The Red Sox Foundation and Massachusetts General Hospital website is intended to provide general educational information. It does not render medical advice or professional services. The information provided here should not be used for the purposes of diagnosing or treating a medical or psychiatric illness. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional care. If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, you should consult your health care provider.
This website has been established and maintained through a joint initiative of the Red Sox Foundation (“RSF”) and Massachusetts General Hospital (“MGH”).
This agreement can be modified by RSF/MGH at any time and any such modification will be effective immediately upon posting. By accessing and using this website, you assent to these terms and conditions.
If you think you have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Do not rely on electronic communications or communication through this website for immediate, urgent medical needs. This website is not designed to facilitate medical emergencies.
This website does not provide medical advice.
Some information on the site is written by health care providers affiliated with Mass General and its affiliates, and some content is provided by outside sources.
The content of this website, such as graphics, images, text and all other materials, is provided for reference and educational purposes only. The content is not meant to be complete or exhaustive or to be applicable to any specific individual's medical condition.
Neither RSF nor MGH assume any duty to correct or update the website nor to resolve or clarify any inconsistent information that might be a part of the website.
This website is not an attempt to practice medicine or provide specific medical advice, and it should not be used to make a diagnosis or to replace or overrule a qualified health care provider's judgment. Users should not rely up this website for emergency medical treatment. The content on this website is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always consult with a qualified and licensed physician or other medical care provider, and follow their advice without delay regardless of anything read on this website.
Use of programs on the RSF/MGH website does not establish a doctor–patient relationship.
Although we try to keep the information on the site as accurate as possible, RSF and MGH disclaim any warranty concerning its accuracy, timeliness and completeness of content, and any other warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. RSF and MGH also reserve the right to temporarily or permanently discontinue this website, any page or any functionality at any time and without any notice.
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We will review this disclaimer frequently and reserve the right to revise it periodically. If we make changes to this policy, we will post the updated policy here.