Terms of use

Welcome to the www.ucmals.com website. By using our site, you agree to the following terms of use, which constitute an agreement between www.ucmals.com and you.

This website is specifically designed to provide information about Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS), our services. It is intended for general educational and informational purposes only and does not render medical advice or professional services. The information provided should not be used for diagnosing or treating MALS or other health problems or diseases. It is not a substitute for professional health care and is designed to support – not replace – the relationship you have with your health care provider. If you suspect you may have a health issue related to MALS or otherwise, consult your health care provider.

We disclaim any liability for any documentation, information, programs, software, or other material on the website. We do not guarantee the information will meet every user’s needs and requirements. Our website may include links to third-party web service providers for convenience and not as an endorsement of their content.

Website Privacy Statement

Our website allows you to browse without disclosing your personal data. We collect personal information that you volunteer while using our services, and, with your permission, we may collect location and device information. We do not collect information from external sources and only use your data for purposes indicated on the website. Children under the age of 13 are not the target audience for our website.

Security Policy

We comply with relevant laws and regulations and provide secure transmission methods for sending personal information. We have implemented security policies to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and loss of personal data.

Content Review

Our goal is to provide high-quality information about MALS. Content is reviewed for accuracy but we cannot guarantee its completeness. Feedback about our content is welcome, but final decisions on posted information are ours to ensure it meets the needs of all users.

Restrictions on Use

We reserve the right to change these terms, and your continued use of our website indicates acceptance of such changes. The content on this site is protected under copyright laws. You are allowed to view, download, or print copies for personal use, but not for commercial purposes without our permission.

Not a Substitute for Medical Advice

The content on this website is for informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or emergency services immediately.

Governing Law and Dispute Resolution

Any claims or disputes related to this website will be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois and heard in a relevant court.

Liability and Indemnity

You agree to indemnify www.ucmals.com against any claims arising from your use of the website, your provision of personal information to the site, or your infringement of any rights.

Website Operation and Availability

www.ucmals.com does not guarantee that the website will be error-free or always available.

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