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Whilst we have taken reasonable care in compiling this website, we are not responsible for any action taken by any person or organization, wherever they are based, as a result of, direct or otherwise, information contained in or accessed through this website, whether such information is provided by us or by a third party. Nothing on this website should be construed as the giving of advice or the making of any recommendation. This website should not be relied upon as the basis for any decision or action.

As a result of ongoing medical advances and developments, the information on this website may not always be completely up to date and, for this reason, such information is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. We make no warranties, representations or give any undertakings either express or implied about any of the content of this website. You agree that the use of information obtained or downloaded from or through this website is at your sole discretion and risk. In no event shall Thyroid Ferderation International or its subsidiaries or respective employees be liable for any damages or claims whatsoever resulting from or arising out of or in connection with the use, the content or performance of this website.

Any medical information on this website is not intended as a substitute for informed medical advice. Information on the products mentioned on this website may vary by country. Patients and healthcare professionals should check with local medical resources and regulatory authorities for information appropriate to their country.

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