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It is not the intention of The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes website to provide specific medical advice to users of its Web site, but rather to provide users with information to help them better understand their health, diagnosed conditions, and the current range of approaches related to diabetes treatment, prevention, screening, and supportive care. The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes website urges users to consult with a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to their personal medical questions. The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes website neither endorses nor recommends any products or services that may be referenced on this website.  Links to other Web sites outside of The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes website are included for the user’s convenience and do not constitute a recommendation or endorsement of the material on those sites, or any associated product or service.

The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes Website © 2016,  Divsion of Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism, The Johns Hopkins University. All rights reserved. Documents published by the Johns Hopkins University on this site may not be copied other than for non-commercial individual reference with all copyright or other proprietary notices retained, and thereafter may not be recopied, reproduced or otherwise redistributed without express, written permission. The name of the Johns Hopkins University or the Johns Hopkins Patient Guide for Diabetes website or or its faculty or staff may not be used in publicity or advertising without express written permission of the Johns Hopkins University.

Sponsors: The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide for Diabetes Website was developed and is managed by the Johns Hopkins Division of Endocrinology,  Diabetes, & Metabolism. Funding of the Johns Hopkins Patient Guide for Diabetes Website comes from the Frannie Foundation.

Corporate sponsors do not have input into content or editorial decisions.

Notices and Disclaimers
The Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes Website  (the “Content”) is a publication of The Johns Hopkins University and copyright © 2016 Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, & Metabolism, The Johns Hopkins University. All rights reserved.

The user may not reproduce, forward, modify, create derivative works based upon, transmit, distribute, disseminate, sell, or publish the Content without Johns Hopkins University’s consent.

*The information provided on the Johns Hopkins Patient Guide to Diabetes Website is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.

Disclaimer of Warranties
THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS.  JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY DOES NOT MAKE ANY GUARANTEES OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ARE DISCLAIMED. ANY MATERIAL  OBTAINED THROUGH USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND USER UNDERSTANDS THAT IT WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY RESULTING DAMAGE TO ITS COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA.

Disclaimers
MEDICINE IS AN EVER-CHANGING SCIENCE. IN VIEW OF THE POSSIBILITY OF HUMAN ERROR OR CHANGES IN MEDICAL SCIENCES, JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE WEBSITE IS IN EVERY RESPECT ACCURATE OR COMPLETE, AND THEY ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF SUCH INFORMATION.  JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO ANY USER OR ANYONE ELSE FOR ANY INACCURACY, DELAY, ERROR OR OMISSION, REGARDLESS OF CAUSE, OR FOR ANY DAMAGES RESULTING THEREFROM.

Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT WILL JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST TIME, LOST MONEY, LOST PROFITS OR GOOD WILL, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, AND WHETHER OR NOT SUCH DAMAGES ARE FORESEEN OR UNFORESEEN.

 

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