Terms and Conditions for this web site.

This site and its services are for consumer educational use only. Nothing contained in this site is or should be considered, or used as a substitute for, medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. The services provided on this site are here to educate consumers on health care and medical issues which may affect their daily lives. This site and its services do not constitute the practice of any medical, nursing or other professional health care advice, diagnosis or treatment.

I certify that I am neither a resident nor citizen of the States of Texas, Arkansas nor Georgia. I certify that the Pain Test, or any other questionnaires on the Testing website will not be used in place of a medical evaluation, and I understand that these tests, this website, and the officers and directors of the testing company, its associates, affiliates, sponsors, representatives and hosting companies do not represent that they can replace a physician. I am answering the questions for informational purposes only. No warrantees are stated nor implied. I release, and hold harmless and hold blameless, all companies, entities and individuals associated with these tests and the hosting of them, jointly and separately, and their officers, directors, employees and associates for any responsibility for misuse of this test. No responsibility for medical care is stated nor implied by any entity, company, group or individual, jointly and separately, nor its officers or directors. I forgo any rights that I may have for legal recourse against any entity, company, group or individual, jointly and separately, or its officers or directors. I acknowledge that the Pain Test is not a substitute for a medical evaluation and is not intended to treat or diagnose disease or medial conditions.

THE SERVICE AND ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED ON OR PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” BASIS. THAT MEANS THAT THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON OR PROVIDED THROUGH THIS SERVICE IS INTENDED FOR GENERAL CONSUMER UNDERSTANDING AND EDUCATION. ANY ACCESS TO THIS SITE IS VOLUNTARY. WE WILL REGARD ALL ACCESS AS VOLUNTARY AND AT THE SOLE RISK OF THE USER. Because of the designated purpose of this site and the services it provides, you agree that all companies, groups, associates, affiliates, and individuals, jointly and separately, and its officer and directors do not offer a service that targets any one community, user group, business or industry. Because the site is designed for educational purposes, you also agree that it does not constitute “doing business” in any specific jurisdiction or soliciting business for us or any of our affiliated companies, subsidiaries or our parent company or establishing “minimum contacts” with any jurisdiction outside of the State of Maryland, in the United States of America. The test results are not a medical diagnosis and should not be relied on as a diagnosis.

We advise users to always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health care provider with any questions regarding personal health or medical conditions. The test results are not meant to be a medical diagnosis and should not be relied on as a diagnosis. Every person is different and the test results may not apply to you. Please take the results to your doctor to discuss them to find out what they may mean for you. Never disregard, avoid or delay in obtaining medical advice from your doctor or other qualified health care provider because of something you have read on this site. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem or condition, please contact a qualified health care professional immediately. If you are in the United States and are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 911 or call for emergency medical help on the nearest telephone. If you are outside the United States, please contact your emergency medical network.

Privacy Policy for this web site.

This web site collects Personal Information that you provide to us when you take the Test, including information about your physical and personal life. We use the Personal Information to analyze your test answers and generate a report of your test results. This web site may use your Personal Information to conduct further analyses or studies designed to improve our products and services. The user specifically waives any rights to prevent the transfer of Personal Information outside or within the European Union, and member nations of this Union, and will hold the testing company and its associates harmless and blameless for any such transfer.

The testing company operations and maintenance contractors sometimes have limited access to your Personal Information in the course of providing products or services to the testing company. These contractors include vendors and suppliers that provide us with technology, services, and/or hosting and other services for the operation and maintenance of the Web Site. We contractually require that our operations and maintenance contractors 1) protect the privacy of your Personal Information consistent with this Privacy Policy, and 2) not use or disclose your Personal Information for any purpose other than providing us with products and services and as required by law.

The testing company may combine, in a non-identifiable format, the Personal Information you provide with information from others to create aggregate data that may be disclosed to third parties. Aggregate data does not contain any information that could be used to contact or identify you.

The testing company may release Personal Information to third parties: (1) to comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; or (2) in special cases, such as in response to a physical threat to you or others, to protect property or defend or assert legal rights.

When using the Web Site, information will be transmitted over a medium that may be beyond the control and jurisdiction of the testing company and its suppliers. Accordingly, the testing company 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 this web site.

Despite the efforts of the testing company to protect your Personal Information, there is always some risk that an unauthorized third party may find a way around our security systems or that transmissions of your information over the Internet may be intercepted.

You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with the testing company, or in any way relating to your use of this web site (the testing company) resides in the courts of the State of Maryland, in the United States of America, and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of Maryland, in the United States of America, in connection with any such dispute including any claim involving the testing company or its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, or directors.

These Terms of Use are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Maryland, in the United States of America, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. The user waives any rights granted by international law, and will adhere to the rulings of any court in the State of Maryland, in the United States of America, and waives the right of appeal for any decision. 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.