Posted 16 October 2012 - 09:10 AM
ESSENTIAL BABY AND MEDICAL ADVICE
While we encourage members to share experiences about their family's health, we cannot allow members to give medical advice for legal reasons.
Please do not recommend particular medications or offer dosage advice to other members nor attempt a diagnosis.
If you are concerned about the health of you, your child or loved one please seek professional medical advice
DISCUSSION OF DOCTORS & HEALTH PROFESSIONALS ON THE ESSENTIAL BABY & ESSENTIAL KIDS FORUMS
Positive comments about doctors are now banned under new regulations from the Medical Board of Australia which forbid testimonials on social media
Negative comments about health professionals cannot be substantiated and are a defamation risk
If you wish to ask for opinions on a specific Health Practitioner (eg. Obstetrician) you may post a topic and request responses via the Private Message (PM) system.
If you wish to ask for recommendations regarding a Health Practitioner you may post a topic and request responses via the PM system.
Any topic asking for opinions on a specific Health Practitioner or requesting recommendations will be closed to prevent public discussion.
As per EB Site Rules the contents of a PM must remain private and not be posted within the forum.
If sharing a negative experience with a Health Practitioner you must not in any way identify that person.