This agreement applies to all
Healthy Back Institute ("HBI") materials (whether enclosed or on HBI's
website) and HBI services (jointly referred to as the "System"). By opening
this package or using the System, you are agreeing to be bound by the terms
of this agreement. If you do not agree to the terms of this agreement, you
may return this package unopened for a full refund.
Who we are:
HBI is a publisher of information for educational purposes only. HBI is
not a licensed medical or health care provider and does not
employ licensed medical physicians, nurses, dieticians, nutritionists or
other medical or health care service providers.
HBI is not affiliated with any medical or other health care institution.
Lose the Back Pain System:
HBI publishes materials under the title "Lose the Back Pain" which includes
a video, a reference manual, and a personal support service. These three
components make up the "System" and all components are offered subject to
this disclaimer. Neither the System nor the
System materials or content have been approved by the Food and Drug
Administration, the Federal Trade Commission or any other government
agency. You understand that the System support services are not
designed or intended to offer emergency medical care or response services.
What we do and don't do:
HBI’s System offers general
information about maintaining a healthy body and particularly the types of
exercises which are commonly believed to support a healthy back. However,
each person is unique and the information included in the System may not be
appropriate for your specific health or back situation. HBI does not give
medical advice or opinions on medical conditions, treatments or cures; and
you should not rely upon anything in the System or System materials as a
preventive, cure or treatment for any purposes. Any information in
the System or System materials that appears in the form of an opinion,
recommendation, preventive, cure or treatment should NOT be taken as medical
or other advice even if it may appear to you as such. HBI strongly
recommends that you check with a licensed physician who is familiar with the
details of your particular situation before you begin using the System or
the System materials.
Content, Currency and Results:
The System and System materials are published as of a certain date and may
become out of date after a period of time. HBI recommends that you always
check with HBI for new editions or versions of any printed System materials
you have had but not used for a while to be sure you have the most current
System materials. HBI PROVIDES THE SYSTEM AND SYSTEM MATERIALS "AS IS"
WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED,
INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE,
NON-INFRINGEMENT, OR RESULTS.
Each person's results will be unique and you may not achieve the results of
others. results may and do vary. HBI MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE
ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF THE SYSTEM OR SYSTEM
MATERIALS OR SERVICES, WEBSITE, TEXT, ILLUSTRATIONS OR GRAPHICS. HBI DOES
NOT WARRANT THAT ITS SYSTEM WEBSITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR THAT ITS
SYSTEM WEBSITE AND ITS SERVER ARE FREE OF COMPUTER VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL
MECHANISMS. IF YOUR USE OF THE SYSTEM WEBSITE OR SYSTEM MATERIALS RESULTS
IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING OR REPLACING EQUIPMENT OR DATA, HBI IS NOT
RESPONSIBLE FOR THOSE COSTS.
Your health is your responsibility. Your use of the System is your choice
and will be at your own risk. The System and System materials are not
intended to offer you all information about maintaining a healthy body and
back. There are many options and alternative courses of action that may be
equally or more beneficial to you. Depending upon your specific health
situation, the System and System materials may be detrimental to your
health. Exploring all of the options and alternatives is your
The System and System
materials include illustrations and demonstrations of how to perform certain
exercises that may involve household items such as chairs, doors, and that
may also include the use of elastic bands, balls, mats and other equipment
or items. You are responsible for the condition and your use of all these
materials should you decide to incorporate them into a routine of your
Although HBI recommends
certain equipment and other items for your use, HBI cannot guarantee that
they are suitable for your specific situation. Your selection and use of
any equipment will be your sole responsibility.
Descriptions of, or references to,
products or publications does not imply endorsement of that product or
publication. The content of all advertisements appearing in the System
materials is the sole responsibility of the company placing the ad. HBI
does not endorse either the accuracy or reliability of the content of the
advertisements, or of any products connected therewith.
Limitation of Liability:
HBI and its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies and their respective
directors, officers, employees, advisors, agents, licensors, and other
contributors will not be liable for any injury, harm or death you or others
may suffer as a result of the use or attempted use of the System or any
materials in the System, whether or not such use is in accordance with all
System instructions or other directions. HBI will not be liable for any
indirect, consequential, special, incidental or punitive damages related to
the System or System materials or any errors or omissions related thereto.
HBI maximum liability for any claim based upon the System or System
materials is limited to the retail price of the System as of the date of
publication of the version or edition. Because some states do not allow the
exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental
damages, the above limitation may not apply to you.