Terms & Conditions

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LuminEarth.com does not warrant that the functions on our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that LuminEarth.com or the server that makes the site available is free of viruses or other harmful components.

Disclaimer of Warranty

THE CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE IS PROVIDED BY LuminEarth.com AS A SERVICE TO ITS CUSTOMERS. ALL CONTENT PROVIDED IN THIS WEB SITE IS ONLY GENERAL HEALTH INFORMATION AND IS ONLY INTENDED TO FACILITATE COMMUNICATION BETWEEN YOU AND YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER. IT IS NOT INTENDED FOR DIAGNOSIS AND CANNOT PROVIDE A DIAGNOSIS FOR ANY PARTICULAR INDIVIDUAL AND SHOULD NOT BE USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR SEEKING PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT, OR CARE. ALL SPECIFIC MEDICAL QUESTIONS YOU HAVE ABOUT YOUR MEDICAL CONDITION, TREATMENT, CARE, OR DIAGNOSIS SHOULD BE PRESENTED TO YOUR OWN PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE PROVIDER. YOU AGREE THAT IT IS NOT YOUR INTENT TO ESTABLISH A PHYSICIAN-PATIENT RELATIONSHIP WITH LuminEarth.com PROFESSIONALS .

EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY AND UNAMBIGUOUSLY STATED OTHERWISE, LuminEarth.com DOES NOT ENDORSE, OPERATE, CONTROL, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT, BRAND, METHOD, TREATMENT, INFORMATION, OR SERVICES ON THE WEB SITE, IN ANY WAY.

THE INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, LuminEarth.com AND ITS MEDICAL ADVISERS, CONTRIBUTORS, CONSULTANTS, AND STAFF (COLLECTIVELY “LuminEarth.com“) DISCLAIM AND EXCLUDE ALL WARRANTIES WITH RESPECT TO ALL INFORMATION, SERVICES, AND PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

LuminEarth.com DOES NOT WARRANT THAT INFORMATION AND SERVICES CONTAINED IN THIS WEB SITE WILL SATISFY YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT IT IS WITHOUT DEFECT OR ERROR.

YOU ACKNOWLEDGE, BY YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, THAT YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK, THAT YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL RISK ASSOCIATED WITH ANY OF YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, INCLUDING RESPONSIBILITY FOR ALL COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALL NECESSARY SERVICING OR REPAIRS OF ANY EQUIPMENT YOU USE IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THIS WEB SITE.

Copyrights and Restrictions of Use

All the Content included on this web site, including all the text, graphics, photographs, graphs, sounds, data, images, audio and video clips available on this web site (“Content”), is the property of LuminEarth.com or its content suppliers and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws. The compilation, collection, selection, arrangement, assembly, and coordination of all Content available on this web site is the exclusive property of LuminEarth.com and protected by U.S. and international copyright laws.

All the Content available on this web site may only be used by you for your personal information. You may make copies of selected portions of the Content, provided that such copies are made only for your personal use and only if you maintain any proprietary notices contained in such Content. Any other use, including but not limited to, the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission, republication, display or performance of the Content for any other purposes is strictly prohibited.

Trademarks

LuminEarth.com, graphics, logos, and service names used on this web site by LuminEarth.com (“LuminEarth.com Trademarks”) are the trademarks of LuminEarth.com. LuminEarth.com trademarks may not be used in connection with any third-party products or services or in any manner that disparages or discredits LuminEarth.com. All other brands and names (including third-party product names) are the property of their respective owners.

Not the Practice of Medicine

The material available on this web site, without limitation, is provided for informational and educational purposes only and is not meant to take the place your doctor or other healthcare providers’ medical advice. We cannot examine you and/or give you medical advice. Only medical professionals who examine you can give you medical advice or diagnose your medical problem. We do not intend to create a physician-patient relationship. Your reliance on the information you get from LuminEarth.com is solely at your own risk. If you have a specific health problem, contact your physician. Also note that while LuminEarth.com frequently updates its content, medical information changes rapidly. Therefore, some information may be out of date.

Provider Specific Disclaimer

Individual contributors are available to try to answer your health questions. They cannot give site visitors medical advice, however, because they cannot examine the site visitors. Site visitors should see their medical doctor for diagnoses, referrals and other appropriate medical advice.

Links

LuminEarth.com has links to other web sites. By clicking on these links, you leave the LuminEarth.com web site and LuminEarth.com‘s privacy policies no longer apply. LuminEarth.com is not responsible for and does not endorse the privacy practices or the content of the web sites to which it is linked. Please contact the companies responsible for those linked web sites to find out their privacy policies.

The links are provided on LuminEarth.com are solely for informational purposes and as a convenience to you. LuminEarth.com‘s link to another web site does not constitute a referral or endorsement of any product or service. LuminEarth.com is not responsible for the content of the linked web site advertised or distributed through the linked web site.

No license is implied and none should be inferred to link to this site using any framing technology or to link to any page on this site other than the home page, and we reserve all of our rights under the law to insist that any link to this site be discontinued.

Limitation on Liability

AS PARTIAL CONSIDERATION FOR YOUR USE OF AND ACCESS TO THIS WEB SITE, YOU AGREE THAT: (I) IN NO EVENT WILL LuminEarth.com OR ANY OTHER PARTY INVOLVED IN CREATING, PRODUCING, OR DELIVERING THIS WEB SITE OR ANY SITE LINKED TO THIS WEB SITE, BE LIABLE TO YOU IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER FOR ANY DECISION MADE OR ACTION OR NON-ACTION TAKEN BY YOU IN RELIANCE UPON THE INFORMATION PROVIDED THROUGH THIS WEB SITE; AND LuminEarth.com SHALL NOT IN ANY CASE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, EVEN IF LuminEarth.com HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

If any provision of this Agreement is held to be illegal or unenforceable, then such section shall be eliminated or limited to the minimum extent necessary and the remainder (including any revised portion of the agreement) shall remain and have full force and effect.

Third-Party Posting

The information and opinions shown in any health forums, message boards, chat rooms, or other forums used on this site are not necessarily those of LuminEarth.com or its affiliated or related entities and LuminEarth.com makes no representations or warranties regarding such information or opinions. For such content, LuminEarth.com is a distributor and not a publisher. LuminEarth.com has no more editorial control over such content than does a public library or newsstand. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information expressed or made available by third parties are those of the respective authors or distributors of such content and not of LuminEarth.com or its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, or agents. There are no warranties made as to the completeness, accuracy, currency, or reliability of information published by LuminEarth.com

LuminEarth.com Message Board, Forum and Chat Room Rules and Policies

Considering the real-time nature of our message boards and chat rooms, it is impossible for us to review all of the messages or confirm the validity of information posted. Although we monitor the contents of our message boards and chat rooms, we are not responsible for any messages posted. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of LuminEarth.com.

Any user who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately at info@LuminEarth.com. We have the ability to remove objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. Under no circumstances shall LuminEarth.com be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages that result from use of, or the inability to use a message board. You specifically acknowledge and agree that LuminEarth.com shall not be liable to you for any defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct of any other user.

You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use our message boards or chat rooms to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person’s privacy, advocates any illegal or dangerous activity, or otherwise violates any law, or that contains any virus or other harmful component. You agree not to post any material that infringes upon or violates any party’s copyright, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights. With respect to copyright law, be advised that posting any third party’s copyrighted work on our boards may violate the owner’s copyright. You also may not include in any message that you post anywhere on LuminEarth.com any link to any site which violates any of the foregoing terms and conditions.

We reserve the right to delete any message for any or no reason whatsoever. You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless LuminEarth.com and its agents with respect to any claim based upon transmission of your message(s).

We also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or whatever information we know about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by you.

LuminEarth.com‘s message boards, forums and chat rooms may be used by participants solely for non-commercial purposes. You may not post any message for commercial purposes or any message that contains advertising. Please note that advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are inappropriate on our web site and posting of any chain letters, pyramid schemes, message board spamming or other repetitive postings may constitute a violation of our rights for which we reserve the right to take legal action.

Governing Law

In the event that any dispute, controversy, or claim arising out of or relating to LuminEarth.com or the relationship between the parties created by the web site shall be governed in all respects by, and construed in accordance with, applicable federal laws and the laws in the State of Tennessee, without regard to its rules governing choice of law and conflict of laws.

Forum Selection

All judicial proceedings to resolve a dispute, controversy, or claim arising out of or relating to LuminEarth.com shall take place in Nashville, Tennessee. The costs and expenses of all judicial proceedings, including the fees of the lawyers, shall be borne by the losing party or in such proportions as the court shall determine.

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Joyce Dierschke is a Reiki Master, writer, artist, traveler and outdoor enthusiast. She co-owns the successful website and business LuminEarth.com with Becki Baumgartner, offering information, inspiration and instruction in Reiki and energy healing, herbs, phenomena, spirituality, intuition and more. She holds a B.A. in Mass Media & Communication and worked in the television industry for 10 years. Through Luminearth.com, Joyce and Becki offer private Reiki Sessions and private Reiki Classes & Training as well as Group Reiki Classes and Training. An experienced hiker, camper and kayaker, Joyce understand the healing power of spending time in nature. She currently works for a large outdoor apparel and equipment retailer and teaches classes in navigation, hiking and camping. When she is not practicing or teaching Reiki or educating and outfitting people for outdoor recreation, Joyce spends time with her two lovable and active beagle-mix pups, Katie and George.

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