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NAFC's website material is based on professional advice, published experience and research, and expert opinion, but not does not represent individual therapeutic recommendations or prescription. For specific medical advice, consult your personal physician or other knowledgeable healthcare provider. NAFC does not endorse any products and services of third parties through this website, NAFC publications, or otherwise.
NAFC adheres to a framework for the application of ethics in its relationship with for-profit and other commercial entities, including but not limited to purchases, advertising, sponsorships, health message promotions, licensing, certification, strategic alliances, and cause marketing.
The NAFC website is free of paid advertisements.
While specific sections of the NAFC site are sponsored by commercial entities and are recognized as such by the display of the sponsor's logo and website link, the NAFC website is free of paid advertisements.
The materials contained herein include information, facts and the opinions and recommendations of various individuals and organizations regarding medical studies and resources, governmental regulations, statutes and practices, and potential changes to same. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary stated or implied in any of the materials available herein, NAFC and its agents, affiliates, employees, and contractors cannot and do not make any representation, warranty, endorsement, or guarantee, express or implied, regarding (i) the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of any such information, facts, or opinions or (ii) the merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose thereof, nor shall any of such materials be deemed the giving of medical or legal advice by NAFC, its agents, affiliates, employees, or contractors. All users should consult their own medical or legal advisors, applicable regulatory entities, and other sources of medical or legal information and advice for any opinions or recommendations with respect to their own situation.
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NAFC intends to comply with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. Please direct any notices of claimed copyright infringement to the address or telephone number below:
Steven G. Gregg, Ph.D.
National Association For Continence
PO Box 1019 Charleston, SC 29402 USA