Practitioners of Pastoral Science & Medicine offer health improvement and counseling services based on a ministerial license issued by the Pastoral Medical Association (PMA). The titles PSc.D and D.PSc referenced on this website relate to practitioner’s PMA license, and not to any state license authority.
PMA licensees do not practice medicine. More specifically, they do not examine, diagnose or treat, or offer to treat or cure or attempt to cure, any mental or physical disease, disorder or illness, or any physical deformity or injury. Also, PMA licensees do not recommend or prescribe any medications or pharmaceutical drugs.
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Further Notices and Disclaimer
The information on this Website is provided for general informational purposes only and is not intended to constitute or substitute for (1) medical advice, (2) any information contained on or in any medical prescription or product label or packaging, (3) the practice of medicine including but not limited to psychiatry, psychology, psychotherapy or the provision of medical or nutritional diagnosis or treatment, (4) the creation of a physician-patient or clinical relationship, or (5) an endorsement, a recommendation or a sponsorship by the Pastoral Medical Association of any PMA licensee, third party or third-party product or service.
You should not use the information on this site for self-diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or as a prescription or substitution for any medication or other treatment. You should consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise or supplementation program, before taking any medication, or if you have or suspect you might have a medical problem. Information and statements regarding any healthcare protocol and/or dietary supplements available on or through this Website have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
You should never disregard medical advice or delay seeking it or discontinue treatment because of something you have watched or read on this website.
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