Terms of Use

 

We may, at our sole discretion and without advance notice, revise the Terms of Use from time to time. All material changes will apply prospectively only. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes that we made as they are binding on you. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of revised Terms of Use means that you accept and agree to the changes.

 

The Website is not intended for children under 16 years of age. No one under age 16 may provide any personal information to or on the Website. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 16. If you are under 16, please do not send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 16, we will delete that information. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 16, please contact us.

 

ALL OF THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE IS INTENDED SOLELY AS A GENERAL EDUCATIONAL AID FOR INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. IT IS NOT MEDICAL OR HEALTH CARE ADVICE. IT IS NOT TO BE USED FOR MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS OR FOR TREATMENT. IT IS NOT A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL ADVICE AND SERVICES FROM A PHYSICIAN (OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDER) WHO IS FAMILIAR WITH YOUR UNIQUE FACTS. ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF YOUR PHYSICIAN (OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDER) REGARDING ANY MEDICAL CONDITION AND BEFORE CHANGING A TREATMENT OR STARTING ANY NEW TREATMENT.

YOU SHOULD ALWAYS SEEK THE ADVICE OF A PHYSICIAN (OR OTHER QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROVIDER) WITH ANY QUESTIONS REGARDING PERSONAL HEALTH OR MEDICAL CONDITIONS. IF YOU SUSPECT THAT YOU HAVE AN URGENT MEDICAL PROBLEM OR CONDITION, YOU SHOULD PROBABLY CONTACT A QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL IMMEDIATELY. IF YOU ARE IN INDIA AND ARE EXPERIENCING A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, YOU SHOULD CALL 112 OR CALL FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL HELP ON THE NEAREST TELEPHONE.

Please take note of the date provided at the end of any text of documents contained on Website. Ongoing advancements in scientific, medical, health care, technology, and other related fields may outdate or alter the overall usefulness and accuracy of the Content we have made available to you.

Except as otherwise stated in this Privacy Notice, we do not trade, rent, or share your personal information with third parties, unless you ask or authorize us to do so. In addition, Diagnosecovid.org will obtain opt-in consent prior to sharing any personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes, or a cost-free method to opt out, as required under applicable privacy laws.

We may disclose your personal information to the following categories of recipients:

to our third party service providers who provide services to us to support the delivery of, provide functionality on, or help to enhance the security of our Website; or to provide marketing services, or who otherwise process personal information for purposes that are described in this Privacy Notice, or if notified to you when we collect your personal information.
to any competent law enforcement body, regulatory, government agency, court or other third party where we believe disclosure is necessary (i) as a matter of applicable law or regulation, (ii) to exercise, establish or defend our legal rights, or (iii) to protect your vital interests or those of any other person;
to an actual or potential buyer (and its agents and advisers) in connection with any actual or proposed purchase, merger or acquisition of any part of our business, provided that we inform the buyer it must use your personal information only for the purposes disclosed in this Privacy Notice;
to any other person with your consent to the disclosure.
We sometimes share general, demographic, or aggregated (non-personal) information with third parties about our user base, but that information will not include any personal information.

We may provide links on our Website to certain third-party websites or referrals to certain third-parties’ products or services. If you choose to visit a third party’s website, or use its products or services, the third party’s privacy statement, and not this Statement, will govern your activities and any information you disclose while interacting with the third party.

 

Basic technical and administrative safeguards are in place to protect the security of Personally Identifiable information. 

 

You may use the Website only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms of Use. You agree not to use the Website:

In any way that violates any applicable federal, state, local, or international law or regulations.
To defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as, but not limited to, rights of privacy and publicity) of others.
For the purpose of exploiting, harming or attempting to exploit or harm others in any way.
To publish, post, upload, distribute, or disseminate any (i) profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, or unlawful topic, name, material, or information, or (ii) any information that may violate the intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or publicity rights of a third party.
To transmit, or procure the sending of, any materials without our prior written consent including any advertising, promotional materials, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, or spam.
To impersonate or attempt to impersonate Diagnosecovid.org or a Diagnosecovid.org employee, another user, or person or entity (including, without limitation, the use of email addresses associated with any of the foregoing).
To engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits anyone’s use or enjoyment of the Website, or which, as determined by us, may harm Diagnosecovid.org users of the Website or expose them to liability.
You further agree not to:

Monitor or extract data from the Website. This includes Web scraping, either manually or through the use of technology.
Use any robot, spider, or other automatic device, process, or means to access the Website.
Introduce viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, logic bombs, corrupted files or data, or any other material that is malicious or technologically harmful.
Attempt to gain unauthorized access to, interfere with, damage, or disrupt any parts of the Website, the server on which the Website is stored, or any server, computer, or database connected to the Website.
Attack the Website via a denial-of-service attack or a distributed denial-of-service attack; use any device, software, or routine that interferes with the proper working of the Website, or otherwise attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Website.

IN NO EVENT WILL DIAGNOSECOVID.ORG OR ITS AFFILIATES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, LICENSORS, OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL LOSSES, DAMAGES, OR EXPENSES, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATING TO THE USE OR MISUSE OF OUR WEBSITE, OR WITH RESPECT TO ANY OTHER HYPERLINKED WEBSITE, OR THE CONTENT USED HEREIN OR THEREWITH, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless diagnosecovid.org, its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, agents, vendors or other partners, and employees, from any claim or demand, including attorneys’ fees, due to or arising out of (i) your breach of this Terms of Use, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party; or (ii) any material or information posted, provided, transmitted, or otherwise made available by you on the Website.