Updated 25 March 2022
MyopiaFocus provides information for parents on myopia and myopia management options.
The information provided by MyopiaFocus (“we,” “us” or “our”) on myopiafocus.org (the “Site”) is for general informational purposes only. All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, reliability, availability or completeness of any information on the Site.
Under no circumstance shall we have any liability to you for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of the site or reliance on any information provided on the site. Your use of the site and your reliance on any information on the is solely at your own risk.
Myopia management is a fast-growing discipline and research is being undertaken continuously. As a parent-focused portal, the expert team at MyopiaFocus are also digesting the latest findings and presenting them in a more easily digestible manner. It is therefore important to note that some of our articles and information and more general and provide a simplified view. However, where possible, we endeavour to link to the data and primary research.
If you have any concerns about the health of your children’s eyes, or their general health after reading content on this website, please speak to your ECP. For tailored advice and management of myopia you should always speak to an expert, qualified eye care professional (ECP) who can carry out necessary tests and advise you appropriately.
1. No advice
a. MyopiaFocus is an information portal for Myopia
2. Optical and Medical Information
a. The medical information found on this website is not advice and should not be treated as such.
b. No warranties
i. The medical information on our website is provided without any representations or warranties, express or implied.
c. Without limiting the scope of Section 3.1, we do not warrant or represent that the medical information on this website:
i. will be constantly available, or available at all; or
ii. is true, accurate, complete, current or non-misleading.
3. Medical assistance
a. You must not rely on the information on our website as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or other professional healthcare providers.
b. If you have any specific questions about any medical matter, you should consult your doctor or other professional healthcare providers.
4. If you think you may be suffering from any medical condition, you should seek immediate medical attention.
a. You should never delay seeking medical advice, disregard medical advice or discontinue medical treatment because of information on our website.
5. Interactive features
a. Our website includes interactive features that allow users to communicate with us.
b. You acknowledge that, because of the limited nature of communication through our website’s interactive features, any assistance you may receive using any such features is likely to be incomplete and may even be misleading.
c. Any assistance you may receive using any of our website’s interactive features does not constitute specific advice and accordingly should not be relied upon without further independent confirmation.
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We do not warrant, endorse, guarantee, or assume responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of any information offered by third-party websites linked through the site or any website or feature linked in any banner or other advertising. We will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of products or services.
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PROFESSIONAL DISCLAIMER FOR WEBSITE
This site does not contain medical/fitness/health/other advice. The medical/fitness/health/ other information is provided for general informational and educational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional advice.
Accordingly, before taking any actions based upon such information, we encourage you to consult with the appropriate professionals. We do not provide any kind of medical/fitness/health/other advice. The use or reliance of any information contained on this site is solely at your own risk.