By using our website, you agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use.  We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms and Conditions at any time. You should check these Terms and Conditions periodically for changes. By using this website after we post any changes to these Terms and Conditions or otherwise notify you of such changes, you agree to accept those changes, whether or not you have reviewed them. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, you should not use our website and, if applicable, you should arrange to cancel your registered user account or subscription with us.

1. Privacy

We are committed to protecting your privacy and security. Your acceptance of these Terms of Use and/or use of the website constitutes your acceptance of Healthtalks Inc. DBA 1st Get Healthy Privacy Policy

2.  Health Disclaimer

The contents of the website which are owned and operated by HealthTalks, Inc., is for informational purposes only and is intended only to assist users in their personal healthy lifestyle and weight management efforts. HealthTalks Inc. is not a medical organization.  Nothing contained on this website should be construed as medical advice or diagnosis and it is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider before undertaking any diet, exercise or other health program described on the website.  HealthTalks Inc. does not recommend self-management of one’s health care. Reliance on any information provided by or via the website is solely at your own risk. This website is intended for use only by healthy adult individuals. The website is not intended for and should not be used by minors, women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, individuals with an active medical diagnosis of bulimia and/or anorexia nervosa, or individuals with any type of physical condition. Such individuals are specifically warned to seek professional medical advice prior to initiating any form of weight-loss effort or lifestyle change.

HealthTalks Inc. does not directly or indirectly practice medicine or provide medical services as part of the website. Should you have any health care related questions, please call or see your physician or other health care provider promptly. You should never disregard medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on the website.

3. 1st Get Healthy Member Accounts

In order to access some features of this website, you will have to create a member’s account. You may never use another’s account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify HealthTalks Inc. immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. 

4. Intellectual Property Notice

All content on the website, including, without limitation, all newsletters, e-newsletters and other materials distributed via the website, are owned by Healthtalks, Inc. or its licensors, and are protected by Canadian and international copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. All rights in and to such content is reserved. Reproduction of any content, in whole or in part, without permission is prohibited.

5. Community Standards and Conduct Guidelines

You acknowledge that all Content posted, emailed, or otherwise transmitted on this website, whether posted at our request or voluntarily, is the sole responsibility of the person who made such Postings. We do not control the Postings posted, emailed or otherwise transmitted on our website by others and, as such, we do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Postings. Although we have adopted community standards and conduct guidelines for the users of our website (as described below), you understand that by using this website, you may be exposed to Postings that are offensive or objectionable. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any Postings (other than for Content developed by us).

You agree not to use this website (including any Community Area) to:

(a) Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Postings or other materials that are unlawful, harmful, obscene, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable (in our sole discretion);

(b) Harm minors in any way, or solicit or otherwise attempt to gain any information from a minor;

(c) Upload, post, email or otherwise transmit any Postings or other materials that are not your own, or that you do not have a right to

(d) Solicit, collect or post personal data about other users of the website;

(n) Access or attempt to access another user’s account without his or her consent.

6. Right to Terminate

Healthtalks Inc. reserves the right to determine whether a User Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms of Use. Healthtalks Inc. reserves the right to terminate or restrict your use of the  website and/or our services, without notice. 

7. Disclaimer of Warranty

Reasonable efforts have been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented on the website, but the accuracy of this information cannot be guaranteed. The use of the website, the Content and any product or service discussed or promoted via the website is at your sole risk.

8. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Healthtalks Inc. and its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, directors, and representatives from any and all third-party claims, liability, damages and/or costs arising from your improper use of this website or our products or offerings, your violation of these Terms & Conditions, or your infringement, or the infringement or use by any other user of your account, of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.