Comments Policy

All public comments made on University Health News must abide by the following policies:

  • Readers must be logged in to their University Health News account in order to comment.
  • University Health News moderates comments before making them public.
  • Due to volume, University Health News is unable to personally respond to questions made in the comments section. All Customer Service inquiries should be made through our Contact Us form.
  • Comments will be monitored for submissions containing, but not limited to: profanity, harassment, and spam. Users should behave with respect for others at all times.
  • University Health News reserves the right to modify or erase comments.
  • University Health News reserves the right to ban any user it determines to be in violation of the Comments Policy, without warning.
  • All University Health News users, by default, are considered to be non-medical professionals. If a health professional gives medical information as a platform user, their status as a medical professional must be identified.
  • University Health News takes no responsibility for medical advice or experiences shared in the comments section. Information shared in the comments section should never be used as a substitute for direct medical advice from your doctor or other qualified clinician.
  • University Health News requests that platform users give source information for the health/medical information when it is not personal experience or general knowledge. Personal experience is defined as any symptom, test, treatment etc. that the person or a close family member has undergone himself/herself. All statements about statistics, data, studies and new advancement in medicine should include trustworthy sources.
Enter Your Login Credentials
This setting should only be used on your home or work computer.

×