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Medical Advice Disclaimer

The views and information expressed on DRN Health blog are based on my medical knowledge and expertise, latest health guidelines, and studies. ‘DRN Health’ offers health information to better realise your health and your diseases. The Author offers ‘DRN Health’ and health information included therein intended for educational purposes only. The Author doesn’t offer any kind of medical advice on the ‘DRN Health’ blog, and the Information shouldn’t be so construed or used. Using, accessing and/or browsing ‘DRN Health’ and/or offering personal or medical information to the Author doesn’t build a doctor-patient relationship in between you (the visitor) and the Author. Nothing included in ‘DRN Health’ is meant to build a doctor-patient relationship, to substitute the services of a certified, trained doctor or health-care professional or to be an alternative to medical advice of a doctor or qualified health-care professional registered in your country or state. You shouldn’t depend on anything included in the ‘DRN Health’ blog, and you should seek advice from a doctor registered in your country or state in all issues associated with your well-being. You hereby agree that you won’t make any kind of medical or health-related decision based on whole or in part of anything included in the ‘DRN Health’ blog.

If you need further information or clarification, you can simply ask us by adding a comment or sending an E-mail. Otherwise, you can consult your health-care professional.


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Information Disclaimer

‘DRN Health’, which is the Author’s personal web site, is developed by the Author within the Author’s individual capability.

Any kind of views of the Author on ‘DRN Health’ are or have been made depending on particular information, under specific conditions, and subject to particular assumptions, and may not and shouldn’t be applied or trusted for any other purpose, including, but not restricted to, for use in or in connection with any legal proceeding.

The Information may be changed without prior notice and is not assured to be complete, accurate, timely, current or up-to-date. Just like any kind of printed materials, the Information could become out-of-date. The Author undertakes no obligation to update any Information on ‘DRN Health’; offered, however, that the Author may update the Information anytime without prior notice in the Author’s sole and absolute discretion. The Author reserves the right to make modifications or even deletions to the information anytime without prior notice.


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You hereby admit that this Agreement represents the whole understanding between you (the visitor) and the Author regarding your use (visitor’s use) of the ‘DRN Health’ blog and the Information included therein.



The Author may, in the Author’s sole and absolute discretion, change the terms and conditions of this Agreement entirely or in part at anytime for any reason without any prior notice to you. Such modified terms and conditions will supersede these terms and conditions and will become binding when posted online on ‘DRN Health’.

The ‘DRN Health’ blog and the information included therein is created accessible by the author for educational purposes only and is not meant to offer health advice. By accessing ‘DRN Health’, you realise and admit that there is no doctor-patient relationship between you (the visitor) and the author. You further admit your understanding that ‘DRN Health’ shouldn’t be considered as a substitute for competent health advice from a certified doctor in your country or state.

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Last modified: 03rd March 2014