The University Health Services Mānoa (UHSM) provides the content on this website for informational purposes only. This content should not be considered complete or to be used as medical advice about the diagnosis or treatment of any specific condition. If you have specific health-related questions, please contact your health care provider. Every effort is made to ensure that the material within this website is accurate and timely; however UHSM does not warrant the completeness or accuracy of the information contained herein.

While UHSM takes reasonable measures to protect its website, we cannot guarantee that files available for downloading will be free or contaminating or destructive properties. Users are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures to protect themselves and their own computer systems.

Links to other websites are provided as a service to you. However, other sites are neither managed nor controlled by UHSM. While UHSM makes reasonable efforts to include other sites that provide relevant information, neither UHSM nor its employees, agents, or contractors review, control or take responsibility for the content of these sites.

This website is provided without warranties of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to, those of title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement or any warranty arising from a course of dealing, usage or trade practice. UHSM will not be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken by you or anyone else in reliance upon the information provided.

Consents and Copyrights

All information contained on this website is the sole property of UHSM. Any reproduction or redistribution of this material beyond personal use is prohibited without the express written consent of UHSM.

Web Privacy Policy

The UHSM respects the privacy of its users. UHSM will not collect your name, email address or other personal information unless you voluntarily provide it. UHSM will not sell, trade, rent or share personal information about you or other website visitors to any third party. Any emails we receive may be handled by several staff members within our organization. We may use electronic or paper copies of your email. You should not consider email to be confidential correspondence and no personal information regarding your health care will be included in emails.

UHSM collects non-personal information about its website visitors on an aggregated basis which allows us to count the number of visitors to our site and the portions of the website visited. The information is used to improve your experience on UHSM's website. This information does not include any personally identifiable information about you.

Online Conduct

You agree not to use the UHSM website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this agreement. UHSM reserves the right to deny access to any part of the UHSM website at our sole discretion. When posting or creating any user-generated conduct, such as email, you agree to:

  1. Be respectful of others
  2. Not use language that is profane, defamatory, harassing, sexually explicit, derogatory, etc.
  3. Not impersonate another person or allow another person to use your identity
  4. Not post advertisements, business solicitations or spam
  5. Not post materials that are copyrighted or trademarked