Herbal Consultation Waiver
This is to inform you about the risks and limitations associated with herbal consultation and to request your consent to proceed with our services. It is important that you read and understand the following information before we begin the consultation process.
Nature of Herbal Consultation: Herbal consultation involves discussing your health concerns, providing recommendations, and developing an herbal protocol tailored to your specific needs. Please note that I am not a medical doctor, and my services should not be considered as a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. My role is to provide guidance and support in using herbs and natural remedies.
Herbal Remedies and Supplements: During our consultation, I may recommend certain herbal remedies, dietary supplements, or lifestyle modifications based on the information you provide. It is important to understand that herbal remedies can have both beneficial and potential risks. While I will take into consideration any known allergies or medical conditions you disclose, it is your responsibility to inform me of any changes in your health status and consult with your primary healthcare provider before starting any new herbal regimen.
Limitations and Risks: Herbal consultation has inherent limitations and risks, including but not limited to the following: a) Lack of scientific evidence: While herbal remedies have been used for centuries and have anecdotal evidence supporting their effectiveness, many of them lack extensive scientific studies and may not be suitable for everyone. b) Allergic reactions: Some individuals may have allergies or sensitivities to certain herbs or supplements, leading to adverse reactions. It is crucial to inform me of any known allergies or reactions you have experienced. c) Drug interactions: Certain herbs and supplements can interact with prescription medications, potentially affecting their efficacy or causing adverse effects. It is important to disclose all medications you are currently taking to ensure there are no contraindications. d) Incomplete information: The effectiveness and safety of herbal remedies can vary based on various factors, including individual physiology and health conditions. As such, the information provided during the consultation may not be exhaustive or entirely accurate for your specific situation.
Personal Responsibility: By booking a consultation, you acknowledge and agree to the following: a) You are participating in the herbal consultation voluntarily and understand its limitations and potential risks. b) You will inform me of any changes in your health status, including new medical conditions, allergies, or medications, that may impact the suitability of the herbal protocol. c) You will consult with your primary healthcare provider before starting any new herbal regimen or making significant changes to your current treatment plan. d) You will take responsibility for your own health decisions and any consequences that may arise from the use of herbal remedies.
Feel free to ask any questions before agreeing. By booking, you confirm that you have read, understood, and voluntarily agreed to the terms and conditions outlined in this herbal consultation waiver.