If there's one thing every doctor fears, it's getting sued for medical malpractice. The mere mention of the word "malpractice" makes a doctor do this:
Here at Muslim Medicine, we do our level best to not violate any internet laws or patient rights. In an effort to curb lawsuits and litigation, this disclaimer page serves as our own personal protection document. Does it actually offer any sort of real protection in a court of law? Probably not. But we like to pretend it does.
Regarding Website Content
We completely understand that actual diseases and medical conditions are never laughing matters. Believe us, we're more than intimately aware of just how frightening and terrible it is to have a disease or condition, and how deeply it affects people and their surrounding loved ones. In no way, shape, or form do we seek to belittle or trivialize these diseases and conditions. While we aim for satirical humor as a means of expressing awareness, we understand that for some readers the undertone of medical conditions may be a sensitive topic. In the event that you feel offended or off-set by any content on this site, we ask that you please contact us and notify us. Insha'Allah we'll do what we can to address your concerns.
Regarding Website Usage
Any and all text displayed on our site is the intellectual property of the entity "Muslim Medicine." You may use any of the sharing tools provided on all of our pages to share our content as you please, but we ask that you please properly cite us if you wish to directly copy/paste our material for your own usage.
Regarding Image Content
Most of the pictures used on our site are NOT owned by us, save for the drawings of Dr. O and the obvious photoshopped pictures we create. Again, we ask that if you wish to use the pictures specifically made by us, you cite us properly. The rest of the unmarked images and animated pictures are not our property, and may be used freely.
Regarding Visitor Anonymity
Any and all visitors to the site who use the sidebar shout-out feature or who post comments either through the regular comment box or through the Facebook comment box are solely responsible for their own privacy and dissemination of their personal information within the contents of their own comments. While we have no control over your Facebook settings, for the regular comment boxes (and for the contact us form), we assure you that your e-mail address will remain hidden from view. Whether you decide to make your contact information visible or not within your comment is your own responsibility and is subject to your own discretion.
Regarding Comment Content
The content of any and all comments made on our site do not necessarily reflect the views of Muslim Medicine, its owners, or any of its affiliates. Visitors are held responsible for the content of their comments, and all efforts will be made on our behalf to administrate comments that are deemed racially, politically, or religiously inflammatory, obscene, offensive, degrading, or explicit in nature.