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I am not a doctor or registered dietician, and I do not play one on the internet.
All forms of exercise pose some inherent risks. By accessing, visiting, browsing, using, or attempting to interact with any part of this website or services, you understand that there exists the remote possibility of adverse changes occurring during exercise, including (but not limited to), abnormal blood pressure, dizziness, fainting, disorders of heart rhythm, and very rare instances of heart attack, stroke, or even death. Because of increased risk, you must have a complete physical examination prior to any activity if you are over 40 years old, overweight, sedentary, have high cholesterol, high blood pressure, or diabetes, or if an immediate family member has been diagnosed with heart disease.
If you are experiencing an acute or chronic medically diagnosed condition, you must maintain treatment as prescribed by your physician. In the case of medical diagnoses, it is vital to work in concert with your physician to determine the best course of action.
Full medical clearance from a licensed physician should be obtained before beginning or modifying any diet, exercise, or lifestyle program. The content provided through Health Coach Carter’s services is designed for healthy individuals 18 years and older. It is not intended to serve as a substitute for any exercise routine, treatment, or dietary regimen that may have been prescribed by your physician.
Please be aware of your limits when it comes to fitness, and respect them. Make sure your equipment is well maintained. Do not perform exercises that are beyond your ability level, or without proper instruction from a professional. If you start to feel abnormal pain, dizziness, shortness of breath, chest pain, or fatigue while exercising, stop what you are doing, and consult a medical professional immediately.
HEALTH COACHING DISCLAIMER
The Client understands that the role of the Health Coach is not to prescribe or assess micro-and macronutrient levels; provide health care, medical or nutrition therapy services; or to diagnose, treat or cure any disease, condition, or other physical or mental ailment of the human body. Rather, the Coach is a mentor and guide who has been trained in holistic health coaching to help clients reach their own health goals by helping clients devise and implement positive, sustainable lifestyle changes.
The Client understands that the Coach is not acting in the capacity of a doctor, licensed dietician-nutritionist, psychologist, or other licensed or registered professional, and that any advice given by the Coach is not meant to take the place of advice by these professionals. If the Client is under the care of a healthcare professional or currently uses prescription medications, the Client should discuss any dietary changes or potential dietary supplements use with his or her doctor, and should not discontinue any prescription medications without first consulting his or her doctor.
The Client has chosen to work with the Coach and understands that the information received should not be seen as medical or nursing advice and is not meant to take the place of seeing licensed health professionals.
PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RELEASE OF HEALTH CARE RELATED CLAIMS
The Client acknowledges that the Client takes full responsibility for the Client’s life and well-being, as well as the lives and well-being of the Client’s family and children (where applicable), and all decisions made during and after this program.
The Client expressly assumes the risks of the Program, including the risks of trying new foods or supplements, and the risks inherent in making lifestyle changes. The Client releases the Coach from any and all liability, damages, causes of action, allegations, suits, sums of money, claims and demands whatsoever, in law or equity, which the Client ever had, now has or will have in the future against the Coach, arising from the Client’s past or future participation in, or otherwise with respect to, the Program, unless arising from the gross negligence of the Coach.