Terms and Conditions

The contents of the Site, such as text, graphics, images, information obtained from the Site’s licensors and other material (“Content”) contained on the Site is for informational purposes only. The Content has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and 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 with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. You should seek medical attention before undertaking any diet, exercise or other health program described on the Site. DrErika.com does not recommend self-management of one’s health care. Reliance on any information provided by or via the Site is solely at your own risk.

Information obtained by using the Site is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatment. The Content provided by DrErika.com is compiled from numerous sources and has extensive medical experience in the fields of integrative medicine and bio-identical hormone therapies, diet, exercise, lifestyle and relationships integration. Recommendations on this site represent the opinions of DrErika.com based upon her knowledge, experience and training as to safety and effectiveness. DrErika.com and its directors, officers, employees, licensors, suppliers, agents and independent contractors, do not directly or indirectly practice medicine or provide medical services as part of DrErika.com. 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 Site. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

The Site contains health or medically related materials, including information about women’s reproductive issues, that you may find sexually explicit or otherwise offensive. It may not be suitable for children or other sensitive people. You are solely responsible for compliance with the laws applicable to your domicile.

By using the Site, you, the user of the Site (“you” or “user” or “Premium Member”), agree to the terms, conditions, notices and guidelines contained in this Terms and Conditions of Use Agreement (the “Agreement”) and all modifications hereto. DrErika.com reserves the right, at its discretion, at any time, to change or modify the terms and conditions of this Agreement applicable to you, or any part thereof and to impose new conditions. Such changes, modifications, additions or deletions shall be effective immediately. Each time you use the Site the terms and conditions set forth in this Agreement shall apply to such use. These Terms and Conditions are supplemented by the provisions of The Plain Language Guide to the DrErika.com Message Boards, the provisions of which are expressly incorporated herein.

Users of the Site should periodically check for changes to this Agreement. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this Agreement on the Site, or by other means by which you obtain notice thereof means you accept those changes.

Please e-mail any questions regarding this Agreement to here. You may have this same information sent to you by e-mail by sending a letter to legal@DrErika.com.

IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MAY NOT USE THE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE SITE.

IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO COMPLY WITH THIS AGREEMENT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THIS SITE.

DrErika.com RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE OR REVOKE SERVICE TO YOU OR ANY USER AT ANY TIME.

DrErika.com SHALL HAVE THE RIGHT BUT NOT THE OBLIGATION TO MONITOR THE CONTENT OF THE SITE AND USE THEREOF TO DETERMINE COMPLIANCE WITH THIS AGREEMNENT.

Intellectual Property

The Site and all of its content including, but not limited to, articles, other text, photographs, illustrations, graphics, product names, designs, logos, video material, and audio clips (collectively, “the Intellectual Property”) are protected by copyright, trademark, and other laws of the United States, as well as international conventions and the laws of other countries. The Intellectual Property is owned or controlled by DrErika.com or the party credited as the provider or owner of the Intellectual Property. The compilation (meaning the collection, arrangement, and assembly) of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of DrErika.com and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. All software used on the Site is the property of DrErika.com or commercial software suppliers and is protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

Legal rights regarding the website

These electronically-transmitted pages belong to DrErika.com and are offered for your personal use. All rights are reserved. These pages may not be duplicated or reproduced without the express written consent of DrErika.com, except in the form of brief excerpts or quotations for the purposes of review. The information contained herein is for personal use of the reader. Specific medical advice should be obtained from the reader’s personal healthcare professional. Making copies of these pages or any portion for any purpose other than your personal use is a violation of United States copyright laws.

DrErika.com and its employees and affiliates have used their best efforts in preparing this website. DrErika.com and its affiliates make no warranty of any kind, expressed or implied, with regard to the pages or the information contained here.

The information contained in this website is not intended to serve as a substitute for regular, in-person, professional medical care.

Prices for products offered by DrErika.com are subject to change without notice.

Limits of liability regarding the website

DrErika.com and its employees and contractors shall not be liable in the event of incidental or consequential damages in connection with, or arising out of, the provision of information offered here.

Liability of DrErika.com

If you are dissatisfied with DrErika.com, any information found thereon, or with any DrErika.com Terms of Use or Privacy Policy, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using DrErika.com. The Site, the Content, and any and all services or products promoted via the Site are provided on an “as is” basis. The use of the Site, the Content and any product or service discussed or promoted via the Site is at your own risk. When using the Site, information will be transmitted over a medium that is beyond the control and jurisdiction of DrErika.com and its suppliers. Accordingly, DrErika.com assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of the Site.

Specifically, DrErika.com, makes no representations or warranties that: (1) the services, Content, software, text, graphics, links or communications provided on or through use of the Site, by any third party, are accurate, reliable, complete, timely or error-free; (2) files available for downloading from or via this online site will be free of infection by viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties; (3) the results that may be obtained from the use of the Services or Content will be reliable; (4) the quality or efficacy of any product and/or service of any third party that is discussed, promoted, obtained, or purchased within or via the Site, its Services or Content will meet your expectations; (5) any errors in the Services or Content will be corrected; (6) government regulations requiring disclosure of information on prescription drug products or the approval or compliance of any software tools with regards to the Content contained on DrErika.com have been satisfied.

In addition to DrErika.com, products ordered online are supplied by third parties. DrErika.com is not liable for any personal injury, including death, caused by your use or misuse of the Site or Content or by any products you purchase through the site. In no event shall DrErika.com or any third parties be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, incidental and consequential damages, personal injury/wrongful death, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption) resulting from the use or inability to use the Site or the Content whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory, and whether or not DrErika.com is advised of the possibility of such damages. Any liability of DrErika.com shall be limited to the actual damages incurred by you, not to exceed U.S. $1000.

The above exclusions may not apply in jurisdictions that do not allow the exclusion of certain warranties. Any claims arising in connection with your use of the Site or any Content must be brought within one (1) year of the date of the event giving rise to such action occurred. Remedies under these Terms of Use are exclusive and are limited to those expressly provided for in these Terms of Use.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold DrErika.com, its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers, harmless from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Use.

Disputes

You expressly agree that any claim or controversy arising out of or related to this Agreement, the Site, or the services or products provided on or through the Site shall be settled by binding arbitration to be held in New York, New York in accordance with the rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such claim or controversy shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated with a claim of any other party. The foregoing shall not preclude DrErika.com from seeking any injunctive relief in any court of competent jurisdiction for protection of DrErika.com’s intellectual property rights. You further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of New York for the enforcement of this arbitration agreement and of any arbitration award in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving DrErika.com or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers and content providers.

These Terms of Use are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of New York, without respect to its conflict of the laws principles. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition.

Revisions to Agreement

This Agreement may be revised, modified, altered or updated in the future without notification or cause. You agree that after consenting, you will be bound by such revisions, modifications, alterations, or updates. If you do not accept the revised terms of the Agreement, you may continue to enjoy those features of the Site that do not require acceptance.

Entire Agreement

This instrument, as modified from time to time as described below, and including the policies incorporated by reference, sets forth the entire understanding and Agreement of the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and it supersedes any prior or contemporaneous understandings of any kind or nature. By agreeing to these terms, you represent that you are not relying on any agreement, representation or warranty pertaining to the subject matter hereof that is not expressly set forth herein.

Severability

The provisions of this Agreement are severable, and in the event any provision hereof is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not in any way affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions hereof.