Frequently Asked Questions

I feel unsafe, threatened, or uncomfortable with a post and/or comment. What should I do?

If you feel unsafe, threatened, or uncomfortable, you can report posts or comments and the administrators will look at the post or comment and we will decide how to proceed. Please alert us if you do not feel comfortable.

What do I do if the report button is not working?

If your browser is not loading the report form properly, please send an email to spokenmed@gmail.com with the subject line "report" and with the offending post title and post user in the email body.

Disclaimer

Email and Form Security

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Information

All health and health-related information within the SpokenMed site is not intended to replace the services of a physician or health care professional, nor does it constitute a doctor-patient relationship. The information is provided only as a convenience. Each individual's treatment and results may vary based upon circumstances, situation, and a health care provider's medical judgment after discussion and evaluation of the patient's specific situation, goals, risks, and benefits. Statements made by any persons within this site are not intended to substitute for this discussion or evaluation or provide any guarantee as to outcomes. Whether to accept any treatment should be assessed by the patient as to the risks and benefits only after consultation with a health care professional. Some pages within the SpokenMed site are linked to websites maintained and operated by third parties external to SpokenMed. SpokenMed does not review, control, or take responsibility for the content of these web sites. Links on the SpokenMed website to websites managed by third parties are provided solely as a convenience to you, and the presence of such a link does not imply an endorsement or approval of content on the third-party site. SpokenMed intends to keep our websites updated and correct, and when notified will update incorrect information as quickly as possible, however, the sites and their content are provided on an "as is" basis without warranties of any kind.

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Use of the SpokenMed website constitutes acknowledgement and acceptance of all of these limitations and disclaimers. SpokenMed can choose to change these terms and conditions at any time.