The National Ulcerative Colitis Alliance (NUCA) is a qualified 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.

Terms and Conditions

The use of the term “Website” includes any and all domains belonging to the National Ulcerative Colitis Alliance (NUCA) including, but not limited to, the domain and any of its sub-domains, and any content, sites, services, information, or webpages hosted by or made available on the domain or any of its sub-domains.

Disclaimer on Information and Advice

NUCA is not in any way responsible for the information, materials or content contained on the Website. Links contained within this Website are provided for convenience of reference only and are not intended to be an endorsement by NUCA of the organization or individual operating the Website or a warranty of any kind regarding the Website or the information, content or materials contained on the Website.

User acknowledges and agrees that the information on this Website is provided “as is” for general information only and without warranties of any kind. The materials on this Website are not meant for nor should they be used for self-diagnosis or to replace the services of a medical professional. NUCA does not offer medical advice or recommendations to individuals. NUCA cautions that you should not rely on the information posted on the Website as a substitute for consultations with qualified healthcare professionals who are familiar with individual medical conditions and needs. NUCA does not advocate that you attempt to treat yourself, your family or someone you know without proper medical supervision. NUCA encourages you to seek the guidance from your healthcare provider if you feel that you, your family or someone that you know suffers from the conditions described on this Website or any other medical condition. While NUCA endeavors to keep the materials on this Website current, healthcare information changes rapidly and thus the materials on this Website should not be relied upon to be fully comprehensive or error free. NUCA does not guarantee, recommend, endorse or make any warranties or representations of any kind with regard to the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, quality, efficacy, or non-infringement of any of the programs, materials, products or other information provided on this Website or by any companies or organizations linked or referred to on the Website.

In certain instances NUCA permits third parties to provide testimonials and information. NUCA may from time to time post articles and other information provided by third parties that might be of interest or benefit to the public. You acknowledge that the opinions and recommendations of third parties contained on this Website are not those of NUCA or endorsed by NUCA unless specifically delineated.

Disclaimer of Warranties

THE WEBSITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ALL SERVICES AND CONTENT) IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “WITH ALL FAULTS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY AND EFFORT IS SOLELY WITH THE USER. There is no warranty, representation or guarantee that the Website will continuously operate or be error free or that any problems will be corrected, or that any information, software or other material accessible from the Website is free of viruses, worms, trojan horses or other harmful components. Further, NUCA does not warrant, guarantee, or make any representations regarding the use of or the results of the use of the Website either in terms of its compatibility with hardware or other software, its reliability, timeliness, or otherwise. The user relies on the Website solely at the user's own risk. ANY AND ALL OTHER REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND/OR FITNESS OF THE PRODUCT FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, QUALITY, COURSE OF DEALINGS, USAGE OF TRADE, INACCURACY IN CONTENT CAUSED BY OUR FAILURE TO PERFORM WITH REASONABLE CARE, QUIET ENJOYMENT OR NON-INFRINGEMENT ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED.

Limitation of Liability

The user stipulates and agrees to hold harmless NUCA and its officers, directors, employees and volunteers for all claims arising out of or related to access, use, or inability to access or use this Website or the information contained in this Website or other websites to which it is linked. This Limitation of Liability includes, but is not limited to, information or materials viewed or downloaded from this Website or any website to which it is linked that appear to the user or are construed by the user to be obscene, offensive, defamatory, or that infringe upon the user’s intellectual property rights. In no event and under no circumstances shall NUCA or the contributors of information to the Website or its sponsors, licensors or authorized representatives be liable to user or any third party for special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages (including without limitation any loss of profits, lost savings, or loss of data) arising out of any authorized user’s or any unrelated party’s use or inability to use the Website. This Limitation of Liability shall also extend to any authorized user’s or any unrelated party’s reliance on or use of information, products or services provided on or through the Internet, or that result from mistakes, omissions, interruptions, deletions of files or other data loss, errors, defects, delays in operation, service or transmission or any failure of performance of the Website.

Linking Policy

NUCA permits text links to content on the Website, provided that (i) the appearance, position and other aspects of either the link or the host website may not be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with NUCA’s name and trademarks or create the false appearance that an entity other than NUCA is associated with or sponsored by NUCA; (ii) the link, when selected, must display NUCA’s full-screen Website and not a “frame” on the linked website; and (iii) NUCA reserves the right to terminate any links to its Website at any time without cause or warning. If NUCA chooses to exercise this right, removal of the link shall be immediately required.

Governing Law

This Website as defined herein, is owned and controlled by NUCA, which is domiciled and incorporated in the State of New Jersey, United States of America. It can be accessed from all 50 states, as well as from other countries around the world. As each of these places has laws that may differ from those of New Jersey, by accessing this Website both the user and NUCA agree that the statutes and laws of the State of New Jersey, without regard to conflicts of laws principles thereof, shall apply to all matters arising from or relating to use of this Website.