Terms and Conditions

1. General

  1. These Terms and Conditions apply to the webportal at
  2. Please read all of the Terms and Conditions carefully before using this webportal.
  3. When used in the Terms and Conditions, "KMO" means KMO Public Health Consulting Inc., and its officers, directors and employees.
  4. KMO reserves the right to modify or otherwise update the Terms and Conditions at any time without notice.
  5. You should review these Terms and Conditions on a regular basis for any changes.
  6. Your continued use of constitutes your acceptance of the Terms and Conditions as amended from time to time.

2. Copyright and Permissions


Copyright for this webportal is held by KMO. All rights reserved.

Copyright for the library materials found on this webportal is held by KMO or its licensors. Please consult individual material for relevant copyright information and notices. All survey questionnaires found on this webportal and any aggregated summary reports produced by KMO containing information collected on this webportal are also held by KMO.


Generally, you may reproduce or otherwise use materials found on this site only in accordance with Canadian copyright law. You are permitted to make one copy for your personal use, provided credit is given to the original source. In all instances you are required to seek permission from the copyright holder. It is your sole responsibility before you reproduce material to determine the copyright holder and to follow the appropriate process.


The name Chronic Disorders Network Core, in both English and in French and the logo are owned by KMO and protected under Canadian trademark laws. The use of these marks requires the express written permission from KMO, and any unauthorized use of these marks is strictly prohibited. Access to does not constitute a license or a right to use of KMO's trademarks, its subsidiaries or those owned by any other party.

3. Disclaimer

All content found on is provided for information and education purposes. The webportal provides information on a wide range of health and medical topics. The information is not intended to substitute for the advice of a physician. You should always consult your doctor for specific information on personal health matters, or other relevant professionals to ensure that your own circumstances are considered.

4. Limitation of Liability

KMO is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages howsoever caused and arising from your use of or from the purchase, licensing, use or performance of any products or services made available on this webportal. This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, delay in operation or transmission, communication line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, information on this webportal.

5. No Warranty

While KMO makes every effort to keep the content on current, no representations, warranties or conditions are given (either express or implied) that the site will be error-free or completely accurate at all times. The information, goods and services available on this webportal are provided "as is." KMO expressly disclaims any warranties of any kind, whether expressed or implied, including but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, that your use will be uninterrupted, secure or error-free. At any time and without notice, KMO may correct errors or inaccuracies and change or update the content of the webportal, as well as the goods and services made available on KMO is not responsible in any manner for direct, indirect, special or consequential damages howsoever caused arising out of the use of this webportal, of any software that may be available for download or the purchase or license of any goods or services on

6. Privacy

Please read our Privacy Statement carefully so that you will understand how your personal information will be treated as you make use of By using you agree to the terms of the Privacy Statement. Click here for the Privacy Statement.

7. Links

Links to other sites

This webportal may contain links to other websites. Any such other websites are independent from and KMO has no control over the contents or operation of other websites, and as such makes no representation or warranty. When leaving the> site you may be subject to legal terms and conditions and privacy policies of that other website. The provision of a link to other websites is for convenience and does not constitute an endorsement by KMO.

Links to

KMO encourages links to; however, KMO reserves the right to prohibit or refuse to accept any link to another website and you agree to remove any link you may have to upon the request of KMO. You may link to the main page or individual pages on the webportal provided you respect the following:

  1. Do not create links that may lead others to think that KMO content is your own, or that KMO is endorsing your site when such is not the case. For example, do not frame any part of within your site. All links must bring up in a separate full window.
  2. Notify KMO via if you are adding a link, and indicate to which web pages.
  3. If you want to copy content, please read the Copyright and Permissions section of these Terms and Conditions. Make sure that you read all disclaimer notices associated with the content before sending your viewers to
  4. You may not use the KMO name, logo or other KMO trademarks without prior written agreement from KMO. Please read the Trademarks section of these Terms and Conditions. If you are in doubt about the inclusion of a link from your site to, please contact KMO via email at for assistance.

8. Jurisdiction

The laws of the Province of British Columbia and of Canada apply without regard to conflict of law principles.