Terms of use

These few lines have been developed to facilitate the use of PCU Québec online tools and to promote better communication in a user-friendly environment.

Our online environments have been created to provide spaces for sharing, collaboration and discussions about phenylketonuria, health, wellness and sports.

We encourage any social media user to take part in conversations, to contact us or to collaborate with us through our Facebook page, our Twitter account, our Instagram account or our blog. We will also participate in conversations and will try to respond as quickly as possible to questions and comments.

We ensure the free expression of our members. So we will not remove content that expresses ideas that we do not share. However, we want to maintain a friendly environment and constructive discussions. We reserve the right to moderate or delete comments and to restrict the right of access to users who disseminate content that violates the rules of conduct that should be in effect at any time on this type of communication tool, In order to promote respect, civility and the right of expression of users and moderators.

To do this, we ask you to respect certain guidelines:

  1. Respect for others and courtesy: Each participant has the right to express their opinion, subject to not infringing on the rights of others. We will not tolerate mockery or personal attacks. In addition, we will not accept comments that we consider offensive, discriminatory, hateful, racist, or comments based on sexual orientation, religious practices, allegiances, or any other comments that may be interpreted as discriminatory. No spam will be tolerated. Any spam, promotional content or misinformation will be removed.
  2. Confidentiality of personal information: The communication tools we use (Facebook, Twitter, blog) are public. We strongly recommend that you do not share your personal information in these environments. In addition, please note that PCU Québec can not be held responsible if the network or social media accounts we use are the subject of piracy.
  3. Follow Facebook rules. Any comment on our Facebook page is also subject to moderation by the Facebook team, according to the terms of use of the social network http://www.facebook.com/terms.php. Please, note that the comments and opinions on this page belong to their authors. The views expressed on this page do not necessarily reflect the opinions of PCU Québec.

Our keywords (Hashtags)

A hashtag is a word or phrase preceded by the pound symbol (#) used on social media such as Twitter and Facebook to identify messages on specific topics. Here is the list of keywords we regularly use on our social media platforms to reach as many users as possible:

  • #Phenylcetonurie
  • #PCU
  • #Phenylketonuria
  • #PKU
  • #lowprotein
  • #Health
  • #bienetre
  • #training
  • #workout

Phenylcetonurie Quebec is not managed by health professionals

The articles, ideas, tips and recipes posted here are suggestions. It is important to always seek the advice of a healthcare professional before starting any workout. In addition, even though the recipes and foods published on PCU Quebec’s online platforms have low protein levels, note that their nutritional values and their phenylalanine content have not been evaluated. If you are the parent of a child with phenylketonuria, consult your dietitian before trying any new product.

We reserve the right to modify these terms of use without prior notice if necessary.

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