Calgary Neuropathy Association Disclaimer & Privacy Statements

The Calgary Neuropathy Association (CNA) website is intended to provide general educational information, support and research.

This site is not an attempt to practise medicine or provide specific medical advice and should not be used to make a diagnosis or to replace or question a health care provider’s judgement.  Users of this site should not rely solely upon the CNA website if they need emergency medical treatment.  Users are encouraged to contact their health care professional for answers to personal medical questions, problems or concerns.

The user of this site assumes full responsibility for using the information contained on this site and fully agrees that the CNA is not responsible or liable for any claim, loss or damage resulting from its use by the user.  While information on this site is kept as accurate as possible, the CNA disclaims any warranty concerning accuracy, completeness or timeliness.  The CNA cannot guarantee that access to the site will be error or virus free, although every effort has been made to ensure that the site is secure.

The CNA provides access to other websites on their Links page for the convenience of the user.  The CNA is not responsible for the availability, accuracy or content of these external sites.  It should be noted that the CNA does not endorse any company or organization listed on their Links page.

The material presented on the CNA website is protected by copyright law, unless otherwise stated.  Users of this site may print or download information for personal or non-commercial use ONLY, provided the user identifies the source of the material and includes a statement that the material is protected by copyright law.  Reprinting or reproducing any document in whole or in part is prohibited without prior consent from the copyright owner.  Materials downloaded from the CNA website cannot be sold, reproduced or redistributed without the prior permission of the CNA.

By choosing to use the CNA website, the user acknowledges and agrees to the terms of this Disclaimer & Privacy Statement which the user is encouraged to read.

Privacy & Security:

The CNA was founded to assist those who experience chronic symptoms due to any form of neuropathic pain.  The website was created and designed to provide information and support to an individual who suffers from any form of neuropathic pain.  It should be noted that the CNA does not diagnose or prescribe treatment for neuropathic pain or render medical advice or professional services to you, the user.  The user should understand that the material contained within this website is not intended to substitute the opinion of a health care professional.

The user is encouraged to consult a medically trained professional with questions and concerns regarding any medical condition the user may have.  The user should understand and agree that they should seek professional medical advice and should not delay in seeking treatment based on the information contained on this website.

Living with chronic pain may cause  feelings of anger, helplessness or depression.  If you, the user are experiencing these feelings, it would be advisable to contact the following:

  • Call 911
  • Go to the nearest hospital emergency department
  • Call your health care professional

The CNA does not endorse or recommend any specific treatment, procedure or product.

The user should be advised that every situation is unique and requires individual attention.  The CNA website is provided to assist with explaining Neuropathy.  Patient related enquiries about Neuropathy should be directed to the user’s health care provider.

Please note: Health care providers using this site should rely on their training, education and experience and not rely solely on the information contained within this site as the sole source of information.

Should the user decide to access a website linked to the CNA site, the user should recognize that the CNA has no control over the contents of that particular website.   Accordingly, the CNA assumes no responsibility or liability for any other sites’ content, accuracy or compliance with any applicable laws and no warranties, guaranties or representations are made by the CNA concerning any linked sites.