About My Lifestyle Diet

Our mission is simple. To prevent you from ever purchasing another weight loss program or supplement again! My Lifestyle Diet was created in January 2008 and has quickly evolved into a trusted source for diet advice, health news, diet reviews, health videos, resources and more. We are committed to providing the common knowledge that other website's and companies charge for. Why? Because common sense is priceless.

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Note: This site is intended for adults 18 years of age and older.

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ernesto martinez

Ernesto Martinez (Tito)

Ernesto is the Senior Editor for MyLifestyleDiet.com and enjoys everything fitness. He studied Okinawa Kenpo Karate for over 20 years and holds a 2nd degree black belt. He also enjoys long walks on the beach... (who wrote that?) . Ernesto enjoys his time off with his beautiful wife, wonderful stepson, and amazing daughter! ernesto@mylifestylediet.com


Laurie Beebe

Laurie Beebe, MS, RD

Laurie has been a registered dietitian since 1983 and is certified in adult weight management through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Laurie went to the University of Florida undergraduate, and Case Western Reserve University for graduate school. She also studied personal life coaching through Coach U (a coaching school accredited by the International Coach Federation). Laurie really does enjoy taking long walks. Just ask her dog.


Ali Hale

Ali Hale

Ali Hale is a freelance writer and post-grad creative writing student in London (UK). She's been interested in healthy eating and nutrition for several years, primarily after getting down to a healthy BMI in her late teens. She likes pretty much anything involving good words, good website's, or good chocolate. Her carrot consumption levels have led her partner to claim that he "has a giant rabbit at home" when shopping in the local greengrocers. Ali is also the founder of www.theofficediet.com.

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Dana Walsh

Dana Walsh

Dana Walsh owns and writes for FitCeleb.com and StepbyStepMom.com, blogs that both focus on general lifestyle topics like: beauty, health and fashion.  Fit Celeb focuses more on celebrity diet and fitness, while Step by StepMom focuses more on stepparenting and family topics.  Both blogs reflect Ms. Walsh's personality and passions, as she is a group fitness instructor and a stepmom.   

Ms. Walsh has been teaching fitness for three years, hoping to inspire and engage her participants to living a healthier, happier lifestyle.  As a stepparent, Ms. Walsh struggles with obstacles that many stepparents face, and hopes to become a comforting voice for stepparents.

When Ms. Walsh isn't teaching fitness or managing her blogs, she is obtaining her Master's degree in Early Childhood Education.  She is expected to graduate May 2011. 


Karen Kaufer

Karen Kaufer

Karen joined the National Dairy Council in 2008 and leads strategic partnerships and educational initiatives with national nutrition, health and government organizations. Learn More about her at The Dairy Report.

 

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We do not accept payments for any product reviews posted on our website. All information and reviews are provided as editorial content for our readers.

If you are interested in advertising with My Lifestyle Diet.net, please send an email to advertising@mylifestylediet.com and a representative will contact you within 2 business days to discuss your request.

 

Privacy Policy Statement
Updated: 4/8/2009

 

What information do we collect?

When registering on our site for newsletters, contests, leaving comments, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Like most website's, we use cookies and/or web beacons to enhance your experience, gather general visitor information, and track visits to our website. Please refer to the 'do we use cookies?' section below for information about cookies and how we use them.

All outbound links on reviews are in the following format:
www.mylifestylediet.com/diets/xxxx in order to keep click counts and understand how you (the visitor) interacts with our web pages. This data is used by mylifestylediet.com to provide a better experience for future visits.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

• To improve our website
(we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)

• To improve customer service
(your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs)

• To send periodic emails (for confirmed newsletter subscribers)

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

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Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance


Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our online privacy policy and terms of use.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page, and/or update the Privacy Policy modification date below.

This policy was last modified on 10/16/2008

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us using the information below.

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Email:
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Terms and Conditions
Updated: 11/17/2009

 

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1. Introduction

The Website Owner, including subsidiaries and affiliates ("mylifestylediet.com" or "Ernesto Martinez" or "Staff Writers") provides the information contained on this website or any of the pages comprising the website ("mylifestylediet.com") to visitors (cumulatively referred to as "you" or "your" hereinafter) subject to the terms and conditions set out in these website terms and conditions, the privacy policy and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices which may be applicable to a specific section or module of this website.

2. Information on the Website

While every effort is made to update the information contained on this website, neither the Website Owner nor any third party or data or content provider make any representations or warranties, whether express, implied in law or residual, as to the sequence, accuracy, completeness or reliability of information, opinions, any share price information, research information, data and/or content contained on the website (including but not limited to any information which may be provided by any third party or data or content providers) ("information") and shall not be bound in any manner by any information contained on the website. the Website Owner reserves the right at any time to change or discontinue without notice, any aspect or feature of this website. No information shall be construed as advice and information is offered for information purposes only and is not intended for trading purposes. You and your company rely on the information contained on this website at your own risk. If you find an error or omission at this site, please let us know.

3. Trade Marks

The trade marks, names, logos and service marks (collectively "trade marks") displayed on this website are registered and unregistered trade marks of the Website Owner. Nothing contained on this website should be construed as granting any licence or right to use any trade mark without the prior written permission of the Website Owner.

4. External Links

External links may be provided for your convenience, but they are beyond the control of the Website Owner and no representation is made as to their content. Use or reliance on any external links and the content thereon provided is at your own risk. When visiting external links you must refer to that external website's terms and conditions of use. No hypertext links shall be created from any website controlled by you or otherwise to this website without the express prior written permission of the Website Owner. Please contact us if you would like to link to this website or would like to request a link to your website.

4.1 Disclosure

We do not accept payments for any product reviews posted on our website. All information and reviews are provided as editorial content for our readers. However, external links on reviews may contain affiliate links that may lead to a commission for any traffic referred by mylifestylediet.com. Affiliate links do not impact the editorial process nor the opinion of any reviews on mylifestylediet.com. Please see our Disclosure on Affiliate Links for more information.

5. Public Forums and User Submissions

The Website Owner is not responsible for any material submitted to the public areas by you (which include bulletin boards, hosted pages, chat rooms, or any other public area found on the website. Any material (whether submitted by you or any other user) is not endorsed, reviewed or approved by the Website Owner. The Website Owner reserves the right to remove any material submitted or posted by you in the public areas, without notice to you, if it becomes aware and determines, in its sole and absolute discretion that you are or there is the likelihood that you may, including but not limited to -

5.1 defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the rights of other users or any third parties;

5.2 publish, post, distribute or disseminate any defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful material or information;

5.3 post or upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the Website Owner's and/or a third party's computer system and/or network;

5.4 violate any copyright, trade mark, other applicable United States or international laws or intellectual property rights of the Website Owner or any other third party;

5.5 submit contents containing marketing or promotional material which is intended to solicit business.

6. Specific Use

You further agree not to use the website to send or post any message or material that is unlawful, harassing, defamatory, abusive, indecent, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, sexually orientated, racially offensive, profane, pornographic or violates any applicable law and you hereby indemnify the Website Owner against any loss, liability, damage or expense of whatever nature which the Website Owner or any third party may suffer which is caused by or attributable to, whether directly or indirectly, your use of the website to send or post any such message or material.

7. Warranties

The Website Owner makes no warranties, representations, statements or guarantees (whether express, implied in law or residual) regarding the website, the information contained on the website, your or your company's personal information or material and information transmitted over our system.

8. Disclaimer of Liability.

The Website Owner shall not be responsible for and disclaims all liability for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct, indirect or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever which may be suffered by you or any third party (including your company), as a result of or which may be attributable, directly or indirectly, to your access and use of the website, any information contained on the website, your or your company's personal information or material and information transmitted over our system. In particular, neither the Website Owner nor any third party or data or content provider shall be liable in any way to you or to any other person, firm or corporation whatsoever for any loss, liability, damage (whether direct or consequential), personal injury or expense of any nature whatsoever arising from any delays, inaccuracies, errors in, or omission of any share price information or the transmission thereof, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon or occasioned thereby or by reason of non-performance or interruption, or termination thereof.

9. Use of the Website.

The Website Owner does not make any warranty or representation that information on the website is appropriate for use in any jurisdiction. By accessing the website, you warrant and represent to the Website Owner that you are legally entitled to do so and to make use of information made available via the website.

9.1 Ask The Dietician

Visitors who choose to utilize to 'Ask The Dietician' feature of the website (mylifestylediet.com) are subject to have their questions published on the blog. First name and last initial are used for questions that are posted to the blog along with the submitted question. Emails are never published and are covered by the privacy policy.

10. General

10.1 Entire Agreement.

These website terms and conditions constitute the sole record of the agreement between you and the Website Owner in relation to your use of the website. Neither you nor the Website Owner shall be bound by any express tacit or implied representation, warranty, promise or the like not recorded herein. Unless otherwise specifically stated these website terms and conditions supersede and replace all prior commitments, undertakings or representations, whether written or oral, between you and the Website Owner in respect of your use of the website.

10.2 Alteration

the Website Owner may at any time modify any relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices. You acknowledge that by visiting the website from time to time, you shall become bound to the current version of the relevant terms and conditions (the "current version") and, unless stated in the current version, all previous versions shall be superseded by the current version. You shall be responsible for reviewing the then current version each time you visit the website.

10.3 Conflict.

Where any conflict or contradiction appears between the provisions of these website terms and conditions and any other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices, the other relevant terms and conditions, policies or notices which relate specifically to a particular section or module of the website shall prevail in respect of your use of the relevant section or module of the website.

10.4 Waiver.

No indulgence or extension of time which either you or the Website Owner may grant to the other will constitute a waiver of or, whether by estoppel or otherwise, limit any of the existing or future rights of the grantor in terms hereof, save in the event or to the extent that the grantor has signed a written document expressly waiving or limiting such rights.

10.5 Cession.

The Website Owner shall be entitled to cede, assign and delegate all or any of its rights and obligations in terms of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices to any third party.

10.6 Severability.

All provisions of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices are, notwithstanding the manner in which they have been grouped together or linked grammatically, severable from each other. Any provision of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices, which is or becomes unenforceable in any jurisdiction, whether due to voidness, invalidity, illegality, unlawfulness or for any reason whatever, shall, in such jurisdiction only and only to the extent that it is so unenforceable, be treated as pro non scripto and the remaining provisions of any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall remain in full force and effect.

10.7 Applicable laws.

Any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States without giving effect to any principles of conflict of law. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the High Court of the United States in respect of any disputes arising in connection with the website, or any relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices or any matter related to or in connection therewith.

10.8 Comments or Questions.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns arising from the website, the privacy policy or any other relevant terms and conditions, policies and notices or the way in which we are handling your personal information please contact us.

 

Disclosure of Affiliate Links
11/20/2009

 

Disclosure

MyLifestyleDiet.com does not accept payments for any product or program reviews posted on our website. All information and reviews are provided as editorial content for our readers. However, external links on reviews may contain affiliate links that may lead to a commission for traffic referred by mylifestylediet.com. Affiliate links do not impact the editorial process nor the opinion of any reviews on mylifestylediet.com

What Do Our Affiliate Links Look Like?

MyLifestyleDiet.com keeps track of every outbound link on our reviews (both affiliate and non affiliate) to understand how our visitors interact with our website and to provide a better user experience as stated in our Privacy Policy. Any link that is in the following format may be an affiliate link: www.mylifestylediet.com/diets/xxxxxxxx or any link containing 202.php.


Why is This Important For You to Know?

The FTC (Federal Trade Commission) is cracking down on the amount of consumer abuse caused by deceitful internet marketing practices which is great for you, the consumer. MyLifestyleDiet.com believes in transparency. We feel our visitors have the right to know the difference between the links we provide on our site.


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