Introduction
Our Mission
Editors
Contributors
Contact Us
Terms and Conditions of Use
Privacy Policy
 
  Introduction  
HolisticHeartHealth.com was created by three actively practicing heart specialists to serve those interested in improving heart health through the use of a holistic approach coupled with traditional medicine. Thousands of hours and years of experience have gone into the research and development of the content provided in this Web site. We hope that you find the information of benefit to you regardless of whether you are a patient, loved-one, care-giver, physician, nurse or holistic health care provider. Please contact us with your comments and any suggestions you may have for improving our Web site.
 
  Our Mission Return to top
  • To improve heart health by providing the best knowledge available in the fields of holistic therapies and their role in collaboration with traditional cardiovascular medicine.
  • To create a source for information on holistic heart health that is medically researched and objective in its presentation.
  • To provide this information in a usable and understandable way.
  • To continually update our site with the latest research findings and topics of interest to our users.
  • To create a community in which those interested in improving heart health through the use of holistic therapies will share ideas and their experiences.
 
  Editors Return to top
Adrian K. Almquist, M.D.
Dr. Almquist is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist with Minneapolis Cardiology Associates at the Minneapolis Heart Institute. He is the director of their pacemaker department. Dr. Almquist has been at the Minneapolis Heart Institute for over a decade and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He is also an instructor for the cardiovascular division, department of medicine at the University of Minnesota. He received his medical degree from the University of Nebraska College of Medicine and has particular research interests in pacemaker and ICD clinical trials, the use of antiarrhythmics versus ICDs and the implementation of holistic therapies for improved cardiac patient outcomes.
David G. Hurrell, MD
Dr. Hurrell is a senior consulting cardiologist with Minneapolis Cardiology Associates at the Minneapolis Heart Institute. There, he is the co-director of nuclear cardiology. He received his medical degree from Mayo Medical School. Dr. Hurrell performed his fellowship at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine and his internship/residency at Beth Israel Hospital at the Harvard Medical School. He is also an instructor for the cardiovascular division, department of medicine at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Hurrell has had over 25 articles and abstracts published in the medical literature. He serves on the cardiovascular integrative therapies steering committee of Abbott Northwestern Hospital with the Minneapolis Heart Institute.
Vibhu R. Kshettry, MD
Dr. Kshettry is a cardiovascular, thoracic and transplant surgeon with Minneapolis Cardio-Thoracic Surgical Consultants at the Minneapolis Heart Institute. He is the director of their cardiovascular integrated health services. Prior to this he held several academic positions at the University of Minnesota Medical School, including assistant professor of surgery; director, circulatory assist program; and surgical director, lung and heart-lung transplantation program. He received his medical degree in India and performed his residency in the U.K. and the U.S. Dr. Kshettry has been involved in over 20 research projects, written more than 100 articles, abstracts and book chapters, and has been featured in seven educational surgical videotapes.
Jan Becker, M.B.A.  
Jan Becker is a consultant providing marketing and business development experience to Holistic Heart Health. She has more than thirteen years of experience working in the medical industry. Her background includes upper management level positions with Boston Scientific's SCIMED, Augustine Medical, Inc. and Medtronic, Inc. Her accomplishments include launching over 20 new products in the medical device field. She continues to expand her areas of expertise into the world of e-commerce and health care related services.
 
  Contributors Return to top
Felicia Busch, M.P.H., R.D., F.A.D.A.
Felicia Busch is the Author of The New Nutrition from Antioxidants to Zucchini, published in 2000. This guide contains the latest information on the best foods for optimal nutrition, vitamins and minerals, and herbal supplements in all facets of health. She is a noted nutrition expert and writes for a variety of newsletters, magazines and newspapers. She has also appeared on radio and TV. She is a spokesperson for the American Dietetic Association.
 
  Contact us Return to top
Please tell us of your areas of interest and provide comments on our Web site.
 
  Holistic Heart HealthSM  TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE Return to top
PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING THE WEB SITE.

The Holistic Heart Health, Inc. Web site, www.holistichearthealth.com ("HHH Site," or the "Site") is an Internet-based online information and link service provided by Holistic Heart Health, Inc. ("HHH"). "User" means each person who establishes or accesses a connection for access to and use of the HHH Site. BY ACCESSING OR USING THE HHH SITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT ("Agreement"). IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR USE THE HHH SITE.

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To provide a comprehensive resource for information regarding holistic medicine and aid in the understanding of cardiac health, the information contained on the HHH Site is compiled from a variety of sources ("Information Providers" or "Content Partners"). Neither HHH nor Information Providers directly or indirectly practice medicine or dispense medical services as part of the HHH Site. The accuracy of listings has not necessarily been reviewed by the organizations listed. Offerings shown may no longer be available.

USAGE/USER CONDUCT
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OPERATIONAL POLICIES
Your communications on or through the Web site are not edited, censored or controlled by HHH. HHH cannot and does not review all communications nor screen all content provided via the Web site and is not responsible for the content of these communications and materials. Notwithstanding the foregoing, HHH reserves the right to block or remove content that HHH, in its sole discretion, considers to be (a) abusive, libelous, defamatory or obscene, (b) fraudulent, deceptive, or misleading, (c) in violation of a copyright or trademark, other intellectual property right of another or (d) offensive or otherwise unacceptable to HHH in its sole discretion. ANY MESSAGES, ADVICE, OPINIONS OR OTHER INFORMATION CONTAINED IN ANY DISCUSSION AREA SHOULD NOT BE CONSTRUED AS PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR INSTRUCTION.

HHH has no liability or responsibility to Users of the HHH Site or any other person or entity for performance or nonperformance of the aforementioned activities.

HHH has established the following rules to maintain an informative and convenient service that meets the needs of the Users of the Web site and our affiliates and to avoid the harmful result from disseminating statements that are false, malicious, violate the rights of others, or are otherwise harmful.

While Using the Web site You May Not:
    (I) Transmit any message anonymously or under a false name;

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    (V) Transmit any message, data, image or program that would violate the intellectual property rights of others, including unauthorized copyrighted text, images or programs, trade secrets or other confidential proprietary information, and trademarks or secrets used in an infringing fashion;

    (VI)Interfere, in any way, with others' use or access to the Web site;

    (VII) Transmit advertisements or solicitations of business; and

    (VIII) Engage in any conduct which, in the judgement of HHH, exposes HHH or any of its Users to any liability or detriment of any type.

HHH reserves the right to take such action as it deems appropriate regarding any violation of these rules.

INDEMNIFICATION
User agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless, HHH, its affiliates and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of the use of the HHH Site by User.

LIMITED LICENSE
By this Agreement, HHH, subject to the terms of this Agreement, grants a limited, non-transferable and non-exclusive license to use the software and documentation necessary to access, explore and otherwise use the HHH Site and to use the materials in the HHH Site in a manner consistent with the provisions herein. This license does not include any derivative use of this site or its contents. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of HHH.

TRADEMARKS/SERVICE MARKS
Holistic Heart Health, Holistic Heart Health and design and HHH are trademarks of Holistic Heart Health, Inc. All other trademarks appearing on the HHH Site are the property of their respective owners.

COPYRIGHT
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Only personal use of such material is permitted. Requests for permission to use or reproduce such copyrighted material may be e-mailed to HHH. You agree not to change or delete any proprietary notices from materials downloaded from the HHH Site. By accessing this page and this site and/or by downloading this file, you expressly agree and consent to the foregoing terms and conditions.
 
USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
HHH holds the confidentiality of its Web site visitors in the highest regard. Our primary goal in collecting personal information is to provide you, the user, with a customized experience on our site. HHH conducts internal research on demographics, interests and behaviors based on the information provided during registration for My Holistic Heart, when you contact us directly and from our server log files. We do this to better understand and serve our users.

Personally identifiable medical information provided via the Web site is not provided to other parties. HHH will not disclose your personally identifiable health information to third parties except where we have your permission or under special circumstances such as, but not limited to, when there is a situation that the law requires it.

HHH gives you the opportunity to receive information about new articles and other items from HHH, as well as communications on behalf of third parties who offer products and services that we think might be of interest or value to you. If you do not want us to send you this information, you may contact us and tell us not to send it. Please see the HHH Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY
HHH is committed to protecting the privacy of children. The HHH Site is not intended or designed to attract children under the age of 13. HHH does not collect personally identifiable information from any person we actually know is a child under the age of 13.

USER REPRESENTATIONS
You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and that you possess the legal right and ability to enter into this Agreement and to use the HHH Site in accordance with this Agreement. You agree to be financially responsible for your use of the HHH Site (as well as for use of your account by others, including minors living with you) and to comply with your responsibilities and obligations as stated in this Agreement.

OPERATION
HHH reserves complete and sole discretion with respect to the operation of the HHH Site. HHH may, among other things, withdraw, suspend or discontinue any functionality or feature of the HHH Site.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
The links in the HHH Site will allow other sites to be accessed. Links to third party sites are for your convenience. These linked sites are not under the control of HHH, and HHH is not responsible for the content, products or services provided by any linked site. The third party link on the HHH Site does not imply any endorsement, guarantee, warrant or representation by HHH of the quality or accuracy of the content, products or services provided to you by any linked site. Your use of third party Web sites is at your own risk and subject to the terms and conditions of use for such sites.

HHH MAIL POLICIES
HHH tracks all messages to ensure proper delivery and uses vendor-supplied information to deliver your message. HHH does not warrant the accurateness or timeliness of the delivery of your inquiry, but HHH will undertake reasonable efforts to deliver your message in a timely fashion.

APPLICABLE LAW
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the State of Minnesota. By accessing this Web site, you and HHH agree that the laws of Minnesota, without regard to conflicts of law principally followed in the state from which the Web site is accessed, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and HHH.

HHH makes no claim that the Content of the HHH Site may be downloaded outside the United States.

SEVERABILITY
This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and HHH and to your use of the Web site. The provisions of this Agreement are severable, and in the event any provision hereof is determined to be invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability shall not in any way affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining provisions hereof.

  PRIVACY POLICY Return to top
At Holistic Heart Health, Inc. ("HHH"), your privacy is important to us. We understand that your health is a personal and private matter, and we want you to feel comfortable visiting our Web site and using our services. Our Privacy Policy will provide you with the details on what information we collect, how we protect it, and what options you have regarding how that information is used. We urge you to read the following information so that you will understand our commitment to you and your privacy, and how you can participate in that commitment.

This Privacy Policy covers HHH's treatment of personally identifiable information that HHH collects when you are on the HHH Site, and when you use HHH's services. This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that HHH does not own or control, or to people that HHH does not employ or manage. Additionally, any information (including personal and/or medical information) that you reveal in a public forum (such as a bulletin board, mail list, chat room) is not protected by this Privacy Policy.

What kind of personal information do we collect?
Is your personal information released to third parties?
Cookies and IP Addresses
External Links
What are your privacy options?
How can you update your personal information and contact Holistic Heart Health?

What kind of personal information do we collect?
    1) We collect personally identifiable information, that you provide to us, when you create your My Holistic Heart file, when you take the risk assessment Holistic Heart Profile and when you use certain HHH services. Once you become a member with HHH and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
    The information we collect in My Holistic Heart includes:
      Member Name*
      Email address*
      Zip code*
      Full Name
      Street Address
      Gender
      Year of Birth


    An asterisk (*) indicates required information.

    All other information is optional. The information we collect in the Holistic Heart Risk Profile includes:
      Member Name*
      Email address*
      Zip Code*
      Full name
      Street Address
      Gender*
      Year of Birth*

    A variety of health related questions need to be answered in order to provide a useful assessment (some are required, some are not). The more information you volunteer (and the more accurate it is), the better we are able to customize your experience. See the risk assessment for full details.

    The only personally identifiable information HHH obtains about individual visitors to its Web site is that supplied voluntarily by visitors. In cases when HHH may need personal information to provide visitors with customized content or to inform them about new features or services, visitors are explicitly asked for that information.

    2) When you send an article to a friend or when you tell a friend about HHH, we ask for your e-mail address and that of your recipient. That information will only be used if there are transmission errors and to let the recipient know who sent the story. We may follow up with an e-mail inviting your friend to visit HHH, but with no other offers or promotions. We do not sell or reuse the address in any other way.

    3) We use cookies to track some information, simulate a continuous connection and make your visit to HHH easier. "Cookies" are small computer files used by a Web site to deliver data to your hard drive. Cookies "remember" information and are there to improve your experience on our site.

    HHH also automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested.

Is your personal information released to third parties?
HHH will not disclose to unaffiliated companies any information we gather from you that could be used to identify or contact you ("Personal Information"). Any Personal Information provided to entities affiliated with HHH will be treated in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy, unless you are otherwise notified.
In the following limited circumstances we will consider, and may release, Personal Information to third parties: (1) to comply with valid legal requirements such as law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena, or court order; or (2) in special cases, such as physical threat to you or others. We also provide Personal Information to our affiliates where it is necessary for them to provide us with products and services related to better operation and maintenance of our Web site. We will attempt to require that each of these affiliates not further use or disclose your Personal Information for any purpose other than providing you or us with products and services. Of course, we cannot guarantee their compliance with these restrictions.

HHH may provide third parties with some general demographics on visitors to our site that does not allow you to be personally identified or contacted ("Aggregate Information").

Cookies and IP Addresses
We do not and cannot use cookies or IP address tracking to retrieve personal information from your computer.
Our site places a text file called a "cookie" in the browser files of your computer. Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an individual's hard disk for record keeping purposes. Our site uses cookies during your online session to deliver content specific to your interests. Cookies allow us to avoid showing you the same ad or other message repeatedly. Our cookies do not contain personal information. They do enable HHH to relate your use of the site to information that you have specifically and knowingly provided to our site.

Most browsers can be set to reject all cookies. Most browsers offer assistance and instructions on how to reset the browser to reject cookies in the "HELP" section of the toolbar. If you reject our cookie, certain of the functions and services of the HHH Site may not work properly.

All computers and servers on the Internet use IP addresses to recognize and communicate with each other. Collecting IP addresses allows us to administer and analyze our site and report non-personal information (such as how many members we have) to sponsors and/or content providers. When you call up a HHH Site page on your computer, HHH's servers enter the IP address of that computer into a log. To maintain our users' anonymity, HHH does not associate IP addresses with records containing personal information.

External Links
In order to provide visitors with greater value, HHH may provide links to various third party Web sites through the HHH Site. However, even if a third-party affiliation exists between HHH and that destination site, HHH exercises no authority over linked sites, each of which maintains independent privacy and data collection policies and procedures. HHH assumes no responsibility or liability for these independent methods or actions and is not responsible for the independent policies or procedures of destination sites. Similarly, HHH cannot take responsibility for the privacy initiatives or the content of such Web sites. These destination links are provided only for your convenience, and as such, you access them at your own risk. However, HHH wishes to ensure the integrity of the HHH Site and its destination links, so any comments pertaining to the HHH Site or any sites accessed through the HHH Site links are greatly appreciated.

What are your privacy options?
When you create your personal file in My Holistic Heart, you will be given the option of receiving newsletters, e-mail updates and other offerings from HHH. You may choose not to receive these e-mails at the time you provide the information or by changing your preferences.

How can you update your personal information and contact Holistic Heart Health?

You can contact us if you need to delete your Personal Information from our systems, update your Personal Information, or change your e-mail preferences by e-mailing us at contactus@HolisticHeartHealth.com You can send mail to the following postal address:
     Holistic Heart Health, Inc.
     PO Box 2101
     Maple Grove, MN 55311-9998

Please note that it may not be technologically possible to remove each and every record of the information you have provided HHH from our servers.

HHH has the right to make changes to the Privacy Policy at any time without notice.

You are responsible for reviewing this policy periodically and being aware of any changes.

Please see our online Conditions and Terms of Use governing your use of the HHH Site.

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