Terms & Conditions
please read these Terms and Conditions carefully. These are the general Terms and Conditions governing your access and use of AltHealth's web site. If you do not agree with them, you should not proceed any further on the Site. By continuing to use the Site and/or any of the services shown on the Site, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions.
1. Customer care
1.1. If you have a general enquiry about AltHealth's products and services, you can contact AltHealth Customer Care: Telephone +44 1977 706619.
1.2. You can also write to AltHealth Customer Care, 4 Mill Hill Lane, pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4JA.
2. Use of content Legal
2.1. The services that we are providing to you via the Site consist of the Content and the Functionalities available on the Site or otherwise provided to you as a result of your use of the Site ("the Services"). 2.2. You acknowledge and agree that you are only permitted to use the Site and the Services as expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions or on the Site. 2.3. You agree that the Site and the Services are for your own personal use only on a single computer or device. 2.4. You may not - copy, disclose, modify, reformat, display, distribute, licence, transmit, sell, perform, publish, transfer or otherwise make available any of the Services or any information learned by you whilst using the Services or accessing the Site - remove, change or obscure in any way anything on the Site and/or the Services or otherwise use any material obtained whilst using the Site and/or the Services except as set out in these Terms and Conditions - reverse engineer or decompile (whether in whole or in part) any software used in the Site and/or the Services (except to the extent expressly permitted by applicable law) - copy or use any material from the Site and/or the Services for any commercial purpose - remove, obscure or change any copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property right notices contained in the original material or from any material copied or printed off from the Site or obtained as a result of the Services. 2.5. Any use of caching, http accelerators such as Harvest, Squid, Netscape proxy or Microsoft Catapult, or similar technology is permitted, however, you have the responsibility of ensuring you are viewing the most recent version of the web-page or content. 2.6. You may establish a link or "deep link" to the Site from your site, provided that you have obtained AltHealth's prior written consent and that in AltHealth's sole discretion, the context is relevant and the link or its description is not detrimental to AltHealth. 2.7. Users that are not subscribers to the AltHealth Site acknowledge that access to the Site and/or the Services may be restricted at the sole discretion of AltHealth in the interest of fully subscribed customers of the AltHealth Site.
3. Your obligations
3.1. You warrant that you will only use the Site and the Services in accordance with these Terms and Conditions and in an appropriate and lawful manner and by way of example and not as a limitation, that you shall not (and shall not authorise or permit any other party to): 3.1.1. receive, access or transmit any Content which is obscene, pornographic, threatening, racist, menacing, offensive, defamatory, in breach of confidence, in breach of any intellectual property right (including copyright) or otherwise objectionable or unlawful; 3.1.2. circumvent user authentication or security of any host, network or account (referred to as "cracking" or "hacking") nor interfere with service to any user, host or network (referred to as "denial of service attacks") nor copy any pages or register identical keywords with search engines to mislead other users into thinking that they are reading AltHealth's legitimate web pages (referred to as "page-jacking") or use the Site or the Services for any other unlawful or objectionable conduct. Users who violate systems or network security may incur criminal or civil liability and AltHealth will at its absolute discretion fully co-operate with investigations of suspected criminal violations, violation of systems or network security under the leadership of law enforcement or relevant authorities; 3.1.3. use the Site and/or the Services to advertise or offer to sell any goods or services for any commercial purpose without AltHealth's written consent; 3.1.4. knowingly or recklessly transmit any electronic Content (including viruses) through the Site and/or the Services which shall cause or is likely to cause detriment or harm, in any degree, to computer systems owned by AltHealth or other Internet users; 3.1.5. hack into, make excessive traffic demands, deliver or forward chain letters, "junk mail" or "spam" of any kind, surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or otherwise engage in any other behaviour intended to inhibit other users from using and enjoying the Site and/or the Services or any other web site, or which is otherwise likely to damage or destroy AltHealth's reputation or the reputation of any third party. 3.2. You acknowledge that chat, discussion group or bulletin board services and similar services offered by AltHealth ("public Communication Services") are public communications and your communications may be available to others and consequently you should be cautious when disclosing personal or sensitive information or any information which may identify you. AltHealth is not responsible for, and does not control or endorse any Content of any public Communication Services. 3.3. If any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, AltHealth has the right to terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Services or access to the Site.
4. Access information
4.1. Following registration you may be issued with Access Information that may be used to access the Site and/or the Services and any pages for which registration is required. AltHealth reserves the right to change your Access Information at any time at its sole discretion and shall notify you of this change as soon as reasonably practicable. 4.2. Your account is to be used by a single user only and you will not allow simultaneous access using the same Access Information. You acknowledge that you are responsible for ensuring that no unauthorised access to the Site and the Services is obtained using your Access Information and that you are liable for all such activities conducted through your account whether authorised or not. When choosing Access Information, you must not use words that are obscene, abusive or likely to cause offence. 4.3. You as the registered user of the account will: 4.3.1. keep your Access Information secure and not let it become public knowledge and ensure that your Access Information will not be stored anywhere on a computer or your mobile phone in plain text; 4.3.2. provide true, accurate, current and complete information in all fields indicated as compulsory when registering on the Site and/or the Services and notify us immediately of any changes or mistakes;
4.3.3. if your Access Information becomes known to any other unauthorised user you must inform AltHealth immediately.
4.3.4. All customers who place an order or who have asked to be included on our Newsletter list will be sent a Newsletter from time to time, if you do not wish to receive any further newsletter, you can unsubscribe by clicking the unsubscribe link on the newsletter.
4.4. Once you have 'signed-in' to any secure areas of the web-site, where you are requested to provide your Access Information, you must not at any time leave the Internet terminal or device from which you have accessed the Site and the Services or let anyone else use the Internet terminal or device until you have logged out of the secure area of the Site and the Services. You will be responsible for ensuring that you have logged out of the secure area at the end of any session. 4.5. You must not access the Site and the Services from any computer connected to a local area network (LAN) or any public Internet access device or access point without first making sure that no-one else will be able to observe or copy your access or get access to the Site and the Services pretending to be you. 4.6. You agree to check your bills carefully and inform us immediately of any discrepancy.
5. Your information
6. proprietary rights
6.1. All Trade Marks used on the Site and/or the Services are the trade marks of AltHealth. You shall only make fair use of the Trade Marks and will not use the Trade Marks, whether design or word marks: (1) as or as part of your own trade marks; (2) in a manner which is likely to cause confusion; (3) to identify products to which they do not relate; (4) to imply endorsement or otherwise of products or services to which they do not relate; or (5) in any manner which does or may cause damage to the reputation of AltHealth or the Trade Marks. 6.2. You acknowledge and agree that the Services and the Site or any part thereof, whether presented to you by AltHealth, advertisers or any third party are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, or other proprietary rights and laws. All rights are expressly reserved. 6.3. You are only allowed to use the site and the Services as set out in these Terms and Conditions and nothing on the site and/or the Services shall be construed as conferring any licence or other transfer of rights to you of any intellectual property or other proprietary rights of AltHealth or any third party, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise.
6.4. You hereby grant to AltHealth a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, world-wide licence to reproduce, transfer, modify, adapt and/or publish any Content provided by you to us by email, post or otherwise on the Site and/or the Services as AltHealth sees fit and without notice to you, unless you have indicated otherwise in such communication.
7.1. email@example.com. The company may offer the product(s) or request its return. Upon its return the correct product will be posted out, or the order Cancelled. The customer will be reimbursed for the cost of the postage
7.2. You will need to provide all equipment necessary to access the site and the Services on the Internet and be liable for payment for the local telephone call charges at the rates published by the telephone operator with whom you make your local calls or any other Internet access charges to which you may be subject. If your equipment does not support relevant technology including but not limited to encryption you may not be able to use certain Services or access certain information on the site.
7.3. We ship out to the UK, EU and all over the world. We give Free postage discount, Free shipping on order over £35 UK only to a maximum postage discount of £2.50. Maximum postal charge of £8.95 to UK* customers only for orders that do not exceeding 20 Kilos. Non UK shipping/postage charges (over 2 kilo) may be liable to a premium charge, where the cost of the shipping/postage exceeds the amount quoted.
*UK Highlands and Islands and UK Northern Ireland, postages over 2 kilo will incure a surcharge above the cap charge of £8.95, we will contact you with this charge before processing your payment.
8. Liability for content
8.1. It is your sole responsibility to satisfy yourself prior to using the site and the Services in any way that they are suitable for your purposes and up to date. The Services and in particular, prices are periodically updated and you should check the site and the Services regularly to ensure that you have the latest information. You should also refresh your browser each time you visit the site and the Services to ensure that you download the most up to date version of the site and the Services. 8.2. The site and the Services are provided on an "as is" basis. Although every effort has been made to provide accurate information on these pages, neither AltHealth, nor any of its employees, its suppliers, nor any of their employees, make any warranty, expressed or implied, or assume any legal liability (to the extent permitted by law) or responsibility for the suitability, reliability, timeliness, accuracy or completeness of the Services or any part thereof contained on the Site or in the Services.
8.3. You acknowledge that AltHealth is unable to exercise control over the security or subject matter of Content passing over the Site or via the Services and AltHealth hereby excludes all liability of any kind for the transmission or reception of infringing Content of whatever nature.
8.4. Orders can be cancelled upto the point of posting out without any costs, once a transaction is completed, and the product(s) have been posted out, it is not possible to cancel the order, unless agreed by althealth. A levy upto 10% can be charged to cover all admin and handling costs undertaken by althealth. No product once used, opened, or rendered unsalable will be accepted as a return.
9. Liability for third party content
9.1. The Site contains links to web site, web pages, products and services also operated by AltHealth and you agree that your use of each web site, web page and service is also subject to the terms and conditions, if any, contained within each website or webpage or attached to any products or services. These Terms and Conditions shall be deemed to be incorporated into each set of terms and conditions. In the event that there is any conflict, the terms and conditions contained within the relevant website or webpage or attached to the relevant products or services shall prevail over these Terms and Conditions. 9.2. AltHealth assumes no responsibility for and does not endorse unless expressly stated, Content created or published by third parties that is included in the Site and the Services or which may be linked to and from the Site. 9.3. The Site and/or the Services may be used by you to link into other website, resources and/or networks worldwide. AltHealth accepts no responsibility for the Content, services or otherwise in respect of these and you agree to conform to the acceptable use policies of such website, resources and/or networks.
9.4. Subject to Clause 13, you agree that AltHealth does not generally and is not required to monitor or edit the use to which you or others use the site and the Services or the nature of the Content and AltHealth is excluded from all liability of any kind arising from the use of the Services, and in particular but without limitation to the foregoing, the nature of any Content. Notwithstanding the foregoing, AltHealth reserves the right to edit, bar or remove any Services and/or Content, at any time as AltHealth in its sole discretion believes to be necessary in order to prevent any breach of these Terms and Conditions or any breach of applicable laws or regulations.
9.5. EU legislation has banned some ingredients, some products may still have these listed, but we post out new stock which will conform to EU legislation and not have such banned ingredients.
10. Exclusion of liability
10.1. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall act to limit or exclude AltHealth's liability for death or personal injury resulting from AltHealth's negligence, fraud or any other liability, which may not by applicable law be limited or excluded. 10.2. AltHealth shall use its reasonable endeavours to ensure the maintenance and availability of the site and the Services but availability may be affected by your equipment, other communications networks, too many people trying to use the AltHealth Site or the Internet at the same time or other causes of interference and may fail or require maintenance without notice. 10.3. AltHealth shall not be liable for any special, indirect or consequential damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tortious action, arising out of or in connection with the performance of or use of Services available on the site and in particular, but without limitation to the foregoing, AltHealth specifically excludes all liability whatsoever in respect of any loss arising as a result of: 10.3.1. use which you make of the site and the Services or reliance on Services or any loss of any Services or your Content resulting from delays, non-deliveries, missed deliveries, or service interruptions; and 10.3.2. defects that may exist or for any costs, loss of profits, loss of your Content or consequential losses arising from your use of, or inability to use or access or a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the site and the Services at any time. 10.4. All conditions or warranties which may be implied or incorporated into these Terms and Conditions by law or otherwise are hereby expressly excluded to the extent permitted by law. 10.5. Your only remedy under these Terms and Conditions is to discontinue using the site and the Services. 10.6. AltHealth makes every effort to ensure the security of your communications. You are however advised that for reasons beyond our control, there is a risk that your communications may be unlawfully intercepted or accessed by those other than the intended recipient. For example, your communications may pass over third party networks over which we have no control. The Internet is not a secure environment. Unwanted programs or material may be downloaded without your knowledge, which may give unauthorised persons access to your computer and the information stored on your computer. These programs may perform actions that you have not authorised, possibly without your knowledge.
11.1. AltHealth reserves the right to modify the site and/or the Services or suspend or terminate the site and/or the Services or access to part or all of them at any time. 11.2. AltHealth reserves the right to revise these Terms and Conditions at any time. Such variations shall become effective two weeks after being posted on the website. By continuing to use this website you will be deemed to have accepted the varied Terms and Conditions.
12. Indemnity by you
12.1. You hereby agree to fully indemnify and to hold AltHealth harmless from and against any claim brought by a third party resulting from the use of the site and the Services or the provision of Content to AltHealth by you and in respect of all losses, costs, actions, proceedings, claims, damages, expenses (including reasonable legal costs and expenses), or liabilities, whatsoever suffered or incurred directly or indirectly by AltHealth in consequence of such use of the site and the Services or provision of Content or your breach or non-observance of any of these Terms and Conditions. 12.2. You shall defend and pay all costs, damages, awards, fees (including any reasonable legal fees) and judgments awarded against AltHealth arising from the above claims and shall provide AltHealth with notice of such claims, full authority to defend, compromise or settle such claims and reasonable assistance necessary to defend such claims, at your sole expense.
13. Monitoring/recording of communications
13.1. Monitoring or recording of your calls, emails, text messages or other communications may take place in accordance with the law, and in particular for AltHealth's business purposes, such as for quality control and training, to prevent unauthorised use of AltHealth's telecommunication systems and to ensure effective systems operation and in order to prevent or detect crime.
14. processing your instructions
14.1. You request and authorise us to rely and act upon all apparently valid communications as instructions properly authorised by you, even if they may conflict with any other instructions given at any time concerning bill or service requirements. 14.2. An instruction will only be accepted by us if you have passed through certain security criteria. 14.3. You agree that we can act on any instructions given to us even if these instructions were not authorised by you. 14.4. We will make reasonable efforts to process any instruction where you request us to do so but we shall not be liable for any failure to comply with such a request unless it is due to AltHealth's failure to make reasonable efforts to do so. 14.5. You must make sure that any instruction is accurate and complete and we are not liable if this is not the case. 14.6. A transaction being carried out is not always simultaneous with an instruction being given. Some matters may take time to process and certain instructions may only be processed during normal working hours even though the service may be accessible outside such hours. 14.7. You will be responsible for all losses and payments (including the amount of any transaction carried out without your authority) if you have acted with gross negligence so as to facilitate that unauthorised transaction, or you have acted fraudulently. For the purposes of this Clause gross negligence shall be deemed to include failure to observe any of your security duties referred to in these Terms and Conditions.
15. profligate use
15.1. profligate use of the AltHealth Site is prohibited. AltHealth considers that any applications which transmit live video, live audio or make similar traffic demands across the AltHealth Site by whatever means, unless provided by AltHealth, constitutes making profligate use of the AltHealth Site. Use of Ip Multicast, other than by means provided and co-ordinated by AltHealth is also prohibited. 15.2. Notwithstanding Clause 15.1 above, you may transmit and receive live audio provided that the software used in respect of such transmission or receipt is H.323 compliant and utilises a CODEC with a bit rate no greater than that used by the default G.723 CODEC (6.3kbps).
16.1. AltHealth may elect to suspend, vary or terminate the Services and the site immediately and without prior notice at any time for repair or maintenance work or in order to upgrade or update the site and the Services or for any other reason whatsoever. 16.2. AltHealth may elect to terminate the Services or your access to the site forthwith on breach of any of these Terms and Conditions by you, including, without limitation, late or non-payment of sums due or if AltHealth ceases to offer the site and the Services to its customers for any reason whatsoever.
17.1. Governing Law and Jurisdiction - These Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and you hereby submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts. 17.2. Severability - These Terms and Conditions are severable in that if any provision is determined to be illegal or unenforceable by any court of competent jurisdiction such provision shall be deemed to have been deleted without affecting the remaining provisions of these Terms and Conditions. 17.3. Waiver - AltHealth's failure to exercise any particular right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed to by AltHealth in writing. 17.4. Representations - You acknowledge and agree that in entering into these Terms and Conditions you do not rely on, and shall have no remedy in respect of, any statement, representation, warranty or understanding (whether negligently or innocently made) of any person (whether party to these Terms and Conditions or not) other than as expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions as a warranty. Nothing in this Clause shall, however, operate to limit or exclude any liability for fraud. 17.5. Assignment - You in entering into these Terms and Conditions undertake that you will not assign, re-sell, sub-lease or in any other way transfer your rights or obligations under these Terms and Conditions or part thereof. Contravention of this restriction in any way, whether successful or not, will result in the Services being terminated by AltHealth forthwith. AltHealth may assign these Terms and Conditions in whole or in part to any third party at its discretion.
17.6. Rights of Third parties - Except in the case of any permitted assignment of this Agreement under Clause 17.5, a person who is not a party to this Agreement has no rights under the Contracts (Rights of Third parties) Act 1999 or otherwise to enforce any Clause of this Agreement.
17.7. Force Majeure - AltHealth shall not be liable in respect of any breach of these Terms and Conditions due to any cause beyond its reasonable control including but not limited to, Act of God, inclement weather, act or omission of Government or public telephone operators or other competent authority or other party for whom AltHealth is not responsible.
"Access Information" means the access information that we require from you before entering certain parts of the site for which you have registered, which may be a username, password, or similar recognition device; "Content" means all data, information, material and content, including but not limited to text, pictures, photographs, software, video, music, sound and graphics; "Functionalities" means the services offered on or via the site, which may include (but is not limited to) chat, discussion group or bulletin board services or email, SMS or voice messaging services, online transactions, search engines and e-commerce facilitators; "Services" has the meaning given to it in Clause 2.1; "Terms and Conditions" means the contract between AltHealth and you incorporating these terms and conditions; "Trade Marks" means the word or mark "AltHealth", however represented, including stylised representations, all associated logos and symbols, and combinations of the foregoing with another word or mark; "AltHealth" means AltHealth.co.uk, whose registered office is at 4 Mill Hill Lane, pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 4JA and may also be referred to as "we" or "us" in these Terms and Conditions; "you" means the customer that enters into these Terms and Conditions (and "your" shall be construed accordingly).