Terms of Use

Welcome to rootfunctionalmedicine.com, the site of Root Functional Medicine, PLC. (the “Root” or “we”).

Certain Definitions. In these Terms of Use:

  • The term “Service” means any service or activity that you Use (as defined below) on or through the Root Site.
  • The term “Supplement” means a vitamin or other bottled or packaged healthcare product.
  • The term “Use” means to access, read, buy, experience, participate in, or make arrangements for.

General: On the Root Site, among other things, you can find out how to arrange for a clinical visit/medical consultation at Root, link to Online Food planning sites and blogs and other external information sites, and buy Supplements. Some of these Services are offered through our storefront at fullscript.com. In each case, when you click on a link for one of those services, you will be redirected to one of those sites.

Disclaimer: Information on this website is provided for information purposes only, and is not intended as a substitute for the advice provided by your physician or other healthcare professional. No information offered here should be interpreted as a diagnosis of any disease, nor an attempt to treat or prevent or cure any disease or condition. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, promptly contact your healthcare provider. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking medical care because of something you have read on this website. Always speak with your healthcare professional before taking any medication, nutritional or herbal supplement. Information provided here does not create a doctor-patient relationship between you and any doctor affiliated with this website. Information and statements regarding dietary supplements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.

Binding Agreement: These Terms of Use (the “Terms of Use”) contain the complete terms and conditions that apply to your Use of the Root Site and any Supplement or other product or any Service that you Use through the Root Site. These Terms of Use are a legally binding agreement between you and Root. The Terms of Use will remain in full force and effect as long as you Use the Root Site, such Supplement, other product, and/or any such Service. If you are redirected to fullscript.com, your Use of Supplements or other products and Services that you Use through the Root site will still be governed by these Terms of Use.

Intellectual Property: Root and Dr. Erica Armstrong own(s) the copyright in all content on the Root Site other than content that is identified as having been written by a third party. While we hope that you will enjoy the Root Site Content for your personal purposes, you may not copy, display or distribute copies of any Root Intellectual Property for any commercial purpose.

Supplements: The Supplements we offer are not intended to treat disease and include individual vitamins, and other products designed to support your health. Please also view the disclaimer. Different Supplements have different effects on different people. Any herbal supplement, including any Supplement, may cause side effects. Some people are particularly sensitive to certain Supplements. Certain Supplements may adversely affect the effectiveness of birth-control pills. Some Supplements may interact with other medications or cause alterations in lab results. YOU SHOULD CONSULT YOUR OWN PHYSICIAN OR OTHER HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL BEFORE TAKING ANY SUPPLEMENT.

No Doctor-Patient Relationship: Your use of the root site or any service or supplement that you may use through the root site and/or your participation in any service offered through the root site, will not create a physician-patient relationship between you and any of the healthcare professionals who provide services at Root.

Representations and Warranties: You represent and warrant that you have the right, authority, and capacity to enter into and abide by these Terms of Use.

Indemnity: You will indemnify and hold harmless Root, Dr. Armstrong, and their affiliates, partners, directors, employees, agents and representatives from any loss, liability, claim, demand, fees, and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees made by any third party (which means anyone other than you) due to or arising out of your Use of the Root Site, including, without limitation, any Claim arising from your providing any third party with any Supplements or other products that you have bought through the Root Site.

Links to Other Sites: Links to other websites are simply for your convenience. Links chosen by you to view are at your own risk. We at Root take no liability for any linked sites or their content which may change without notice. Any link to any other website does not imply that we accept any responsibility for the content, safety, reliability, or quality or the materials. Be sure to study the privacy policies and other information about what, how and why a website may collect and use the information you provide.

Please also view our privacy policy.

Most Recent Changes. These Terms of Use were last changed on September 18, 2018.