All users of this website and the programs of Health by Emily and https://healthbyemily.com understand that the role of the Health Coach is not to prescribe or assess micro- and/or 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 user 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 user is under the care of a health care professional or currently uses prescription medications, the user 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 user 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 user acknowledges that the user takes full responsibility for the user’s life and well-being, as well as the lives and well-being of the user’s family and children (where applicable), and all decisions made during and after this program.
The user expressly assumes the risks of any programs, including the risks of trying new foods or supplements, and the risks inherent in making lifestyle changes. The user 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 user ever had, now has or will have in the future against the coach, arising from the user’s past or future participation in, or otherwise with respect to, the programs, unless arising from the gross negligence of the coach.