Disclaimer of Liability – Information, Resources and Services

The information, resources and services provided by Smart Eating for Kids, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN, Laura Hoover Nutrition LLC and/or any contributing authors are in no way to be used as a substitute for medical care. The information and materials provided by this website and/or through services offered are for educational purposes only. Such information, materials and/or services are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent disease or to provide medical advice. If you think you or your child may have a medical condition or illness that may require medical attention, you are encouraged to consult with a physician without delay. Smart Eating for Kids, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN and Laura Hoover Nutrition LLC disclaim any liability arising directly or indirectly from the use of this web site, resources and/or services.

There is also no guarantee that you and/or your family will experience well-being improvements as a result from using the techniques and ideas in the articles, resources and services that are shared. Examples in these articles, resources and services are not to be interpreted as a promise or guarantee of success. Improvements in overall well-being potential is entirely dependent on the person using the resources, ideas and techniques.

Minimum Guarantee: Unless otherwise noted, all educational courses available on this site come with an unconditional 30 day guarantee. If you are dissatisfied for any reason, simply contact laura@smarteatingforkids and request a full refund of your purchase price. Conditional guarantees may apply, so check the sales material at the time of your order for details. If you do not understand or agree with any of the guarantees or conditions, please do not order this material. If you require further clarification, please contact laura@smarteatingforkids.com

Disclaimer of Liability – Third Party Links and Products

Smart Eating for Kids, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN and/or Laura Hoover Nutrition are not responsible for the contents or products of any or all links made from and to this site by a third party site, such as but not limited to Amazon.com. Smart Eating for Kids, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN and Laura Hoover Nutrition LLC disclaim any liability arising directly or indirectly from your purchasing of products linked to or mentioned on this site. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Advertising Disclosure

Smart Eating for Kids is a participant in the Amazon Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.

Sponsorships and Financial Relationships Disclosure

Smart Eating for Kids may very selectively accept forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation from brands or products that are consistent with the nutrition philosophy shared on this site. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content. Even though compensation for posts or advertisements may be received, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN — the primary author of this site — always gives her honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.

Additionally, Laura Chalela Hoover, MPH, RDN and Laura Hoover Nutrition LLC occasionally accept payment for corporate consulting services that are not affiliated with Smart Eating for Kids. If any of those brands or products are mentioned on Smart Eating for Kids, a previous or current financial relationship is mentioned.

Comments Policy

First things first: I love comments and appreciate the time that readers spend to share ideas and give feedback. While differences of opinion are always welcome, all comments should attempt to share the same general tone of positivity and support that is consistent with the purpose and tone of this site.

While I keep the majority of comments, I will remove these:

  • Harassing comments: While conversation and the sharing of different ideas is encouraged, all comments need to be respectful toward all authors, contributors and those leaving comments.
  • Anonymous comments: I only accept comments from people who identify themselves.
  • Promotional comments: If a comment is solely promotional in nature, I will remove it from the site.

I reserve the right to remove any comments from the site, and in rare instances, blog users from returning to the site. Please leave comments that are respectful and useful.

Sharing of Content Policy

The information on this site is protected by copyright. If you would like to share content of this site with others in a positive, non-disparaging way, I welcome you to do so in one of the following ways:

  1. Recipes: Recipes may not be reposted in entirety.  However, you are welcome to re-post or share a recipe photo, recipe name and/or short recipe description, as long as all of the following conditions are met: (1) clear credit is given to Smart Eating for Kids and (2) an active link is available to redirect people back to the Smart Eating for Kids homepage and/or specific recipe page.
  2. Articles/Posts. Articles and blog posts may not be reposted in entirety  However, you are welcome to re-post of share a short excerpt, as long as all of the following conditions are met: (1) clear credit and attribution is given to Smart Eating for Kids and (2) an active link is available to redirect people back to the Smart Eating for Kids homepage or article/post page.

If you would like to share any content on this site, including recipes, articles  photos or resources, in any ways other than what it outlined above, please email me at laura@smarteatingforkids.com to discuss other uses.

[Terms & Conditions updated February 1, 2016]