Parent Membership Terms

Thank you for visiting Evidence Based Birth® at, and the Evidence Based Birth® Academy at, websites owned and managed by Evidence Based Birth, LLC and authored by and through its corporate representative, Rebecca Dekker, PhD, RN, APRN. All references in these Terms of Use/Disclaimer to Evidence Based Birth,® are to Evidence Based Birth, LLC, including its members, officers, employees, agents and representatives.

Evidence Based Birth® does not give legal or healthcare advice. Nothing on Evidence Based Birth®’s website or materials should be taken as advice about your personal situation or healthcare decisions. If you need legal or healthcare advice or information, seek out a suitably qualified professional licensed to practice where you live.

By accessing, using, downloading, and/or browsing information on these websites, hereafter referred to as EBB and the EBB Academy, and by subscribing to newsletters, watching videos, taking classes, and downloading or using other products offered by Evidence Based Birth® on these websites, such as Savvy Birth Online or the Evidence Based Birth® Childbirth Class, you acknowledge your understanding and agreement to all the following:

The EBB and EBB Academy content only provides general information that may or may not apply to your personal health condition or circumstances. The opinions expressed on these websites by Rebecca Dekker, PhD, RN, APRN or any other Evidence Based Birth® team members or volunteers on behalf of Evidence Based Birth® are strictly their own personal opinions and not the opinions or policies of any third party, including any health care provider, employer, educational or medical institution, professional association or charitable organization. Nothing on EBB or the EBB Academy constitutes or shall be construed as constituting medical advice of any kind whatsoever, whether from a licensed medical professional or otherwise; nor is it a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis and treatment.

There is no substitute for the relationship between a medical professional and his or her patient. See your treating physician, osteopath, nurse practitioner, midwife or other qualified health care provider regarding any questions you have about your personal health and any medical condition you may have, including a pregnancy. No information found on this website or blog should be relied or acted upon by you without first consulting your own treating healthcare provider. NEVER disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking it because of something you have read on EBB or the EBB Academy. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Reliance upon any information provided at EBB or the EBB Academy is solely at your own risk.

The information at EBB and the EBB Academy is provided on an “AS IS” basis. To the fullest extent provided by law, Evidence Based Birth® disclaims all warranties, whether express, implied, statutory or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, non-infringement of third parties’ rights, and fitness for a particular purpose with respect to all Evidence Based Birth® content. Without limiting the foregoing, Evidence Based Birth® makes no representations or warranties that the content, software, text, graphics, videos, links or communications provided on or through the use of EBB and the EBB Academy is: (i) accurate, reliable, complete, or current/up-to-date; or (ii) satisfies any government regulations requiring disclosure of information on healthcare or prescription drug products. Further, the content of EBB and the EBB Academy is transmitted over a medium that at times may be beyond the control of Evidence Based Birth.® Accordingly, Evidence Based Birth® assumes no liability for or related to the delay, failure, interruption, or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with EBB and the EBB Academy.

Reliance upon any information provided at EBB and the EBB Academy is solely at your own risk. Evidence Based Birth® reserves the right to make alterations or deletions to the content or format of the content on these websites at any time without notice. Evidence Based Birth® does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, medical facilities, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the Evidence Based Birth® blog as safe, appropriate, or effective for you. In no event shall Evidence Based Birth, LLC, its members, officers, representatives, agents, authors, employees, volunteers or any third parties who contribute to the website or blog content or who are mentioned on the website or blog, be liable for any damages of any kind or nature, including, without limitation, compensatory, incidental and/or consequential damages, arising from or at all related to the use of, reliance upon, or inability to use any EBB or EBB Academy content, regardless of whether such damages are based on warranty, contract, tort, or any other legal theory. Your sole and exclusive remedy for dissatisfaction with EBB and the EBB Academy is to stop using it.

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