The HMF website takes all care to represent the most up-to-date research in the field of maternal and child health. However, any advice or information provided herein is general advice and cannot be specific to individual situations without a face-to-face consultation with the appropriate healthcare professional.
The content provided within the HMF website should not be relied upon without any individual professional consultation or independent consideration by a qualified medical practitioner, as appropriate. And is not a substitute for medical or health care advice from an appropriate and qualified health care professional.
Information on the HMF website
This website is designed and written to provide an initial and useful practical explanation of a range of common challenges for mothers and infants, with possible management advice and options to address those general concerns. Every mother, infant and child is a unique individual, and it would not be feasible to address every iteration of a potential situation on which HMF may provide advice.
The information on the HMF website is offered on the terms and understanding that neither HMF nor the website’s authors are responsible for the results of any actions taken on the basis of the information or for any error or omission in the information. No person, including medical practitioners, nurses or allied health professionals, should act solely on the basis of the information on this site. Changes to knowledge may occur quickly and, further, each person is different and responds to treatment differently.
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Subject to fair use, you are allowed to:
view, copy and print material in electronic or other forms only for your personal use or non-commercial purposes and only if you retain the copyright notice and other intellectual property notices from the original material;
you are NOT allowed to:
breach copyright or any other intellectual property rights of HMF or its licensors, including by amending or adapting any material on the website.
Subject to the provision above, no part of the HMF website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, be it electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the Foundation
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This agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of New South Wales, Australia.
It is hoped that this website will provide a useful guide, and any comments on its content, navigation and structure for improving its usefulness would be welcome.