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Our Commitment To Privacy

Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on our homepage and at every point where personally identifiable information may be requested.

It is our intention to make enable our members and visitors to have an enjoyable, informative and safe visit to our website.

We are not selling any products, endorsing any companies or, in any way, a commercial enterprise.

Use of cookies

This site will use cookies, if supported by your browser, to improve ease of use and the user experience. These cookies do not contain personally identifiable information.

E-mail list privacy

Our e-mail lists are private, opt-in, and do not disclose other recipients addresses. We do not sell, give or allow access to our member’s email address.

If members receive unwanted email that they feel has come through, we urge them to immediately notify the administrators of the website and we will take appropriate action against the abusers.

We strongly urge members not to make their email address public and will remove it from public viewing unless specifically requested not to.

Members may receive periodic informational emails from and that function is operational only for senior administrators.


Membership is through application. All applicants will be checked and verified.

If application is approved, the registrant will receive notification.

We reserve the right to reject any applicant that we do not feel subscribes to the policies of

Registration Agreements Terms – For our Forums

While the administrators and moderators of this forum will attempt to remove or edit any generally objectionable material as quickly as possible, it is impossible to review every message. Therefore you acknowledge that all posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author and not the administrators, moderators or webmaster (except for posts by these people) and hence will not be held liable.

You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned (and your service provider being informed). The IP address of all posts is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. You agree that the webmaster, administrator and moderators of this forum have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should they see fit. As a user you agree to any information you have entered above being stored in a database. While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent the webmaster, administrator and moderators cannot be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.

This forum system uses cookies to store information on your local computer. These cookies do not contain any of the information you have entered above; they serve only to improve your viewing pleasure. The e-mail address is used only for confirming your registration details and password (and for sending new passwords should you forget your current one).

By clicking Register below you agree to be bound by these conditions, and that you are 13 years of age or older.*

From our registration process


Membership is through application. All applicants will be checked and verified. If application is approved, the registrant will receive notification. We reserve the right to reject any applicant that we do not feel subscribes to the policies of

Spam Email addresses and Domains

We despise what we consider the criminal action of spamming websites via spam email addresses and/or domains. If you are from said entity, you will not be allowed to join and/or have an active membership. We reserve the right to legal actions against those individuals engaged in such abuse.

The Children's Online Privacy Protection Act – COPPA

We agree to, support and adhere to COPPA guidelines. is for adults and will not knowingly accept a membership request from a minor without written notification and permission from the parent and/or guardian.

Browser information collection

Our servers record information about browsers (computers) that access our site. These logs do not contain personally identifiable information and are analyzed in order to improve the value of our service, for abuse complaints, and to insure the security of the site.

Resale or disclosure to third parties does not sell, rent, loan, or trade any personal information collected on our site. We will, however, disclose information to law enforcement agencies in response to a written subpoena, search warrant, or court order, and we are not responsible for notifying users of such requests.

Data security

This site has security measures in place to protect against the unauthorized disclosure or modification of information under our control. Your Member Profile is only as secure as your choice of User Name and Password. We recommend that you choose values that cannot be easily guessed by others.

Other websites

This site may contain links to other websites that are outside of the domain; we are not responsible for the privacy policies or contents of these sites.

Posting of medical information

We reserve the right to delete or not permit the posting of information that we consider harmful or possibly dangerous. We support the concept of evidence based medicine and do not subscribe to untested, untried or what may be considered “folklore” medicine. Please refer to our medical disclaimer.

Policy changes

This policy may subject to change with notice. Registered Members will be notified by e-mail of significant changes to this policy and changes will be announced on the site.


The senior administrators are:

  • Pat O'Connor, Founder and Executive Director, Lymphedema People - lymphedemapeople at aol dot com
  • Brad Clevenger, Cofounder, Senior Administrator and IT Director - (Current contact info listed in WhoIs)




omno at omno dot org

Terms of Use

Rules of Conduct

Updated September 13, 2007

This website and all contents are copyrighted © 2003-2007 by Pat O'Connor and; excepting that which is copyrighted by the respective owner as noted. Any hot-linking (except links that deliver the participant to this site), or copying, of content from this site with out prior written permission from Pat O'Connor and is strictly prohibited. All advertising on this site is provided by Google to defray the cost of operating this site. As all advertisements shown on this site are provided by a third party, you should in no way infer any endorsement, acknowledgement, or other connection between this site and said advertisements. Send requests to:

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