Terms of Service 2017-09-18T20:13:36+00:00


Access to and use of ChronicPainCenter.com (“ChronicPainCenter.com” and “ChronicPainCentre.com”) is provided by New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) subject to the following terms of use:

By using ChronicPainCenter.com you agree to be legally bound by these terms, which shall take effect immediately on your first use of ChronicPainCenter.com. If you do not agree to be legally bound by all the following terms please do not access and/or use ChronicPainCenter.com.

New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) may change these terms at any time by posting changes online. Please review these terms regularly to ensure you are aware of any changes made by New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”). Your continued use of ChronicPainCenter.com after changes are posted means you agree to be legally bound by these terms as updated and/or amended.

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Material may not be copied, reproduced, republished, downloaded, posted, broadcast or transmitted in any way except for your own personal non-commercial home use. Any other use requires the prior written permission of New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”). You agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any of the material contained in this site or use it for any other purpose other than for your personal non-commercial use.

You agree to use this site only for lawful purposes, and in a manner which does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of this site by any third party. Such restriction or inhibition includes, without limitation, conduct which is unlawful, or which may harass or cause distress or inconvenience to any person and the transmission of obscene or offensive content or disruption of normal flow of dialogue within this site.

This site and program is for informational, educational and training purposes only. The information contained herein does not constitute the rendering of healthcare advice or the provision of treatment or treatment recommendations.

Browsing this site does not establish a professional health care relationship with Chronic Pain Center, Michael Irving, Ph.D. or any member of the Chronic Pain Center staff. Any healthcare or healthcare related decision should be made in consultation with your qualified healthcare provider. The information contained on this website and program has not been evaluated by the FDA. This information is not intended to treat or diagnose.

The content of Chronic Pain Center’s website and programs and services is for information, educational and training purposes only, not advice or guarantee of outcome. Information is gathered and shared from reputable sources; however, Chronic Pain Center is not responsible for errors or omissions in reporting or explanation. You are encouraged to seek examination, diagnosis, and treatment from a licensed doctor or healthcare provider. No individual should use the information, resources or tools contained within to self-diagnosis or self-treat any health-related condition.

Chronic Pain Center gives no assurance or warranty regarding the accuracy, timeliness or applicability or the content Chronic Pain Center accepts no liability for errors, inaccuracies, omissions, or misleading statements. Chronic Pain Center excludes liability for any losses, demands, claims or damages of any kind regarding information, content, or services at this website. The information may be updated at any time, especially as medical discoveries and research evolves regarding the spine and its conditions.

At no time does Michael Irving, Ph.D. or Chronic Pain Center take any responsibility for any action taken or care chosen in reliance on information contained in this website. The testimonials presented apply only to the individuals depicted, cannot be guaranteed, and should not be considered typical.

Michael Irving, Ph.D., at times referred to as Dr. Michael Irving, is not a medical doctor, naturopathic doctor, chiropractic doctor, psychiatrist, psychologist, social worker, registered dietitian or licensed nutritionist.

The information provided by Chronic Pain Center and its website www.ChronicPainCenter.com or its programs and services is for informational educational and training purposes only and is not professional medical advice, diagnosis, treatment or care, nor is it intended to be a substitute therefor. The information provided in or through our Website, Programs, Products and Services is not intended to take the place of the medical advice, diagnosis or treatment that can be provided by your own Medical Provider (including doctor/physician, nurse, physician’s assistant, or any other health professional), Mental Health Provider (including psychiatrist, psychologist or social worker), registered dietitian or licensed nutritionist, or member of the clergy.  We are not attempting to medically diagnose, treat, prevent or cure in any manner whatsoever any physical ailment, or any mental or emotional issue, disease or condition.

You should not use the information on this website for diagnosing or treating a health problem or disease, or prescribing any medication or other treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider properly licensed to practice medicine or general health care in your jurisdiction concerning any questions you may have regarding any information obtained from this website and any medical condition you believe may be relevant to you or to someone else. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on, or received from www.CronicPainCenter.com. Always consult with your physician or other qualified health care provider before embarking on a new treatment, diet or fitness program. Information obtained on the website or received from Chronic Pain Center or its programs and services is not intended to provide medical diagnosis or treatment to any diseases, ailments or medical conditions.

Do not use the website or programs or services for medical emergencies. If you have a medical emergency, call a physician, qualified health care provider or 911 immediately. Under no circumstances should you attempt self-treatment based on anything you have seen or read on the website.

We aim to accurately represent the information provided by or through our Website, Programs, Products and Services. You are acknowledging that you are participating voluntarily in using our Website, Programs, Products and Services, and you alone are solely and personally responsible for your choices, actions and results. You acknowledge that you take full responsibility for your health, life and well-being, as well as the health, lives and well-being of your family and children (where applicable), for all decisions now and in the future.

Our role is to support and assist you in reaching your own health and lifestyle goals, but your success depends primarily on your own effort, motivation, commitment and follow-through. We cannot and do not guarantee that you will attain a particular result, and you accept and understand that results differ for each individual. Each individual’s health and wellness success depends on his or her unique background, dedication, desire, motivation and actions. As with any healthy lifestyle or fitness-related program, product or service, your results may vary, and will be based on many variables, including, but not limited to, your physical body, body chemistry, daily demands, energy expenditure, stage of life, individual capacity, life experience, unique health and genetic profile, starting point, range of motion, expertise, and level of commitment.

Reference within this site to any specific commercial or non-commercial product, process or service by trade name or trademark, manufacturer or otherwise does not constitute or imply an endorsement or recommendation.

Animations and graphics are for informational and demonstration purposes only. They represent goals of care. They are not a guarantee of results. They are not conclusive for an individual’s specific expectations.

Links to other websites are simply for your convenience. Links chosen by you to view are at your own risk. Chronic Pain Center and Michael Irving, Ph.D. take no liability for any linked sites or their content which may change without notice. Any link to any other website does not imply Chronic Pain Center endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, safety, reliability, or quality or the materials. Be sure to study the privacy policies and other information about what, how and why a website may collect and use the information you provide.

We will not be held responsible or liable in any way for the information, products or materials that you request or receive through or on our Website, Programs, Products and Services. You agree to release all claims such that in no event will we be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable or consequential damages for any use of or reliance on this Website, Programs, Products and Services, or on those affiliated with us in any way; including, without limitation, for accidents, delays, injuries, harm, loss, damage, death, lost profits, personal or business interruptions, misapplication of information, physical or mental disease, condition or issue, or otherwise, even if we are expressly advised of the possibility of such damages or difficulties.

We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this website or the information, content, materials, programs, products or services included on the website. To the full extent permissible by applicable law, we disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability and service for a particular purpose. We will not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from the use of this website or our programs, products and services.

This site and the information, names, images, pictures, logos and icons regarding or relating to New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”), its products and services (or to third party products and services), is provided “AS IS” and on an “IS AVAILABLE” basis without any representations or any kind of warranty made (whether express or implied by law) to the extent permitted by law, including the implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security and accuracy.

Under no circumstances will New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): (a) loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of ChronicPainCenter.com regardless of the form of action.

New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) does not warrant that functions contained in the ChronicPainCenter.com content will be uninterrupted or error free, that defects will be corrected, or that ChronicPainCenter.com or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or bugs.

ChronicPainCenter.com has provided links to other websites. If you use these links, you will leave this site. We may not have reviewed any or all of these websites and we do not control and are not responsible for any of them or their content. We do not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information or product or materials you may find there. If you decide to access any site linked to ChronicPainCenter.com, you do so entirely at your own risk.

The names, images and logos identifying New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) or ChronicPainCenter.com or third parties and their products and services are subject to copyright, design rights and trademarks of the Michael C. Irving, Ph.D. and/or third parties. Nothing contained in these terms shall be construed as conferring by implication, estoppel or otherwise any license or right to use any trademark, patent, design right or copyright of Irving Wellness (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”), or any other third party.

You agree to use ChronicPainCenter.com Message Boards (if any) in accordance with the following Rules.

It is a condition of your use of the Message Boards and ChronicPainCenter.com that you do not: a) restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Message Boards. b) post on ChronicPainCenter.com or transmit to ChronicPainCenter.com any material which may be unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, slanderous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane or indecent, including any material constituting or encouraging conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any local, provincial, federal or international law. c) post on ChronicPainCenter.com or transmit to ChronicPainCenter.com any material which violates or infringes in the rights of others, including rights of privacy or publicity or material which is protected by copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights, without first obtaining permission from the owner or right holder. d) post on ChronicPainCenter.com or transmit to ChronicPainCenter.com any material which contains a virus or other harmful component. e) post on ChronicPainCenter.com or transmit to ChronicPainCenter.com any material for commercial purposes or which contains advertising.

You understand that New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) has no obligation to monitor the Message Boards. However, New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove from the website any information or materials, in whole or in part, that in New Leaf Chronic Pain Center  (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) sole discretion are objectionable or in any way violate these terms and conditions.

If you fail to abide by these Rules when taking part in a ChronicPainCenter.com Message Board service, you will be sent an e-mail which informs you why your contribution has been failed or edited. This e-mail will also include a warning that continuing to break the rules may result in action being taken against your account or accounts.

This action may include your relevant account or accounts being placed into pre-moderation or a temporary or permanent suspension of your ability to participate in any or all of ChronicPainCenter.com website areas.

If you post or send offensive or inappropriate content anywhere on or to ChronicPainCenter.com website or otherwise engage in any disruptive behaviour on ChronicPainCenter.com, and New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) considers such behaviour to be serious and/or repeated, New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) may use whatever information that is available to it about you to stop any further such infringements. This may include informing relevant third parties such as your employer, school or email provider about the infringement/s.

New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) reserves the right to delete any contribution, or take action against any account, at any time, for any reason.

Where you must complete a registration process in connection with ChronicPainCenter.com you must provide to New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) current, complete and accurate information about yourself as prompted. If you need to change any of your personal details including for example, your credit or debit card details, you may amend such information by clicking on My Account. We will process your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. You are solely responsible for all use of and for protecting the confidentiality of any username, email verification and password used by you in connection with ChronicPainCenter.com. You may not share these with or transfer them to any third parties. You must notify New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”) immediately of any unauthorised use of them or any other breach of security regarding ChronicPainCenter.com that comes to your attention.

Michael C. Irving, Ph.D. uses Canada Post, first class postage prepaid service to deliver all products. The delivery times may vary depending on your purchase date, your delivery address and any circumstances that may impact the Canada Postal Service.

This agreement is effective until terminated by New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”), at any time without notice. Any termination shall not give rise to any liability of New Leaf Chronic Pain Center (“Michael C. Irving, Ph.D.”).

If there is any conflict between these terms and specific terms appearing elsewhere on ChronicPainCenter.com then the latter shall prevail.

If any of these terms are determined to be illegal, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by reason of the laws of any state or country in which these terms are intended to be effective, then to the extent and within the jurisdiction in which that term is illegal, invalid or unenforceable, it shall be severed and deleted from these terms and the remaining terms shall survive, remain in full force and effect and continue to be binding and enforceable.

These terms shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of Ontario and Canada.

By using our Website, Programs, Products and Services you implicitly signify your agreement to all parts of the above Disclaimer.