Terms & Policies


Terms of Use

Roots Community Health Center websites offer complimentary information as an interactive community service at no charge to users of the World Wide Web, with the express condition that the use of this Roots Community Health Center website implies your acceptance of all terms and conditions. Roots Community Health Center reserves the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time, without notice.


Medical Disclaimer

The content of this website is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended as, nor should it be considered a substitute for, professional medical advice. Do not use the information on this website for diagnosing or treating any medical or health condition. If you have or suspect you have a medical problem, promptly contact your professional healthcare provider.


Disclaimer of Warranty

Roots Community Health Center makes no warranties of any kind regarding, but not limited to, the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or reliability of this website’s content. Some information herein may cite the use of a product in a dosage, for an indication, or in a manner other than that recommended in the product labeling. Accordingly, any product’s official prescribing information should be consulted before any such product is used.


Limitation of Liability

You agree to hold harmless Roots Community Health Center, its affiliates and their officers, directors, employees and volunteers from all claims relating to this website and any website to which it is linked.


Third Party Sites

Roots Community Health Center has provided links to Internet sites maintained by third parties, over which Roots Community Health Center has no control. Roots Community Health Center and its service providers do not endorse the content, operators, products or services of such sites, and is not responsible or liable for the services or other materials on or available from such sites. Roots Community Health Center shall not be liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, or products or services available on or through such sites.

Usage of Content


If you have a genuine need to copy some of these materials, please write and kindly await an answer. The materials on this website are copyrighted and are used by permission. We do not grant permission to copy any materials on this site and put them on another site. We do, however, welcome you to place a link from your site to this site.
All rights reserved. Compliance with copyright restrictions requires that no part of this web site may be reproduced in any form or by any means without the publisher’s or author’s prior written permission, except for brief quotations in critical reviews or articles.
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Linking Information

Roots Community Health Center encourages and permits text links to content on any Roots Community Health Center website, provided: (a) the purpose of the link must not be to damage the reputation of Roots Community Health Center and its service providers, (b) the appearance of the link must not create a false appearance that any entity other than Roots Community Health Center is associated with any Roots Community Health Center hospital or business entity, (b) when activated, the link must open in full-screen, and not as a framed “pop-up” on the linked website; and (d) Roots Community Health Center reserves the right to revoke consent to any link and any time at its sole discretion by amending this User Agreement.