Contact Information. This is the Web site of Shine: A Light on Fertility, Inc. (Shine), http://shinefertility.org/shine/ (the Website).

Our postal address is:

Shine: A Light on Fertility, Inc.
2235 West Homer Street
Chicago, IL 60647

You can contact us via email at info@shinefertility.org.

Shine provides this notice to explain our online information practices. By visiting the Shine website at http://shinefertility.org/shine/, you are accepting the practices described in this notice.

Privacy Policy Statement. Shine is committed to protecting the privacy of its users. Information gathered by Shine is used to monitor the effectiveness of our site, personalize your Internet experience, and respond to your questions and requests. Shine uses firewalls and has security measures in place to protect against the loss, misuse, or alteration of information that Shine has collected from you at our Website.

Medical Information. Shine is proud to be a source of information about fertility and family building options. Shine strives to provide educational and general information on the express condition that you agree to be bound by the terms in this Notice. Although our articles, events, and online comments are based on professional advice, published experience and expert opinion, such information does not represent therapeutic recommendation or prescription and is not meant to be a substitute for advice provided by a doctor or other qualified health care professional. You understand Shine’s website is not constantly monitored and if you are in need of immediate medical attention you should call 9-1-1 without delay. You should not use the information contained herein for diagnosing a health or fitness problem or disease. You should always consult with a doctor or other health care professional for medical advice or information about diagnosis and treatment.

Liability Information. You agree that you will hold harmless Shine and its officers, directors, employees, and volunteers from all claims arising out of or related to your access or use of, or your inability to access or use, this Website or the information contained in this Website or other websites to which it is linked. This includes, but is not limited to, information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or another website to which it is linked that appear to you or are construed by you to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon your intellectual property rights. In no event will Shine or the contributors of information to this Website be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you in reliance on such information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Monitoring and Termination of Users. You acknowledge and agree that Shine may monitor user activities and information and your conduct on the Website and, in our sole discretion, terminate a user account, access and/or remove content for any reason.

User Interactions. Shine are not responsible for any disputes or disagreements between you and any user you interact with using the Website. You assume all risk associated with dealing with other users, including advice, medical or otherwise, that other users may share with you. You agree to resolve disputes directly with the other user. You release the Shine of all claims, demands, and damages arising from disputes among users of the Website. You also agree not to involve Shine in such disputes.

Changes to the Terms of Use. Shine reserve the right to change this Terms of Use Notice by posting new terms on the Website. All such changes will be effective immediately upon posting. Your use of the Website will constitute your binding acceptance of these Terms of Use, as amended from time to time.