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MY WELL SELF Terms of Service

There are two Terms of Services available from My Well Self: Terms of Service for MY WELL SELF Public Members and Terms of Services for MY WELL SELF Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioners

MY WELL SELF Public Member Terms of Service

Please read these MY WELL SELF Public Terms of Service (“Terms or Public Terms”) carefully. These Terms are between you (“you” or “your”) and MY WELL SELF, Inc. (“MY WELL SELF,” “we” or “our”). The use of “you” or “your” in these Terms may refer to MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioners accessing the Site (as defined below) as a consumer, or anyone accessing the Site (as defined below). These Terms govern your use of the website, www.mywellself.ca, and the services and information available on the website (collectively, “Site”) whether you access the Site through your computer, mobile device, tablet or any MY WELL SELF app (as available).
You accept and agree to be bound by these Terms, the MY WELL SELF Privacy Policy, the MY WELL SELF Code of Conduct and any other policies in place when you access or use the Site or by clicking the “Submit” button when you register for an account with MY WELL SELF. If you do not agree to abide by or be bound by these Terms or any of the other policies of MY WELL SELF, then do not register for an account, access or use the Site.

  1. AMENDMENTS

    MY WELL SELF has the right to add, discontinue or revise these Public Terms or any aspect, mode, design, or service provided under the MY WELL SELF scope. MY WELL SELF may amend the Public Terms without notice for non-material amendments. In the event of a material change, we will provide you notice of a material change in the Public Terms and conditions via e-mail to the e-mail address supplied to us by you setting out at minimum:

      • the new or amended agreement terms;
      • the date of the coming into force of the amendment;

    We highly recommend that you read any amendments carefully. Unless explicit consent is required by the law, we have the right to assume that you have accepted the change to the terms and conditions, unless you notify us to the contrary that you desire to cancel your subscription or deregister or unsubscribe from access to MY WELL SELF. We will post the most current Terms of Service on the Site and your use of the Site will be subject to the most current Terms of Service as posted on the Site at such time. It is your responsibility to visit this page to find any updates that may have been made to the Terms of Service. You hereby agree that MY WELL SELF shall not be liable to you or any other third party for any amendments to the Public Terms.

  2. NO SOLICITING OR PROVISION OF MEDICAL ADVICE

    The content (which includes any text on any platform of MY WELL SELF contained, accessed or entered on the Site by you or a Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioners (“Content”) is for educational/informational purposes only and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a qualified Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioner. Any communication between you and a Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioner on the Site (including any responses by Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners to questions posted on the Site or through any feature available on the Site) is for general informational purposes only and does not create nor is it intended to create a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner-patient relationship as defined by federal and provincial law. Your reliance on any information (including any links to third party websites containing any information about Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners) or Content provided on the Site, whether or not it is provided by a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners, is solely at your own risk. You should always seek the advice of ANY Health Care Practitioner for any questions you may have about your own medical condition.

  3. HOW MYWELLSELF.CA IS TO BE USED

    ALL USERS ARE TO NOTE THAT MY WELL SELF IS NOT AN-ANTI CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE WEBSITE. MY WELL SELF DOES NOT SUPPORT ANY INDIVIDUAL (INCLUDING PUBLIC MEMBERS AND COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS) WHO DO NOT SUPPORT ALL TYPES OF MEDICAL CARE. MY WELL SELF IS A WEBSITE THAT ENCOURAGE COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE ALONG WITH CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE. ANY INDIVIDUAL (INCLUDING PUBLIC MEMBERS AND COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS) WHO PROMOTE ANTI CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE PHILOSOPHIES WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE MY WELL SELF WEBSITE. MY WELL SELF WILL NOT TOLERATE ANY CLAIMS OF DISEASES THAT WILL BE CURED BY ANY COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE COMPLEMENTARY UNLESS APPROVED BY HEALTH CANADA.

    You may use the Site only to post concerns, issues, comments and reviews based on your own personal experience, to communicate with other public members about questions on Complementary and Alternative Health Care and to post questions on the Site. You may only use the Site for personal, non-commercial uses, and you may not use the Site to advertise or promote a product, service, procedure, business, any Health Care Practitioner or another person.

    You may not use the Site:

    • If you are under 18.
    • In any way or for any purpose that is against any municipal, provincial or federal or any other applicable laws.
    • In any way or for any purpose that harms or endangers us or our affiliates, resellers, distributors, service providers and/or suppliers (collectively, the “MY WELL SELF Parties”), or any customer of a MY WELL SELF Party;
    • To exploit, solicit or harm minors;
    • To copy any Content from the Site, including, but not limited to, photographs, and post those photographs or other Content on another third-party website.
    • To post or submit any Content that is racist, sexist, inflammatory, defamatory, hateful, harassing, threatening, abusive, profane, obscene, vulgar or sexually explicit, false, misleading, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy or publicity rights, infringing of another’s intellectual property rights, contains any trade secrets or other confidential information, or otherwise offensive or objectionable;
    • To promote, encourage or glorify violence, self-harm, suicide, or any other practice that is unhealthy or harmful including any anti-conventional medicine comments;
    • To post your name, email address(es) or telephone number(s), URL(s) or any other confidential or personally identifiable information about you or any other person on the Site;
    • To provide or purport to provide medical advice, prescription, diagnosis, or treatment recommendations;
    • To register for multiple accounts or use the account of another person without their authorization;
    • To impersonate or pretend to be any person other than yourself, including to impersonate or pretend to be any type of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioner.
    • To attempt to solicit business or direct website visitors to a non-MY WELL SELF site for commercial purposes or spamming any MY WELL SELF Complementary and Alternative Medicine Health Care Practitioners, community members or other users;
    • You agree not to use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods in connection with the Site;
    • To post links to sites or files that contain or are viruses, spyware, malware, or other harmful content;
    • To attempt to interfere with or disrupt the Site or any person’s ability to use the Site;
    • To create and upload reviews or comments in exchange for monetary compensation or other incentive; or
    • For any purpose for which the Site is not intended.

    We may tell you about certain specific harmful or additional prohibited uses in our company guidelines or other notice available through the Site. We have, however, no duty to do so. You agree to abide by any policies or other notices we provide, which may be changed from time to time. Without limiting the foregoing, you agree to abide by these Terms, and any other policies MY WELL SELF has in place. Any use of the Site other than as specifically authorized herein, without the prior written permission of MY WELL SELF, is strictly prohibited.

    In addition, MY WELL SELF is not obligated to enforce these Terms against another user, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third-party on your behalf. If you believe another user, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third-party has violated these Terms, then please contact MY WELL SELF by using our feedback form. MY WELL SELF reserves the right to investigate the matter and take whatever action MY WELL SELF deems appropriate in its sole discretion.

  4. YOUR MY WELL SELF ACCOUNT AND EMAIL CONSENT

    In order to use the features on the Site, you are required to register and provide information about yourself to us and create a service account (“Service Account”). It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your Service Account information, including your Service Account password. In addition, you are responsible for all activities that occur in connection with your Service Account. You must tell us right away via our feedback form about anyone using your Service Account without your consent, or any security breach that relates to the Site or your Service Account. You agree to provide MY WELL SELF with accurate, current and complete information about yourself as may be prompted in any registration forms on the Site and promptly update any such information to keep it accurate, current and complete. MY WELL SELF reserves the right to refuse to provide services to anyone, including terminating your Service Account and/or preventing you from accessing the Site or your Service Account, with or without cause, at any time and in its sole discretion.

    By using the Site, you consent to receive emails from MY WELL SELF, which may include commercial emails provided such emails are in accordance with the preferences you select in the email and notifications page of the My Profile section of the Site. You may change such preferences by changing your account settings on the email and notifications page of the My Profile section of the Site or via the unsubscribe link in all commercial emails. Please note that as long as you maintain a Service Account, you may not “opt out” of receiving service or account-related emails from MY WELL SELF and all agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

  5. MATERIALS YOU POST OR PROVIDE; COMMUNICATIONS MONITORING

    You may be able to post or submit reviews, comments, questions, photographs (where available), videos (where available) (including videos created through a third-party tool) and other materials on or through the Site (collectively, “Submission” or “Submissions”). Your Submissions, (including to the extent applicable personally identifiable information), are made voluntarily and are subject to the MY WELL SELF Conduct of Conduct and the MY WELL SELF Privacy Policy. You understand MY WELL SELF is not required to treat any of your Submissions as confidential. In addition, you understand and agree that your Submissions (including your username associated with your Submissions) are not confidential and are publicly available for anyone to view on the Site.

    MY WELL SELF does not claim ownership of the Submission(s) you post or submit on the Site. With the exception of any information you directly submit through a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner’s profile or inquiry form, by posting or otherwise providing your Submission on the Site, you are hereby expressly granting MY WELL SELF a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, royalty free license (including sublicense) to use, copy, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, modify (including create derivative works) or transmit (including digital transmission of a sound recording) your Submission, in connection with the Site and the MY WELL SELF business, including without limitation promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site or the MY WELL SELF business, in any media formats and through any media channels now known or hereafter developed. You also grant MY WELL SELF permission to publish and use your username, likeness in connection with your Submission. In addition, by uploading a Submission to the Site, you hereby waive any rights of privacy or publicity. You also grant MY WELL SELF the right to grant any of the above rights to other persons or entities, including for the purpose of promoting the Site or the MY WELL SELF business, without any compensation or obligation to you. You also grant MY WELL SELF the right and authority to send takedown notices (on your behalf) related to your Submission to any individual or entity under the The Notice and Notice regime.

     

    MY WELL SELF will not pay you for your Submission. You also understand and agree that MY WELL SELF may, in its sole discretion, refuse, or remove part or all of your Submission from the Site at any time if MY WELL SELF considers the Submission to be illegal, offensive, harassing, infringing, inappropriate or otherwise violates these Terms or the MY WELL SELF Code of Conduct or other policies. For each Submission, you represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary for you to post or submit the Submission and to grant the licenses and permissions in this section and that you are solely responsible for the content of your Submission. Further, you represent and warrant that your Submission does not violate any law.

    MY WELL SELF reserves the right to review and monitor Submissions but is under no obligation to do so. In addition, MY WELL SELF is not responsible for screening, monitoring or editing Submissions. However, we may monitor your Submissions and may disclose information about you, including the contents of such Submission, if we deem it necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or respond to legal process; (2) ensure your compliance with these Terms or other MY WELL SELF guidelines or policies; or (3) protect the rights, property, or interests of MY WELL SELF, its employees, its users, or the public.

    You may also request information directly from a specific complementary and alternative Health Care Practitioner by submitting an inquiry through their profile or inquiry form. You understand these requests, including personally identifiable information, are made voluntarily and are subject to the MY WELL SELF Privacy Policy. There is no guarantee that a complementary and alternative Health Care Practitioner will respond to any request submitted through their profile or inquiry form. In addition, by submitting a request to a complementary and alternative Health Care Practitioner through the Site, you understand that MY WELL SELF may contact you by phone, email or text message about your request. All standard message and data charges will apply to any text messages.

  6. REVIEWS OR CONTENT POSTED BY OTHERS ON MY WELL SELF

    MY WELL SELF does not have any responsibility, including editorial control, of any content posted by other MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site. The statements or content posted by MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site are those of the public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers and are not the opinion of MY WELL SELF. MY WELL SELF does not make any representations or warranties about the accuracy or reliability of the content, including the opinions, statements or information posted by the MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site. The MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners and other third party content providers are solely responsible for the content posted by them respectively. MY WELL SELF does not endorse or recommend any specific content, procedures, products, opinions, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or any other material or information available on the Site. In addition, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners featured on the Site are not employees or independent contractors of MY WELL SELF and MY WELL SELF does not make any warranties about the qualifications of the Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or proposed treatment plans or products featured on the Site.

  7. MY WELL SELF COPYRIGHT POLICY AND PROCEDURES

    If you believe that your Submission or any other work has been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify MY WELL SELF, Inc. at copyright@mywellself.ca or Copyright Department, MY WELL SELF, Inc., 175 Longwood Rd S #B21, Hamilton, ON L8P 0A1, Canada. Provide all of the following in writing: (1) identify the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed or if multiple copyrighted works, then a representative list of such works on the Site; (2) identify the material on the Site that you claim is infringing and with enough detail so that we may locate the material; (3) provide a statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material on the Site is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (4) provide a statement declaring that the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or that you are authorized to act on behalf of the exclusive owner; (5) provide information reasonably sufficient to permit MY WELL SELF to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and email address; and (6) your physical or electronic signature.

    Upon receipt of notice as described above, MY WELL SELF will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the alleged infringing material from the website.

  8. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES; THIRD PARTY PROMOTIONS

    TThe Site may contain links to other websites maintained by third parties (“Third Party Website”) or you may be able to log into the Site through a Third Party Website. Third Party Websites are not under the control of MY WELL SELF and MY WELL SELF does not endorse or assume any responsibility for the content, information or functionality of any Third Party Website. As a result, your access or use of any Third Party Website is at your own risk and these Terms, MY WELL SELF Privacy Policy, any other MY WELL SELF policies do not apply or govern any Third Party Website. You expressly relieve MY WELL SELF of any and all liability related to the functionality, content or information contained on any Third Party Website. In addition, your dealings with or participation in promotions of third parties (including Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners) found on the Site, including payment and delivery of goods or services or any other terms (such as warranties) are solely between you and the third parties. You agree that MY WELL SELF shall not be responsible to you for any loss or damage of any kind relating to your dealings with such third parties.

  9. MY WELL SELF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    MY WELL SELF grants you a limited, personal, revocable, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to use the Site. MY WELL SELF owns the text, photographs, videos, visual interfaces, interactive features, graphics, design, compilation, computer code, products, software and all other elements and components of the Site (“MY WELL SELF Content”), excluding your Submissions. MY WELL SELF owns the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names and other intellectual property and proprietary rights throughout the world associated with the MY WELL SELF Content and the Site which are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws. You may not modify, reproduce, republish, frame, download, transmit, distribute, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, license, sublicense, reverse engineer, disassemble, publicly display or create derivative works based on any of the MY WELL SELF Content in whole or in part, or the Site except as expressly authorized in writing by MY WELL SELF. In addition, MY WELL SELF does not grant any express or implied rights in and to the Site or MY WELL SELF Content, and all rights in and to the Site and the MY WELL SELF Content, are retained by MY WELL SELF.

  10. MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES

    MY WELL SELF PROVIDES THE SITE, THE MY WELL SELF CONTENT AND ALL INFORMATION, MATERIALS AND OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SITE ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS “WITH ALL FAULTS.” MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND (WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED) AS WELL AS ANY GUARANTEES OR CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. MY WELL SELF DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR ANY ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION FROM MY WELL SELF WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR DEFECTS. IN ADDITION, MY WELL SELF EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO SEPARATE AGREEMENTS YOU MAY MAKE WITH COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES AND YOU WILL LOOK SOLELY TO SUCH PERSONS AND/OR ENTITIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF SUCH AGREEMENTS. FURTHER, MY WELL SELF DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR THE CONTENT AVAILABLE ON THE SITE WILL ASSIST YOU IN FINDING A SUITABLE COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER OR FOR ANY OTHER PURPOSE. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. WHILE MY WELL SELF TAKES REASONABLE PHYSICAL, TECHNICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE MEASURES TO SECURE THE MY WELL SELF SITE, MY WELL SELF DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE MY WELL SELF SITE CANNOT BE COMPROMISED.

  11. LIABILITY LIMITATION; YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY

    TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL MY WELL SELF OR THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED, TO LOSS PROFITS AND DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM INCONVENIENCE, DELAY OR LOSS OF USE) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF THE SITE EVEN IF MY WELL SELF OR ANY OF THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ADDITION, IN NO EVENT SHALL MY WELL SELF BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANYONE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY A PARTY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BY ANY USER OR PUBLIC MEMBER) IN RELIANCE ON ANY CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS OR TREATMENTS POSTED ON THE SITE. MY WELL SELF SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, DELAYS, OR NON-PERFORMANCE CAUSED BY FACTORS OR ACTIVITIES BEYOND ITS REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING DELAYS AND NONPERFORMANCE CAUSED BY VIRUSES, DENIAL OF SERVICE ATTACKS, OTHER ACTS OR OMISSION OF THIRD PARTIES, INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER FAILURES, STRIKES, LOCKOUTS, WORK SLOWDOWNS OR STOPPAGES, ACCIDENTS, FIRES, TERRORISM, ACTS OF GOD, GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS, MECHANICAL, ELECTRONIC OR COMMUNICATIONS FAILURES, WAR OR INSURRECTION.

  12. CHANGES TO THE SITE; UPDATES; SUSPENSION OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE; SERVICE ACCOUNT CLOSURE

    We may change the Site or delete features of the Site at any time and for any reason without notice in our sole discretion. We are not obligated to provide maintenance, technical support or updates to you for the Site, but we may provide these in our discretion. We may terminate or suspend your use of the Site at any time in our discretion. Our termination or suspension may be without cause and/or without notice. You may terminate your use of the Site and close your Service Account at any time, with or without cause, upon notice to us as specified in the customer support or through our feedback form. Upon termination, your right to use the Site ceases immediately. Once your use of the Site is terminated or suspended, any data you have stored on the Site may not be retrieved later. In addition, even if you stop using the Site or your account is suspended by MY WELL SELF, MY WELL SELF may continue to show some or all of your Submissions.

  13. JURISDICTION

    MY WELL SELF controls and operates the Site from its offices in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and MY WELL SELF does not represent that the Site, the Content, the MY WELL SELF Content or the Submissions by either Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or public members, are appropriate, available or may be downloaded for use outside Canada. If you are located outside Canada and you use the Site and the Service, then you are responsible for complying with all of your local laws if and to the extent your local laws are applicable. These Terms and the Site are governed by Canadian federal law and the laws of the Province of Ontario, excluding any conflicts of law provisions. Registering for a Service Account, accessing, browsing or otherwise using the Site means you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the provincial and federal courts in Hamilton, Ontario and you waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens with respect to venue and jurisdiction in the provincial and federal courts of Hamilton, Ontario.

  14. INDEMNIFICATION

    You agree to indemnify and hold harmless MY WELL SELF and the MY WELL SELF Parties from and against any loss, liability, claim, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, arising out of or in connection with: (a) your Submissions or any other Content you post or submit to or through the Site; (b) your use of the Site; (c) your conduct in connection with the Site or with other users of the Site, and; (d) any violation of these Terms, any other MY WELL SELF policy or of any law or the rights of any third party.

  15. YOUR NOTICES TO US

    You may contact us by e-mail or postal mail. Your notices to us must be addressed as stated in the feedback@mywellself.ca or feedback form area for the Site or by postal mail at the following address:

    MY WELL SELF, Inc.
    75 Longwood Rd S #B21,
    Hamilton, ONTARIO
    L8P 0A1
    CANADA

  16. MISCELLANEOUS

    These Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and MY WELL SELF regarding the use of the Site, and supersedes any prior agreements between you and MY WELL SELF relating to your use of the Site. The failure of MY WELL SELF to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms or any prior version of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance. If any provision of these Terms is held invalid, the remainder of these Terms shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of these Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

 

MY WELL SELF Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner Terms of Service

These Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners Terms of Service (“CAM Terms”) are between you, a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner, (“you,” “your” or ” Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner”) and MY WELL SELF, Inc., an Ontario corporation (“MY WELL SELF,” “we” or “our”). These CAM Terms govern: (i) your access and use of the website, www.mywellself.com, and the services and information available on the website (collectively, “Site”) whether or not you access the Site through your computer, mobile device and (ii) your submission of any and all content to MY WELL SELF by any means now known or hereafter developed at any time. These CAM Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and MY WELL SELF and the term of these CAM Terms will take effect at the time you click “I accept” or use the Site.

PLEASE READ THESE CAM TERMS CAREFULLY. BY CLICKING ON “I AGREE,” OR BY BROWSING, ACCESSING AND/OR USING THE MY WELL SELF SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THESE CAM TERMS, CODE OF CONDUCT, COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE CAM HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER VETTING PROCESS, AND THE MY WELL SELF PRIVACY POLICY (ALL OF WHICH ARE INCORPORATED HEREIN BY REFERENCE). IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ABIDE BY OR BE BOUND BY THESE CAM TERMS OR ANY OF THE MY WELL SELF GUIDELINES OR POLICIES IDENTIFIED ABOVE, THEN DO NOT REGISTER FOR AN ACCOUNT OR ACCESS AND USE THE SITE. IF YOU ARE ACCEPTING THESE CAM TERMS ON BEHALF OF A COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER OR COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER ENTITY, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT THAT YOU HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO BIND SUCH INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY TO THESE CAM TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE SUCH AUTHORITY, OR IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ANY OF THESE CAM TERMS, THEN YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO USE THE SITE.

  1. AMENDMENTS

    MY WELL SELF has the right to add, discontinue or revise these CAM Terms or any aspect, mode, design, or service provided under the MY WELL SELF scope. MY WELL SELF may amend the CAM Terms without notice for non-material amendments. In the event of a material change, we will provide you notice of a material change in the CAM Terms and conditions via e-mail to the e-mail address supplied to us by you setting out at minimum:

    • the new or amended agreement terms;
    • the date of the coming into force of the amendment;

    We highly recommend that you read any amendments carefully. Unless explicit consent is required by the law, we have the right to assume that you have accepted the change to the CAM terms and conditions, unless you notify us to the contrary that you desire to cancel your subscription or deregister or unsubscribe from access to MY WELL SELF. We will post the most current CAM Terms on the Site and your use of the Site will be subject to the most current CAM Terms as posted on the Site at such time. It is your responsibility to visit this page to find any updates that may have been made to the CAM Terms. You hereby agree that MY WELL SELF shall not be liable to you or any other third party for any amendments to the CAM Terms.

  2. YOUR COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER ACCOUNT; EMAIL CONSENT

    In order to use the features on the Site, including updating and adding content to a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners profile or a practice profile, you are required to register or verify your profile and provide information about yourself to MY WELL SELF and create a verified Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner account (“CAM Account”). It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your account information, including your CAM Account password and you are responsible for all activities that occur in connection with your CAM Account. For those CAM Accounts that select the vetted feature, the Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile pages are subject to the Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner Vetting Process. In creating your Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile page, you agree that any information submitted by you and posted to your profile page is accurate, true and correct. In addition, you agree to keep the information on your profile page updated. You are responsible for all activities that occur in connection with your The Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile pages. You must inform us right away about anyone using your CAM Account or Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile page without your consent, or any security breach that relates to your CAM Account or Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile page.

    By using the Site, you consent to receive emails from MY WELL SELF, which may include commercial emails provided such emails are in accordance with the preferences you select in the email and notifications page of your CAM Account. You may change such preferences by changing your account settings on the notifications page of the My Profile section in your CAM Account or via the unsubscribe link in all commercial emails. Please note that as long as you maintain an account, you may not “opt out” of receiving service or account related emails from MY WELL SELF.

    MY WELL SELF reserves the right to refuse providing services or the Site to anyone, including terminating your CAM Account and/or preventing you from accessing the Site or your CAM Account, with or without cause, at any time and in its sole discretion.

    1. HOW MYWELLSELF.CA IS TO BE USED

      ALL USERS ARE TO NOTE THAT MY WELL SELF IS NOT AN-ANTI CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE WEBSITE. MY WELL SELF DOES NOT SUPPORT ANY INDIVIDUAL (INCLUDING PUBLIC MEMBERS AND COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS) WHO DO NOT SUPPORT ALL TYPES OF MEDICAL CARE. MY WELL SELF IS A WEBSITE THAT ENCOURAGE COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE ALONG WITH CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE. ANY INDIVIDUAL (INCLUDING PUBLIC MEMBERS AND COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS) WHO PROMOTE ANTI CONVENTIONAL MEDICINE PHILOSOPHIES WILL BE REMOVED FROM THE MY WELL SELF WEBSITE. MY WELL SELF WILL NOT TOLERATE ANY CLAIMS OF DISEASES THAT WILL BE CURED BY ANY COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE COMPLEMENTARY UNLESS APPROVED BY HEALTH CANADA.

      IF AFTER THE TIME OF VETTING CONFIRMATION AND APPROVAL BY MY WELL SELF A COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER’S GOOD STANDING CHANGES TO A STANDING NOT ALREADY REVIEWED BY MYWELL SELF, THE COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONER MUST UPDATE MY WELL SELF IMMEDIATELY. COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS WHO ARE IN GOOD STANDING WITH THEIR REGULATORY BOARD AND/OR ASSOCIATION ARE NOTED A VETTED ON THE MY WELL SELF WEBSITE.

      As a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner, you may use the Site to respond to public members’ questions and to create a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile or practice profile, (including, uploading photos, videos, schedules of public events to your profile or applicable area on the Site). The content (which includes any text on any platform of MY WELL SELF contained, accessed or entered on the Site (“Content”) is for educational/informational purposes only and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. You or an authorized representative from your office may create your Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner profile or practice profile on the Site but you may not post false or misleading information on your profile.

      Except to the extent you are otherwise directly authorized by MY WELL SELF, you may not use the Site to:

      • Promote a product, service or procedure that you, your employer or practice sells, markets, distributes or performs or is otherwise affiliated with;
      • Praise, recommend, describe any experiences with, or otherwise promote a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner or other person that is yourself or someone to whom you are related or with whom you work or have previously worked with;
      • Trade reviews with other Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner or businesses, compensate someone or be compensated for writing a review;
      • Praise, recommend, describe positive experiences with, or otherwise promote a business you own or by whom you are employed; or
      • Either post or allow a member of your staff to post a false or misleading review, (including reviews that are fabricated or exaggerate results) or any reviews about you on the Site.

      However, nothing contained herein will be construed as prohibiting you from posting content in a response to content posted by another public member about your business; provided, that (a) you have provided true and accurate registration information to MY WELL SELF about yourself, (b) you have clearly explained in your response that you are making a statement on behalf of the business (including your affiliation with the business), (c) your response is limited solely to providing factual information and explanations to refute any statements or allegations in the posted content about your business and your response does not violate any applicable privacy laws (including, but not limited to PIPEDA), and (d) your response does not otherwise attempt to promote your business or serve any commercial purposes, as determined in the sole discretion of MY WELL SELF.

      Additionally, you may not use the Site:

      • If you are under 18.
      • In any way or for any purpose that is against any municipal, provincial, federal or any other applicable laws.
      • In any way or for any purpose that harms or endangers us or our affiliates, resellers, distributors, service providers and/or suppliers (collectively, the “MY WELL SELF Parties”), or any customer of a MY WELL SELF Party;
      • To exploit, solicit or harm minors;
      • To copy any content from the Site, including photographs, and post those photographs or other content on any third-party website, including your own website.
      • To post or submit any content that is racist, sexist, inflammatory, defamatory, derogatory, hateful, harassing, threatening, abusive, profane, obscene, vulgar or sexually explicit, false, misleading, fraudulent, invasive of another’s privacy or publicity rights, infringing of another’s intellectual property rights, contains any trade secrets or other confidential information, or otherwise offensive or objectionable or violates any applicable laws;
      • To provide or purport to provide medical advice, prescription, diagnosis, or treatment recommendations to individual public members;
      • To promote, encourage or glorify violence, self-harm, suicide, or any other practice that is unhealthy or harmful including any anti-conventional medicine comments;
      • To register for multiple accounts or use the account of another person without their authorization;
      • To spam any public members or other users of the Site or to attempt to solicit business or other users of the Site to a non-MY WELL SELF site for commercial purposes unless authorized to do so by MY WELL SELF or spamming;
      • You agree not to use any data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction methods in connection with the Site;
      • To post links to sites or files that contain or are viruses, spyware, malware, or other harmful content;
      • To attempt to interfere with or disrupt the Site, any security features of the Site or any person’s ability to use the Site; or
      • For any purposes for which the Site are not intended.

      In addition, MY WELL SELF is not obligated to enforce these CAM Terms or any other policies or guidelines against other public members, users, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner or other third-parties on your behalf. If you believe a public member, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner or other third-party has violated these CAM Terms or any other guidelines or policies of MY WELL SELF, then please contact MY WELL SELF by using our feedback form. MY WELL SELF reserves the right to investigate the matter and take whatever action MY WELL SELF deems appropriate in its sole discretion.

  3. MATERIALS YOU POST OR PROVIDE; COMMUNICATIONS MONITORING; CONFIDENTIALITY

    As a Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner, you may be able to post or submit comments, answers to community members’ questions, photographs, videos (including videos created through a third-party tool), event calendar schedules and other materials on or through the Site (“CAM Content”). You understand your CAM Content is not confidential and is publicly available for anyone to view and the CAM Content posted by you must be in compliance with all applicable privacy laws (including but not limited to PIPEDA). Further, MY WELL SELF is not responsible for the security of any information transmitted through the internet or the Site. You also understand that any CAM Content posted by you may not violate these CAM Terms (including section 3 of these CAM Terms) or any other guidelines and policies of MY WELL SELF as well as any applicable federal, provincial or municipal laws (including, but not limited to the rules and laws of regulatory/accrediting bodies and the information you provide must not be false, inaccurate or misleading.

    MY WELL SELF does not claim any ownership rights in your CAM Content. However, by submitting CAM Content on the Site you are hereby expressly granting MY WELL SELF a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, royalty-free license (including sublicense) to use, copy, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, modify (including create derivative works) or transmit (including digital transmission of a sound recording, if applicable) your CAM Content, in connection with the the Site, and the MY WELL SELF business, including without limitation promoting and redistributing part or all of the Site or the MY WELL SELF business, in any media formats and through any media channels now known or hereafter developed without any compensation or obligation to you. You also grant MY WELL SELF permission to use your name, likeness and voice in connection with your CAM Content.

    In addition, by posting or uploading CAM Content to the Site, you hereby waive any rights of privacy or publicity. You also grant MY WELL SELF the permission to grant any of the above rights to other persons or entities, including, but not limited, for the purpose of promoting the Site or the MY WELL SELF business without any compensation or obligation to you. You also grant MY WELL SELF the right and authority to send takedown notices (on your behalf) related to your CAM Content to any individual or entity under the The Notice and Notice regime. In addition, for each CAM Content you post or submit, you represent and warrant that you have all rights and permission necessary for you to post or submit the CAM Content and to grant the licenses and permissions in this section. Further, you represent and warrant that the CAM Content does not violate any law.

    You also understand and agree that MY WELL SELF may, in its sole discretion, refuse, or remove part or all of your CAM Content from the Site at any time. MY WELL SELF reserves the right to review and monitor CAM Content but is under no obligation to do so. In addition, MY WELL SELF is not responsible for screening, monitoring or editing the CAM Content. MY WELL SELF may disclose information about you, including the contents of such CAM Content, if we deem it necessary to: (1) conform to legal requirements or respond to legal process; (2) ensure your compliance with these CAM Terms or other MY WELL SELF guidelines or policies; or (3) protect the rights, property, or interests of MY WELL SELF, its employees, its community members, its partners or the public.

  4. REVIEWS OR CONTENT POSTED BY OTHERS.

    MY WELL SELF does not have any responsibility, including editorial control, of any content posted by other MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site. The statements or content posted by MY WELL SELF public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site are those of the public members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers and are not the opinion of MY WELL SELF. MY WELL SELF does not make any representations or warranties about the accuracy or reliability of the content, including the opinions, statements or information posted by the MY WELL SELF community members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or other third party content providers on the Site. The MY WELL SELF public community members, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners and other third party content providers are solely responsible for the content posted by them respectively.MY WELL SELF does not endorse or recommend any specific content, procedures, products, opinions, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or any other material or information available on the Site. In addition, the Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners featured on the Site are not employees or independent contractors of MY WELL SELF.

  5. COPYRIGHT POLICY

    If you believe that your CAM content Submission or any other work has been used in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify MY WELL SELF, Inc. at copyright@mywellself.ca or Copyright Department, MY WELL SELF, Inc., 175 Longwood Rd S #B21, Hamilton, ON L8P 0A1, Canada. Provide all of the following in writing: (1) identify the copyrighted work you claim has been infringed or if multiple copyrighted works, then a representative list of such works on the Site; (2) identify the material on the Site that you claim is infringing and with enough detail so that we may locate the material; (3) provide a statement that you have a good faith belief that the use of the material on the Site is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (4) provide a statement declaring that the notification is accurate, and, under penalty of perjury, that you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or that you are authorized to act on behalf of the exclusive owner; (5) provide information reasonably sufficient to permit MY WELL SELF to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and email address; and (6) your physical or electronic signature. Upon receipt of notice as described above, MY WELL SELF will take whatever action, in its sole discretion, it deems appropriate, including removal of the alleged infringing material from the website.

  6. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

    The Site may contain links to other websites maintained by third parties (“Third Party Website”) or you may be able to log into the Site through a Third Party Website. Third Party Websites are not under the control of MY WELL SELF and MY WELL SELF does not endorse or assume any responsibility for the content, information or functionality of any Third Party Website. As a result, your access or use of any Third Party Website is at your own risk and these CAM Terms, the MY WELL SELF Privacy Policy, Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioner Code of Conduct and any other MY WELL SELF policies do not apply or govern any Third Party Website or your use of any Third Party Website. You expressly relieve MY WELL SELF of any and all liability related to the functionality, content or information contained on any Third Party Website. In addition, your dealings with or participation in promotions of third parties found on the Site, including payment and delivery of goods or services any other terms (such as warranties) are solely between you and the third parties. You agree that MY WELL SELF shall not be responsible for any loss or damage of any kind relating to your dealings with such third parties.

  7. MY WELL SELF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    MY WELL SELF grants you a limited, personal, revocable, nonassignable and nonexclusive license to use the Site. MY WELL SELF owns the text, photographs, videos, visual interfaces, interactive features, graphics, design, compilation, computer code, products, software and all other elements and components of the Site (“MY WELL SELF Content”), excluding your CAM Content and public members’ submissions. MY WELL SELF owns the copyrights, trademarks, service marks, trade names and other intellectual property and proprietary rights throughout the world associated with the MY WELL SELF Content and the Site, which are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark laws and all other applicable intellectual and proprietary rights and laws. You may not modify, reproduce, republish, frame, download, transmit, distribute, rent, lease, loan, sell, assign, license, sublicense, reverse engineer, publicly display or create derivative works based on any of the MY WELL SELF Content in whole or in part, or the Site except as expressly authorized in writing by MY WELL SELF. In addition, MY WELL SELF does not grant any express or implied rights in and to the Site and the MY WELL SELF Content, and all rights in and to the Site and the MY WELL SELF Content, are retained by MY WELL SELF.

  8. MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES

    MY WELL SELF PROVIDES THE SITE “AS IS” “WITH ALL FAULTS” AND ” AS AVAILABLE.” YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES (WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED), GUARANTEES OR CONDITIONS RELATED TO THE SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, MY WELL SELF DISCLAIMS ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT AND NON-INFRINGEMENT AS WELL AS ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, QUALITY, PERFORMANCE AND SUITABILITY OF THE SITE. MY WELL SELF DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS OR DEFECTS. YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITE IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. IN ADDITION, MY WELL SELF EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL RESPONSIBILITY AND LIABILITY WITH RESPECT TO SEPARATE AGREEMENTS YOU MAY MAKE WITH PATIENTS, CONSUMERS, COMMUNITY MEMBERS OR OTHER THIRD PARTIES, AND YOU WILL LOOK SOLELY TO SUCH PERSONS AND/OR ENTITIES WITH RESPECT TO ANY AND ALL CLAIMS ARISING OUT OF SUCH AGREEMENTS. WHILE MY WELL SELF TAKES REASONABLE PHYSICAL, TECHNICAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE MEASURES TO SECURE THE SITE, MY WELL SELF DOES NOT GUARANTEE THAT THE SITE CANNOT BE COMPROMISED.

  9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY; YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY

    TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL EITHER MY WELL SELF OR THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED, TO LOSS PROFITS AND DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM INCONVENIENCE, DELAY OR LOSS OF USE) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE EVEN IF MY WELL SELF OR ANY OF THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN ADDITION, IN NO EVENT SHALL EITHER MY WELL SELF OR THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANYONE FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION TAKEN BY A PARTY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BY ANY USER OR COMMUNITY MEMBER) IN RELIANCE ON ANY CONTENT OR OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE CAM HEALTH CARE PRACTITIONERS OR PROCEDURES POSTED ON THE SITE. MY WELL SELF AND THE MY WELL SELF PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, DELAYS, OR NONPERFORMANCE CAUSED BY FACTORS OR ACTIVITIES BEYOND THEIR REASONABLE CONTROL, INCLUDING DELAYS AND NONPERFORMANCE CAUSED BY VIRUSES, DENIAL OF SERVICE ATTACKS, OTHER ACTS OR OMISSION OF THIRD PARTIES, INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER FAILURES, STRIKES, LOCKOUTS, WORK SLOWDOWNS OR STOPPAGES, ACCIDENTS, FIRES, TERRORISM, ACTS OF GOD, GOVERNMENT RESTRICTIONS, MECHANICAL, ELECTRONIC OR COMMUNICATIONS FAILURES, WAR OR INSURRECTION.

  10. CHANGES TO THE SITE; UPDATES; TERMINATION

    We may change the Site or delete features available on the Site at any time and for any reason. We are not obligated to provide maintenance, technical support or updates to you for the Site, but we may provide these in our discretion. We may terminate or suspend your CAM Account and your use of the Site or any services we may provide you that are associated with your use of the Site at any time in our discretion. Our termination or suspension may be without cause and/or without notice. You may terminate your use of the Site at any time, with or without cause, upon notice to us as specified in the customer support or the feedback form on the Site. Upon termination, you may no longer use or access the Site. Once your use of the Site is terminated, any data you have stored on the Site may not be retrieved later. In addition, even if you terminate your use of the Site, MY WELL SELF may continue to show some or all of your CAM Content.

  11. JURISDICTION

    MY WELL SELF controls and operates the Site from its offices in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and MY WELL SELF does not represent that the Site, the Content, the MY WELL SELF Content or the Submissions by either Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners or public members, are appropriate, available or may be downloaded for use outside Canada. If you are located outside Canada and you use the Site and the Service, then you are responsible for complying with all of your local laws if and to the extent your local laws are applicable. These Terms and the Site are governed by Canadian federal law and the laws of the Province of Ontario, excluding any conflicts of law provisions. Registering for a Service Account, accessing, browsing or otherwise using the Site means you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the provincial and federal courts in Hamilton, Ontario and you waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens with respect to venue and jurisdiction in the provincial and federal courts of Hamilton, Ontario.

    MY WELL SELF controls and operates the Site from its offices in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and MY WELL SELF makes no representation that the CAM Content, content submitted by community members or any other content available on the Site or the Site are appropriate, available or may be downloaded for use outside Canada. You are responsible for complying with all of your local laws, if and to the extent your local laws are applicable. These CAM Terms and the Site are governed by the federal laws of the Canadian federal law and the laws of the Province of Ontario, excluding any conflicts of law provisions. When you register for an account and click “I accept”, submit content to the Site, access, browse or otherwise use the Site, this means you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the province and federal courts in Hamilton, Ontario and you waive all defenses of lack of personal jurisdiction and forum non conveniens with respect to venue and jurisdiction in the provincial and federal courts of Hamilton, Ontario.

  12. INDEMNIFICATION

    You agree to indemnify and hold harmless MY WELL SELF and the MY WELL SELF Parties from and against any and all losses, liability, claims, demand, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising out of or in connection with: (i) any CAM Content you post or submit to or through the Site; (ii) your use of the Site; (iii) your conduct in connection with the Site or with other Complementary and Alternative Health Care Practitioners and public members of the Site; (iv) any breach of these CAM Terms, other MY WELL SELF policies and guidelines; or (v) any violation of any law or the rights of any third party (including, but not limited to any violation of PIPEDA or the rules, laws, guidelines or policies of any provincial and federal regulatory/accrediting board.

  13. YOUR NOTICES TO US

    You may contact us by e-mail or postal mail. Your notices to us must be addressed as stated in the feedback@mywellself.ca or the feedback form on the Site or by postal mail at the following address:

    MY WELL SELF, Inc.
    75 Longwood Rd S #B21,
    Hamilton, ONTARIO
    L8P 0A1
    CANADA

  14. MISCELLANEOUS

    These CAM Terms constitute the entire agreement between you and MY WELL SELF regarding your use of the Site, and supersedes any prior agreements between you and MY WELL SELF relating to your use of the Site. The failure of MY WELL SELF to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these CAM Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision in that or any other instance. If any provision of these CAM Terms is held invalid, the remainder of these CAM Terms shall continue in full force and effect. If any provision of these CAM Terms shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these CAM Terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

If you have any questions or comments about this Terms of Service, please contact us at: copyright@mywellself.ca or feedback@mywellself.ca