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Unfortunately, we live in a litigious society where people sue each other, blame each other and transfer responsibility to others, and as such, it is necessary to set forth the following Disclaimer for use of this Matthew Wood Institute of Herbalism. All representations set forth herein apply to the Matthew Wood Institute of Herbalism, Matthew Wood, Sunnyfield Herb Farm, Tara Baklund, Tara Baklund LLC and Weight Free Wellness LLC, and all other employees, agents, and representatives of the aforementioned parties and businesses (hereinafter, individually and collectively referred to “we”, “us”, and “our”).
By entering this website and/or purchasing and/or using our blog, e-mails, programs, services, and/or products, you are agreeing to accept all parts of this disclaimer. Thus, if you do not agree to the disclaimer below, STOP now, as we kindly request that you do not use our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services, or products.
For Educational and Informational Purposes Only. The information contained in our website, blog, guest blogs, e-mails, programs, services and/or products is for educational and informational purposes only, and is made available to you as continued secondary education. User is responsible for paying any applicable sales, use or other tax related to our products. While we draw on our prior professional expertise and background in business and other areas, you acknowledge that we are supporting you in our role as herbalism practitioners and teachers.
Not Medical Advice. The information contained in this website or provided through our blog, e-mails, programs, services or products is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment that can be provided by your physician, therapist, licensed dietitian or nutritionist, or any other health care professional. We are not medical health practitioners or mental health providers and we are not in any capacity holding ourselves out to be such. We are not providing health care, medical or nutrition therapy services, or attempting to diagnose, treat or cure in any manner whatsoever any disease, condition or other physical or mental ailment of the human body. Rather, we serve as coaches, mentors and guides who help you reach your own health and wellness goals through implementing incremental, positive, healthy, sustainable lifestyle changes that help you live and thrive using simple methods.
Consult Your Physician or Health Care Provider. Our intent is NOT to replace any relationship that exists, or should exist, between you and a medical doctor or other health care professional. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health care professional regarding any questions or concerns you have about your specific health situation, possible or actual pregnancy, known or suspected food sensitivities or allergies, dietary restrictions, or any medications you are currently taking. We advise you to speak with your own physician before implementing any suggestions from our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services and/or products, including but not limited to before taking any medication or nutritional, herbal, Ayurvedic or homeopathic supplement; engaging in an elimination diet, detox or cleanse; performing deep breathing exercises; or participating in any other aspect of a food, diet, exercise or lifestyle program. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking professional advice because of information you have read on this website or received from us. Do not stop taking any medications without speaking to your physician or health care professional. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, contact your health care provider promptly.
Not Evaluated by the FDA. The information contained on this website or provided through our blog, e-mails, programs, services, and/or products has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease, or to be considered medical or psychological advice.
Personal Responsibility. We aim to accurately represent the information provided on our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services, and products. You are acknowledging that you are participating voluntarily in using our website or blog or in any of our e-mails, programs, services, and/or products, and you alone are solely and personally responsible for the results. You acknowledge that you take full responsibility for your health, life and well-being, as well as the health, lives and well-being of your family and children (where applicable), and for all decisions made by you now or in the future.
No Guarantees. Our role is to support and assist you in reaching your goals, but your success depends primarily on your own effort, motivation, commitment and follow-through. We cannot and do not guarantee that you will attain a particular result, and you understand that results differ by each individual. As with any health-related program or service, your results may vary, and will be based on many variables, including but not limited to, your individual capacity, life experience, unique health and genetic profile, starting point, expertise, and level of commitment.
Client Stories. We present real world experiences, examples, testimonials, photos, and insights about other people’s experiences for purposes of illustration only. They are not intended to represent or guarantee that current or future clients will achieve the same or similar results. Rather, these client stories represent what is possible with our programs, services, and/or products. Each of these unique stories, and any and all results reported in these stories by our clients, are the culmination of numerous variables, some of which we cannot control.
Assumption of Risk. There are sometimes unknown individual risks and circumstances that can arise during use of our programs, services and/or products that can influence or reduce results. We are not responsible for your personal actions or choices before, during or after any of our programs, services and/or products. You understand that any use of any product, recipe, suggestion, or recommendation is at your own risk, with no liability on our part. You accept full responsibility for your use, or non-use, of any information provided by us through any means whatsoever. Your use, or non-use, of this information is at your own risk, and you absolve us of any liability or loss that you, or your family or children (if applicable) or any other person, may incur from your or their use or non-use of the information provided. If you have any concerns, please consult a physician.
We do not assume liability for accidents, delays, injuries, loss or damage due to any act or default of any company, organization, or person engaged in rendering services or carrying out arrangements, tours, or educational sessions in any location, including but not limited to, any health food store, grocery store, yoga, martial arts or fitness studio, cooking class, private home, restaurant, company/business, or outdoor setting. If you use the information provided through our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services, and/or products, we assume no responsibility.
Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of published information on or through our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services and products, the information may inadvertently contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. We are not responsible for the views, opinions, or accuracy of facts referenced in our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services, and products. While every effort has been made to present you with the most accurate, up-to-date information, we are not responsible for the accuracy of our content.
Release of Claims. We are not responsible in any way for the information that you request or receive through or on our website, blog, e-mails, programs, services and/or products. In no event will we be liable to any party for any loss or damages, including but not limited to direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable or consequential damages, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, personal injuries, accidents, misapplication of information or any other loss, malady, disease or difficulty arising out of the use of or reliance on this website or blog, e-mails, programs, services, and/or products, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages or difficulties.
No Warranties. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS WEBSITE, THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, PROGRAMS, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THE WEBSITE. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, WE DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EQUITABLE, PUNITIVE AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
External Links. Reference or links in this website, blog, e-mails, programs, services or products to any other business or entity’s information, opinions, advice, programs, services, or products do not constitute our endorsement or recommendation. We are not responsible for the contents of any web pages, companies or persons linked or referenced in this site.
Trademark and Copyright. The Matthew Wood Institute of Herbalism and certain other brands, trademarks, and service marks are marks of Sunnyfield Herb Farm, Matthew Wood, Tara Baklund LLC. and affiliates. The Materials on this Site are copyrighted, and any unauthorized use of any Materials on this Site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws.
Refunds: If you are not satisfied with your purchase of online material, contact us within 30 days of purchase for a refund. This policy may not apply to special events or programs offered originally with a coupon. Transaction fees may be deducted from refunds.
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Subscriptions: Clear guidance is given as to how subscriptions are run in the FAQ section on the site. It is the responsibility of the user to monitor payment status of subscriptions. If there is ever a question about payment users are encouraged to refer to the FAQ and contact us if there are further questions. Refunds will not be given outside of the above refund policy.
Effective Date and Updates. The Terms are effective as of April 11th, 2017 and are subject to change without notice at any time. Please check for changes regularly. Your use of this Site after such changes constitutes your agreement to such changes.
By using our website, blog, e-mails, or any of our programs, services, and/or products, you implicitly signify your agreement to all parts of the above disclaimer.
User’s continued reading and use of this website indicates User’s acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.
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