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Please read the following terms and conditions before using the King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Arabic Health Encyclopedia website (hereinafter Encyclopedia). Using this website implies that you agree with the terms and conditions of use. If you do not want to be bound by these terms and conditions, please do not use this website. If you continue to use this website, acceptance of these terms and conditions is agreed upon by you.

Applicable law:

The Encyclopedia upholds the legal requirements set forth by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Modifications and updates:

Without notification, changes may be made at all times to this website, including the terms of use. From the moment modifications have been put online, you will be legally bound by the amended terms.

Intellectual property rights:

Except as otherwise stated, the information and materials (including, but not limited to HTML, text, audio, video, press releases, tools, tutorials, software and other content) available on this website are the copyrighted works of NGHA and its licensors. NGHA and its licensors retain all right title and interest in and to the Encyclopedia content, including but not limited to all intellectual property rights.

The medical and health information available on this website is licensed to the NGHA by several partners of the NGHA. The following partners have licensed the KAAHE website to use their information:

  • NHS choices provides the video’s
  • WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office provides the dictionary and the mesh
  • Daily health stories are provided by Health Day News. Copyrights © 2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved
  • Healthy recipes are provided by EatingWell.com Copyrights © Meredith Corporation. All rights reserved.
  • Symptom Checker content is provided by Harvard Medical School Copyrights © Harvard Health Publications. All rights reserved

For the terms and conditions of use of the information licensed by the partners, please take notice of their terms and conditions of use.

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The use of this website is at your own risk. The information contained on this website is for information purposes only. The Encyclopedia is provided ‘as is’ without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Although utmost care is taken to keep this website accurate and available at all times, NGHA and its partners, affiliates, collaborators or employees do not provide any warranty about the accuracy, completeness and availability of the content enclosed.

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