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IntroductionThis website, www.fundamentalwellbeing.life, is owned and operated by Heidi Hogarth trading as Fundamental Health & Wellbeing (ABN 83215639823). If you have any questions or need further information, please contact: Heidi Hogarth firstname.lastname@example.org +61(0) 424 881 120 This document sets out the Terms and Conditions you need to be aware of when using this website. Please take a moment to read them, as they set out your important rights and obligations and I care about making sure we both know where we stand. When you visit this website, use my services or purchase my products, you agree that you are over the age of 18 and willing to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you don’t accept this agreement, you should not continue to visit this website or purchase from me. If you are under 18, you agree that you are here with your parent or guardian’s full knowledge and permission, and that they are responsible for any purchases made on your behalf. All products and services advertised on this website are offered in compliance with Australian Consumer Law.
General DisclaimerOn this website you will find blog posts, articles about health and wellbeing, healthy hints, tips and recipes. This information is provided solely for information purposes only, as part of my mission for naturopathic knowledge to be available and accessible to everyone. A practitioner-client relationship is only formed when you purchase a product, or book a Consultation with me. I cannot guarantee results or similar outcomes as other clients, and past results do not guarantee future results.
My Rights and ResponsibilitiesI take care to provide valuable, accurate information, but I cannot be held responsible for the use you make of that information. Please be aware that the generalised health information I provide is not a substitute for specialist advice tailored to your individual circumstances. There is no professional relationship formed between us unless you explicitly choose to work with me by purchasing my services. Any testimonials and promised results I may display on this website are based on my experience and those of my previous clients. They are not guarantees that anyone else will achieve the same results. This is because, while naturopathic care is based on scientific evidence, there are variables between clients and everyone responds to treatments differently. I do not accept any liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred by use of or reliance on the information provided on this website. I may modify this information provided on this website at any time, including altering or deleting it without notice. Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, I take no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond my control.
Visitor ResponsibilitiesThe website content I’ve created is broadly applicable for many people however you need to use your common sense and take responsibility for your own health, safety and wellbeing. Always talk to your health care professional before significantly changing your diet, especially if you have known allergies, food intolerances, or specific medical conditions. All content on this website is created and published for informational purposes only. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice and should not be relied on as health or personal advice, especially if you have a diagnosed medical condition. Always seek the guidance of your naturopath, doctor or other qualified health professional with any questions you may have regarding your health. You are welcome to book in with me for a consultation if you would like more personalised advice about your specific circumstances.
DownloadsThe downloads provided on my website are created with the intention of increasing the accessibility of naturopathic knowledge in order to empower individuals to make healthier choices. I do not take responsibility for viruses or any other damage which might occur as a result of downloading material from my website.
External LinksAny external links provided on this website are intended to redirect you to my booking system, to sign up for my newsletter, or to redirect you to other health-related websites. These links are provided to you for convenience and you visit these external websites at your own risk. I do not take responsibility for the content of any of these external websites.
Intellectual propertyCopyright The content of this website is protected by copyright. No portion of this website may be copied, replicated or sold in any form without my written consent. You may share my content via social media sites, but you must provide a link back to my website and clearly credit me by name in the post.
TrademarksI own the unregistered trademarks Heidi Hogarth Naturopathy and Fundamental Health & Wellbeing. You may not use these names or my logo for any purpose without my express permission.
My ResponsibilityIf yoI hold a Bachelor of Health Science (Naturopathy), Advanced Diploma of Naturopathy and Diploma Nutrition from the University of New England and Nature Care College. This is a rigorous, four years of study which teaches a comprehensive understanding of anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, pathophysiology, pharmacology, herbal and nutritional medicine. I am a full member of Australian Traditional Medicine Society (ATMS). This membership requires me to complete at least 20 hours of professional development each year to ensure I am updating my skills and remaining abreast of the latest scientific research.
ProblemsArticles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded As a naturopath, I am dedicated to enhancing your whole health and wellbeing. However, there are times when the services you need for healing are outside of my scope of practice. In these cases I will refer you to a suitable practitioner, such as (but not limited to) a GP, counsellor, psychologist, massage therapist, physiotherapist or osteopath.
SuitabilityMy naturopathic services are for people who are interested in improving their health and are motivated tMy naturopathic services are for people who are interested in improving their health and are motivated to make changes to their lifestyle and diet. I work with clients to make small, incremental and sustainable changes to their diet and lifestyle, and can move at the client’s preferred pace. But if you are not ready for change, or have significant emotional challenges which are affecting your ability to enact change, I am happy to help you identify and accept this is where you are at and recommend another practitioner who can help you work through this.
Your ResponsibilityI will always strive to provide you with the best naturopathic care possible. However, if you do not provide me with accurate information about your health, I may not be able to offer you the most appropriate treatment for your condition and therefore you may not see the results you desire. You must provide me with full and accurate information about your diagnosed medical conditions, medications or supplements, known allergies and intolerances, so I can ensure safety of treatment and check for pharmacological interactions with any herbal medicines or nutritional supplements I prescribe.
DeliveryConsultations take place online via Zoom videolink. Delivery of my health programs is via the platform Simple Clinic.
Returns or Change of Mind PolicyGiven the nature of my work as a service provider, there is no refund for change of mind after your have received my services. However, if you are unhappy with your services or it has not met your expectations, then please contact me to discuss.
Minor ProblemsShould a minor problem occur, I will endeavour to find a solution and resolve this issue as soon as practical.
Minor problems include:Problems with dispensed items (herbs/supplements):
- Incorrect product sent by third party supplement company;
- Issue with the product sent by third party company;
- Damage occurred to product during transit.
- Issues with opening/downloading a PDF information sheet or treatment plan;
- Issues with email communication.
- Sickness on the day of a consultation;
- Late cancellation of appointment;
- Internet issues or power outage during a Zoom consultation;
- Road traffic event;
- Bushfire or other natural event.