Forum Guidelines

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  • Please refrain from rudeness, profanity (or attempts to bypass profanity filters), insulting posts, personal attacks or purposeless inflammatory posts.
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  • Use discretion when discussing medical professionals as we do not allow defamatory comments.  
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  • We reserve the right to remove offensive posts without notice.
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  • While these rules cover most common situations, they cannot anticipate everything. Consequently we reserve the right to take any actions we deem appropriate to ensure these forums are not disrupted or abused in any way.