Legal Disclaimer and Privacy Policy

A Simple Low Carb Life

Now for the legal "stuff":


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Privacy Policy for A Simple Low Carb Life Website and IOS app A Magnificent Metamorphosis


This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for www.asimplelowcarblife.com and IOS app A Magnificent Metamorphosis, available on iTunes.  This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this web site and the IOS app named above. This policy will notify you of the following:


•What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

•What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

•The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

•How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.


Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.


We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to ship an order.


Unless you ask us not to or unless you unsubscribe from our autoresponder service, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.


Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:


   • See what data we have about you, if any.

   • Change/correct any data we have about you.

   • Have us delete any data we have about you.

   • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.


Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.


Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page.


While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.


Updates

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.


If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via email.


Registration and Information Request Forms

For additional information about some of our products or for free products described associated with the contact information form, you must first complete the contact or registration form. During this registration process, a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. At your option, you may also provide demographic information (such as gender or age) about yourself, but it is not required.


Orders

We request information from you on our order form if you are making a purchase. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and shipping address) and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date). This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.


Cookies

We use "cookies" on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. For instance, when we use a cookie to identify you, you would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, advertisers). However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.


Sharing

We share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.


We use an outside shipping company to ship orders, and a credit card processing company to bill users for goods and services. These companies do not retain, share, store or use personally identifiable information for any secondary purposes beyond filling your order.



We partner with other parties to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.


Links

This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.


Surveys & Contests

From time-to-time our site or app my request information via surveys or contests. Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.



For further questions about our privacy policy:


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I highly recommend that anyone beginning a weight loss program should first see their personal healthcare professional before they begin.  As a licensed healthcare provider, I am unable to offer medical advice via this website. Any services provided by me will be in the capacity of a weight loss coach or nutritional consultant.  Services provided are not intended as an offer of medical services or medical advice.  Consultation services are also provided for medical professionals desiring to add weight loss programs to their practice,  but actual medical services will not be provided by myself or any staff member of A SIMPLE LOW CARB LIFE unless a contractual professional relationship is formed between myself and the physician practice.


Each staff member and affiliate of ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM who contributes to this Site, is sharing his/her own personal opinions which are intended for general information purposes and/or nutritional or weight management coaching only.   No patient/provider relationship exists or is solicited. Any medical management will need to be provided by one's own healthcare provider/physician.


This website, blog, and any opinions expressed do not constitute the practice of medicine, nursing,   mental health counseling of any type,  or  the rendering of medical advice, with no  clinician/patient relationship formed by use of this site,  or any of the information contained herein. The use of information on this website, blog, or materials linked from this site are at the user s own risk. The content of this site is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical  advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Users should not disregard, or delay in obtaining, medical advice for any medical condition they may have, and should seek the assistance of their own personal health care professionals for any such conditions.  Anyone with health problems requiring the use of prescription medications should contact their personal physician or healthcare provider before beginning any diet as the medication dosages may need to be altered as weight is lost.  This can only be done by your prescribing healthcare provider who has established a relationship with you and has personally examined you.


ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM, A Simple Low Carb Life's proprietors, staff, or affiliates are not practicing medicine, providing diagnoses, medical treatment, or any specific diagnosis for individual persons using this website  and cannot provide specific medical advice for anyone through this site. The nutritional information offered is intended to promote a healthier lifestyle though weight loss.


ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM may receive compensation from the sale of products or services sold on this website from third party providers or through affiliate sales programs to fund the site and/or to make these products more readily available for interested persons.  A Simple Low Carb Life and ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM do not warranty any products from third parties.  See their respective policies for warranty information on their websites.


We appreciate your interest and for suffering through reading all the necessary legalese below:


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No Rendering of Medical Advice. This website, blog, and any opinions expressed are for general informational purposes only and do not constitute the practice of medicine, nursing, nutritional counseling, therapy of any type,  or other professional health care services, including the giving of medical advice, with no clinician/patient relationship formed by use of this site or any of the information contained herein. The views and opinions expressed in this Site are personal views and opinions and may or may not be the views of any current or past employer of the proprietor, and are in no way affiliated with any current or previous employer. The use of information on this website, blog, or materials linked from this site are at the user’s own risk. The content of this site is not intended to be a substitute for professional, medical, or nutritional advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Users should not disregard, or delay in obtaining, medical advice for any medical condition they may have, and should seek the assistance of their own personal health care professionals for any such conditions.  Users should not construe the information contained herein to encourage or promote weight loss or be of benefit in other health conditions without first obtaining the advice of their own personal professional healthcare provider, that includes a personal history, medical exam , and treatment plan, which is outside the scope of this site.  ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM contains personal views and opinions and is not specific professional advice for specific individuals, regardless of authors cited herein, including the proprietors of ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM.


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Termination or Suspension of Access; Modifications to Site;Feedback or Comments: ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM reserves the right to terminate, suspend or otherwise restrict your access to this Site, or any portion hereof, with or without notice at any time for any reason whatsoever including, but not limited to, your violation of these terms and conditions or any inappropriate or unlawful behavior on your part.  In addition, ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM reserves the right to modify or discontinue this Site or any portion hereof at any time with or without notice.  ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM shall not be liable to you or any third party for any such termination, suspension, restriction, modification or discontinuance. ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM reserves the right to remove any comments or feedback from the Site at its sole discretion if the moderator of ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM deems the comments, remarks, feedback, or text to be offensive, inappropriate, menacing, harassing, or otherwise not appropriate for use on the Site, or for any reason whatsoever.  


Dispute Resolution.  Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these terms and conditions or breach hereof, or otherwise relating to this Site (with the exception of injunctive relief sought by ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM for any violation of ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM’s proprietary rights), shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the then-current rules of the American Arbitration Association.  Before entering into arbitration, the parties shall each appoint an arbitrator, and these two arbitrators shall select a third arbitrator to be a member of the panel.  Should the two arbitrators not be able to agree on a choice of the third, then the American Arbitration Association shall make the appointment of a person who is neutral to the parties.  None of the arbitrators shall be officers or employees of the parties.  Each such arbitrator shall be an attorney having experience and familiarity with information technology disputes.  The location of arbitration shall be The State of California, USA.  The arbitrators shall have the right to award costs, fees and expenses, including but not limited to the arbitrators’ fees and reasonable attorneys’ fees, to the prevailing party.  To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no such arbitration shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to these terms and conditions, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.  Each party hereby waives its right to a trial by jury for any disputes between the parties.


Remedies. The arbitrators will have no authority to award punitive or other damages not measured by the prevailing party's actual damages, except as may be required by statute.  In no event shall an award in an arbitration initiated under this clause against ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM, A Simple Low Carb Life, or its proprietors, exceed $100.00 US.   In no event shall an award in an arbitration initiated under this clause, against ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM, A Simple Low Carb Life, or its proprietors, exceed $100.00 US for any claimant. The arbitrator(s) shall not award consequential damages in any arbitration initiated under this section.  Any award in an arbitration initiated under this clause shall be limited to monetary damages and shall include no injunction or direction to any party other than the direction to pay a monetary amount.


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terms and conditions, and these terms and conditions shall be deemed amended to the minimum extent necessary to make them valid and enforceable.  The failure of ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these terms and conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.  Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action against ASIMPLELOWCARBLIFE.COM arising out of or related to use of this Site or under these terms and conditions must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.  The section titles in these terms and conditions are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.  

Consultation Services may be provided with a separate waiver for these services.  


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