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This website does not provide medical advice
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BORN Ontario shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use or misuse of the material contained in this website, whether such obligations arise in contract, negligence, equity or statute law. We do not guarantee or warrant the quality, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, appropriateness or suitability of the information provided.

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Links to other sites are provided as a reference to assist you in identifying and locating other Internet resources that may be of interest. Please remember that Internet resources are no substitute for the advice of a qualified health care practitioner. We do not assume responsibility for the accuracy or appropriateness of the information contained in other sites, nor do we endorse the viewpoints expressed in other sites.


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When you visit our website, it will check to determine which browser you are using (i.e. Internet Explorer, Google Chrome) so that you are provided with the proper style sheet tp optimize viewing. We do not link server log information to any other data in a way that would enable us to identify individual visitors.

External website links - This website contains links to external or third-party websites. BORN Ontario is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of any third-party website.

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Information privacy complaints can also be directed to Ontario's Information Privacy Commissioner at 2 Bloor Street East, Suite 1400 Toronto, Ontario, M4W 1A8, or by calling 1-800-387-0073.

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We will revise this statement as needed.