Terms and Conditions
EatRight Ontario's Email a Dietitian service allows you to direct non-emergency health inquiries regarding nutrition topics to a Registered Dietitian.
The Email A Dietitian Service DOES NOT PROVIDE MEDICAL ADVICE
EatRight Ontario's Email a Dietitian service only provides general nutritional health information, and should be used for informational purposes only. The Email a Dietitian service does not provide any medical diagnoses, symptom assessments, health counseling or medical opinions for individual users.
Do not rely on the Email a Dietitian service for medical advice. If you are feeling ill right now, immediately phone TeleHealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 or 911, or visit your doctor or closest hospital. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of information that you have received through the Email a Dietitian service.
ACCURACY OF CONTENT
This information is provided as a public service. Although we endeavour to ensure that the information is as current and accurate as possible, errors do occasionally occur. We cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information.
RESIDENTS OF ONTARIO
The Email a Dietitian service is for residents of Ontario, Canada only. If you reside outside the Province, we cannot respond to your request.
By submitting your questions to the Email a Dietitian service, you provide the Email a Dietitian service with personal information. Your acceptance of the terms of the EatRight Ontario's Email a Dietitian service constitutes your consent to such information being collected, held, used and disclosed by a dietitian of the Email a Dietitian service and Dietitians of Canada, the operator of the service.
The dietitians of the Email a Dietitian service and Dietitians of Canada collect this information, use it and, where necessary, disclose it to identify the requester in order to respond to your enquiries; provide the requester with useful content and services; and assure quality service standards. Email a Dietitian service and Dietitians of Canada are governed by standards and policies to ensure that personal information is treated with care and respect.
While we endeavour to protect your privacy at all times, communications over the Internet require the use of means that are beyond the control of the providers of this service, and may be subject to interception or loss. Therefore, EatRight Ontario cannot guarantee the security of any transmission of data across the Internet.
To help us monitor and improve services, EatRight Ontario may produce anonymous reports without the use of information or data that may identify individuals.
The reply that you receive may contain links to web pages outside of EatRight Ontario that are operated or created by or for organizations outside of the Government of Ontario. Those organizations are solely responsible for the operation and information (including the right to display such information) found on their respective web sites. Users should be aware that information offered by non-government sites are not subject to the Official Languages Act and to which EatRight Ontario links, may be available only in the languages used by the sites in question.
The operators of EatRight Ontario service have no control over the content of these pages and disclaims all liability associated with any reliance on such content. EatRight Ontario does not in any way endorse any views, products or services that may be offered through any linked sites. Any comments or inquiries regarding the linked web sites are to be directed to the particular organization for which the particular web site is being operated.
You acknowledge that you do not have and will not obtain any intellectual property right in or to any information that is provided to you in connection with your use of the Email a Dietitian service and EatRight Ontario, including information that is accessed through links to third party web pages.
WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS
The providers of the Email a Dietitian service and EatRight Ontario make no representation, warranty, conditions or other promise of any kind, express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability, currency or veracity of any information or other content that is made available to you through or in connection with your use of the Email a Dietitian service, including any information or other content that is accessed through links to web pages maintained by third parties.
You acknowledge that the providers of the Email a Dietitian service, including Her Majesty The Queen in Right of Ontario and Dietitians of Canada are not responsible for any liability, claims, demands, losses, costs, damages, expenses, (including strict liability in tort), actions, causes of action, suits, or other proceedings by whomever made, sustained, brought or prosecuted in any manner based upon, occasioned by or attributable to your use of the Email a Dietitian service.
If any provision of these terms and conditions is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect. These terms and conditions will be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein and shall be treated in all respects as an Ontario contract, without reference to the principles of conflicts of law. In the event of a dispute relating to your use of the Email a Dietitian service, you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Ontario courts and to waive any objections based upon venue.