This website is operated by Medikidz Limited (we, us, our or Medikidz). Our registered company number is 06608093 and our principal address is at Level 2, 25 North Row, London, W1K 6D, United Kingdom. Our VAT registration number is 936381015.

These Terms of Use govern your access to and use of this website and the services and products offered through this website. These Terms of Use form a legally binding contract between you and us. If you do not want to be bound by these Terms of Use then you should not use the website or services.

The Terms of Sale apply to any orders of books and other products via this website. The Terms of Sale are incorporated into and form part of these Terms of Use.

The way in which we use personal data relating to you is explained in our Privacy and Cookies Policy, which forms part of these Terms of Use.

We may change these Terms of Use (including the Terms of Sale and our Privacy and Cookies Policy) from time to time. If we do so, we will update the terms on the website. Your use of the website will be taken as your acceptance of the latest version of these Terms of Use.

These terms were last updated on 18th December 2013.



To use the community areas of this website (chat room and/or message boards) you must be aged 10 and over. If you are less than 10 years old, we are afraid that you cannot use the chat room. If you are 10 or older but under the age of 18, please go through these terms with your parent or guardian and make sure that both you and your parent or guardian are happy with them and agree with them.


You may only use the website for your personal, non-commercial use in accordance with these Terms of Use. You may display content from the website, and print and copy individual pages for your personal use. You may only submit content to the community areas of this website in accordance with these Terms of Use. Additional terms may also apply to certain features, parts or content of the website. Where they apply, the additional terms will be available at the relevant part of the website and you may only use the relevant feature, part or content in accordance with those terms.


You may only use the website for lawful purposes. You are not allowed to:

  • submit any content to the website in breach of these Terms of Use;
  • copy any part of the website (except as permitted above, and to the extent that copying occurs automatically in the normal course of your accessing the website using a browser);
  • store pages of the website on a server or other storage device connected to a network, or create an electronic database by systematically downloading and storing pages of the website;
  • modify, translate or otherwise create derivative works from any part of the website;
  • interfere with, or disrupt, the provision of the website or its use by anyone else, or remove or change any content of the website;
  • upload to the website and/or use the website to store or transmit any malicious code or harmful programs designed to adversely affect the operation of any computer software, hardware or network;
  • attempt to gain unauthorised access to the website, the server on which the website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to the website; or
  • use the website in a way that might damage our name or reputation or that of any of our affiliates. . You may only link to our website if the link is not misleading or deceptive; if you do not imply that we endorse or are affiliated with you, your website or any service or products you provide; you link to (and do not frame or replicate) the home page of the website; and the linked website does not contain any content that is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libellous, pornographic, obscene, vulgar, offensive or which infringes the intellectual property rights or other rights of any third party. We reserve the right to withdraw any linking permission in our discretion.If you wish to use any material on the website in any way or for any purpose that is not authorised in these Terms of Use, please contact us at rights granted to you under these Terms of Use will terminate immediately if you are in breach of any of them.


If you do not comply with these Terms of Use, we may delete your account (together with any or all of your content) and prevent you from re-registering. We will usually try and warn you before we do this, but we do not have to do so and in circumstances that we regard as appropriate we may delete your account without any warning at all.


We may provide chat rooms, message boards and other community areas on this website from time to time (a “Community Area”). Please use these Community Areas responsibly and with respect to others (including us, and other users). You may only use the Community Areas in accordance with the terms below.

Don’t forget that you are legally responsible for what you submit. Please consider how your comments could be received by others. Many different types of people of different ages (including children) may view your comments. Please be polite. Do not use swear words or crude or sexual language. Only English is allowed as the language for your postings. Keep your submissions relevant. Do not insult other contributions or discuss the non-appearance or removal of any content. Please respect people’s privacy.


You must not submit any posts or material that:

  • is:
    • libellous, malicious, threatening, false, misleading, offensive, abusive, discriminatory, harassing or racist;
    • a breach of confidentiality or someone’s privacy (for example, you must not submit the name, telephone number, email address or other contact details of any person);
    • indecent, obscene or of a sexual nature;
  • is likely to:
    • cause a person alarm or distress;
    • encourage violence or racial or religious hatred;
  • infringes any intellectual property rights, such as copyright and trade marks. This means generally that you must own the rights in everything you submit (e.g. photos and comments) or must obtain permission from the rights owner to submit the material;
  • advertises any product or services or is for any other commercial purpose;
  • impersonates anyone else or otherwise misrepresents your identity, affiliation or status;
  • could prejudice any active legal proceedings of which you are aware;
  • is technically harmful (including computer viruses, logic bombs, Trojan horses, worms, corrupted data or other malicious or harmful software, data, components or conduct);
  • is in breach of these terms and/or the Privacy and Cookies Policy;
  • is, encourages or teaches conduct that is a criminal offence, gives rise to civil liability, or is otherwise unlawful. You must not include links to any websites or webpages.
    You must not try to circumvent (i.e. get around) any protections we put in place for the security and operation of this website.
    You must not re-submit postings or other content which you are aware has been removed.
    If you see something which you reasonably believe breaches these terms, please use the ‘Contact Us‘ facility. Please do not report a post just because you disagree with what it says.


In relation to any content that you submit so as to be accessible via a Community Area (Your Content):

  • subject to the terms set out below, any intellectual property rights that you own in Your Content will be retained by you;
  • you grant us a worldwide, royalty-free and non-exclusive licence to copy, adapt and publish Your Content: (i) via the website; (ii) if the website is linked to any other website or application, via that other website or application; (iii) in other versions of the website that we operate, either on our own behalf or on behalf of third parties. This licence will continue to apply while you continue to include the relevant content on the website and will come to an end when you delete that content from the website.
  • you waive any moral rights you may have in, or to be identified as the author, of Your Content;
  • you are publishing such content and you acknowledge that you may be identified publically by your user ID in association with Your Content;
  • you are responsible for ensuring that you own the intellectual property rights in Your Content or you otherwise have the right to submit the content and grant the licences set out above in relation to that content.

If you do not want content submitted by you to be subject to these licence terms, then you should not submit it.


We do not (and have no obligation to) monitor the use of the website or any content uploaded to it by users, and do not pre-screen content uploaded by users, but we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to delete, edit or modify any content submitted by you or any other user, at any time and without notice to you.

Complaints about any content should be sent to us via our website and should contain details of the specific content giving rise to the complaint.


We will use reasonable efforts to ensure that the website is available for use for as much of the time as possible, but we cannot guarantee the continuous, uninterrupted or error-free operability of the website. There may be times when certain features, parts or content of the website, or the entire website, become unavailable (whether on a scheduled or unscheduled basis), for example due to maintenance or upgrades.

We may withdraw or suspend the operation of the website or services, or cease to provide and/or update content to the website, with or without notice to you, if we have reasonable grounds for doing so, including for security, legal or business reasons. We will not be liable to you or to any third party for any unavailability, modification, suspension or withdrawal of the website, or any features, parts or content of the website.

We may impose limits on certain features of the website or restrict your access to parts or all of it without notice or liability.

Except as expressly set out in these Terms of Use, we do not give or enter into any condition, warranty or other term to the effect that the website is or will be available all of the time, that it is free from defects or that it will comply with any particular standards.


We may change the design, features and/or functionality of the website from time to time. The content of the website may be updated at any time.

While we try to make sure that content made available on the website consisting of information of which we are the source is correct, the website may make content available which is derived from a number of sources (including users), for which we are not responsible. In all cases, information made available by the website is not intended to amount to authority or advice on which reliance should be placed.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, we will not be liable for any loss or damage incurred as a result of your use of the website or any reliance on any of the website content.

We do not guarantee that any particular content will be made available via the website.

We will not be liable for any errors or omissions in any content provided by users (for example, any inaccurate or incomplete user postings).

We cannot and do not guarantee that any content of the website will be free from viruses and/or other code that may have contaminating or destructive elements. It is your responsibility to implement appropriate IT security safeguards (including anti-virus and other security checks) to satisfy your particular requirements as to the safety and reliability of content.


In order to use our service via the website, you must register for and open an account with us. In doing so, you must ensure that all of the details that you give us are accurate and complete, and are kept up-to-date. Only one registration per person is allowed. Corporate or joint accounts are not permitted.

Once you have registered and have a log-on ID (e.g. username and password or other identifier(s)), please treat your log-on ID as confidential and do not reveal them to anyone else. You must notify us immediately via our website if anyone else has become aware of your ID in circumstances in which there is a risk of misuse or if you have any reason to believe that there is any other risk of any unauthorised use of your account.

Unless you have notified us that something has happened to cause a risk of unauthorised use of your ID, then any activities that occur under your ID will be treated as if they were carried out by you.

We reserve the right to disable any log-on ID, at any time, if in our opinion:

  • you have not complied with any of these Terms of Use;
  • any details you provide for the purposes of registering as a user are or may be false; or
  • there is any other risk to the security or integrity of our website or the services.


Our website may include links to other websites. We may include these to provide you with access to information and services that you might find useful or interesting. We have no control over and are not responsible for the content of these other websites or for anything provided by them, and do not guarantee that they will be continuously available. The fact that we include links to such external sites does not imply any endorsement of or association with their operators or promoters.


All intellectual property rights in any content on the website (including text, graphics, software, photographs and other images, videos, sound, trade marks and logos) are owned by us or our licensors.

We give you a non-exclusive licence to use and access the website and its content solely for your own personal use as permitted by these Terms of Use.

If you print off or copy pages from the website where permitted by these Terms of Use, you must not remove any copyright, trade mark or other intellectual property right notice(s) from the content.

Except to the extent expressly set out in these Terms of Use, you are not being given any rights in respect of any intellectual property rights owned by us or our licensors. You do not acquire any ownership of, or other rights in relation to, any such intellectual property rights by downloading any content from the website or otherwise.


We will not be liable to you for any: (i) losses which arise as a result of your unauthorised use of the website (including any breach by you of these Terms of Use); or (ii) losses that were not caused by our breach of these Terms of Use.

If you a using this website as a consumer, we will not be liable to you for any: (i) losses which are not a foreseeable or likely result of your use of the website; or (ii) loss of profits, loss of business, loss of revenue, loss of anticipated savings or any other loss connected with a trade or business. This will not affect any statutory rights that you may have as a consumer.

If you are using this website as a business, we will not be liable to you for any: (i) loss of profits; (ii) loss of revenue; (iii) loss of anticipated savings; (iv) loss of business; (in each case whether such loss is direct or indirect); or (v) indirect, consequential or special loss or damage whether such loss or liability arises due to negligence, breach of contract, misrepresentation or for any other reason.

Nothing in these Terms of Use will limit or exclude our liability to you for death or personal injury caused by our negligence or for fraudulent misrepresentation or any other liability that may not, under English law, be limited or excluded.


Use of your personal information by us (including any information that you give us on registration and any information derived from your use of the website or our services) will be in accordance with our Privacy and Cookies Policy. Please take the time to read this and make sure that you are happy with it before you upload any information or start to use the website.


These Terms of Use and your access and use of the website will be governed by English law. Any dispute regarding the website or these Terms of Use (including the Terms of Sale) will be dealt with by the English courts, provided that if you are a consumer and live in a part of the United Kingdom other than England, the applicable law of that part of the United Kingdom will govern and any dispute may be dealt with by the courts there. Nothing shall prevent us from bringing proceedings to protect our intellectual property rights before any competent court.

If any part of these terms is found to be unenforceable, all the other parts shall remain unaffected.

All notices given by you to us must be given in writing to the address set out at the end of these terms.

If we do not enforce any of our rights, that does not mean that the rights concerned have been waived.

Access to the website or to any content from territories where use of the website (or any part of it) is illegal or unlawful is expressly prohibited. If you choose to access the website from outside the United Kingdom, you do so of your own accord and are responsible for compliance with local laws.


Please submit any questions you have about these Terms of Use or any problems concerning the website or its use to us by any of the following means: