logos appearing on CureZone are the property of their respective owners. CureZone 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 these rights are valid and protected in all forms, media and technologies existing now or developed in the future.
All Content is copyrighted as a collective work under the United States copyright laws and copyright laws of other countries, and we own a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement, and enhancement of such Content. You may not modify, remove, delete, augment, add to, publish, print, 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. All rights to such Content are reserved to their respective copyright owners. Permission is granted to electronically copy and to print in hard copy portions of CureZone for the sole purpose of education.
Except as provided in the preceding sentence or as permitted by the fair use privilege under the United States 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. Any other use of the Content on CureZone, including reproduction for purposes other than as noted above, modification, distribution, replication, commercial or other use, without our prior written permission, is prohibited by international laws.
For every single message, digital image, article, answer or ad that you post or upload on CureZone Forums, CureZone Blogs, CureZone FAQ's, CureZone Directory, CureZone Image Gallery, CureZone Quotes, CureZone Articles etc... you agree to grant proprietary rights to Curezone.com.
By submitting your own message or a digital image on Curezone forums, Curezone blogs, Curezone FAQs, Curezone Articles etc, you are agreeing and giving proprietary rights to CureZone.com, including rights to reproduce, modify, distribute, store, augment, publish, replicate, transmit or delete your article, message, digital image, answer or ad.
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11. GENERAL INFORMATION
These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between you and us and govern the use of CureZone. You also may be subject to additional terms and conditions that may apply when you use affiliate services, third-party content or third-party software. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms of Service is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of these Terms of Service remain in full force and effect.
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12. Changes to these Terms of Service
CureZone may update those terms without notice. You can review the most current version of the TOS at any time at: http://curezone.com/terms.asp
13. Questions and Suggestions
If you have questions or suggestions, please contact The webmaster.