Disclaimer and terms of use for Tommy's website content

About the information on the Tommy’s website, including user-generated content and pregnancy health information.

This site and its contents are copyright Tommy's, all rights reserved. Reproduction of all or any substantial part of the contents in any form is prohibited. No part of the site may be distributed or copied without express approval.

User-generated content

The opinions expressed in Tommy’s user-generated content areas, such as blog posts are solely those of the user, who is unlikely to have had medical training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of Tommy’s and are not advice from Tommy's.

Some of these opinions may contain information about treatments or use of drug products that are not based on medical expertise. We advise readers not to take drugs that are not prescribed by your qualified healthcare provider.

Tommy’s does not endorse any specific product, service or treatment.

Do not consider Tommy’s user-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on Tommy’s blog pages. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment.

Tommy’s understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource, but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor, midwife or hospital immediately.

Health information published by Tommy's

Tommy’s strives to ensure that the information on this website is accurate at the time of publication, timely, unbiased and useful. Tommy’s has ensured that the information published by Tommy's on our website has been checked by experts. Every effort is taken to make sure that advice given here is accurate and appropriate in the context of current UK practices. However, it should not be considered medical guidance or professional advice as we will not have had a chance to examine you and therefore can’t make a full assessment of your particular case and circumstances. 

Tommy’s is not responsible for errors or omission in the information provided or any actions resulting from the user of the information. If you have any concerns about your or your baby’s health, you should always speak to your midwife or other suitable healthcare professional.

You can read more about how we produce our pregnancy health information.

We occasionally include links to other websites and sources but we do not check these websites thoroughly and we do not take responsibility for the content of any external websites or other references listed on this website.