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Where will the proceeds of Sale be directed?
I have spent thousands of dollars investigating upper cervical chiropractic, and wasted tens of thousands on what I call mainstream medical solutions(!), trying to get myself better. The investment in upper cervical chiropractic has been for me, from a health perspective, a worthwhile outlay of my time and money. My gift back to the profession for giving me my life back is my website and my desire to promote upper cervical chiropractic. I have kindly been offered donations to keep my site running and to enhance its content; however I do not wish to accept them and certainly will not be touting for them. If you wish to donate I would prefer that you donate to upper cervical chiropractic research. You choose which organization suits your objectives, philosophies and requirements. For those who are naturally cynical, the reasons I am selling products through my website are as follows. There are no other reasons!

  1. To allocate funds towards upper cervical chiropractic research.
  2. To help pay for the maintenance of the site, which involves paying my web designers to improve and update the site.
  3. Purchasing and sometimes translating research materials. Translation of papers from foreign languages can be quite expensive.

Point number 1 is very important to me. I am absolutely certain that well directed research funds will reveal upper cervical chiropractic for what it is; a simply amazing approach to wellness which MUST be included as part of any personal wellness/health plans. Sadly this is not the case today.

Greg Buchanan
Upper Cervical Patient Advocate

Shipping Duration, Pricing and Billing Policy
Products will be shipped from Australia by Australia Post. International orders are shipped economy air, please allow up to 28 days for delivery. In Australia shipment is via standard mail, please allow 7-10 days for delivery. For emergency shipments or for corporate orders, please contact us for shipment cost and availability.

Prices are quoted in Australian dollars (AUD) not including GST (Goods and Services Tax) and freight. If applicable Australian customers will be charged the prices quoted plus freight plus 10% GST. International customers will be charged prices quoted plus freight. International customers please note: All quoted prices for product on this site are charged in Australian dollars (AUD) and will be translated into your currency by your credit card provider according to their foreign exchange policies. The name of the billing company on your credit card statement for purchases made at www.upcspine.com will be 'Natural Health Sciences'. Your credit card will not be charged until the products are available and ready to be sent.

Customer Satisfaction Statement
We understand that customers need to be pleased with products purchased from this website. Our emphasis is first and foremost of ensuring customers are completely satisfied with the products and services. We will make certain that customers enjoy a long and satisfying relationship with upcspine.com. Our policies and procedures are customer friendly and we make it easy for you to do business with us. We will change our policies to meet your needs. We will achieve our goals by creating satisfied customers.

At upcspine.com we actively encourage you to report complaints about our products or services. If you have a complaint we want you to let us know in order that we may do something about it. We know that most customers, who are not satisfied, don't complain. They just never come back! Well, we want you back as a customer; so if you do have a complaint or even suggestion as to how we might improve our products and services please contact us. Of course, compliments are appreciated as well!

Guarantees and Warranty
We warrant to the original purchaser that our products are free from defects in material and workmanship for the period of 90 days from the date of the original purchase. This Limited Warranty shall be non-transferable.
If any defects in materials or workmanship in a product we have sold are identified and notified to us within the warranty period then we will, at our option, either

  • Repair or replace the product, or
  • Refund your money and take back the product.

Our liability under the Warranty is subject to us being satisfied that a defect was caused by defective workmanship or materials, and was not caused by or substantially contributed to by other factors, or circumstances beyond our control, including (but not limited to) normal wear and tear, alteration or modification of the product or any neglect, misuse or excessive use.

Natural Health Sciences does not accept any liability beyond this, and does not accept any liability or damages for consequential loss. This Warranty does not extend to, and we are not liable for, any damage to articles to which a product is attached or with which it is used, or for the consequences of a product being used for any purpose for which it has not been designed or for which its use is not recommended by our designers and manufacturers.

No person, party or corporate entity other than a Natural Health Sciences authorized person shall have the right to determine whether or not this Limited Warranty is applicable to any Natural Health Sciences product or to authorize any action whatsoever under the terms and conditions of this Limited Warranty or to assume any obligation or liability of any nature whatsoever on behalf of Natural Health Sciences under the terms and conditions of this Limited Warranty.

Statutory Warranties
We exclude from our contract with you all of the terms, conditions and warranties which are implied by statute or by the general law in contracts for the supply of goods and services, to the extent that their exclusion is permitted by law.

A copy of your Sales Docket or receipt must accompany all product returns as a consequence of this warranty. For details on how to return a product to Natural Health Sciences go to the section entitled Returns and Refunds.

Returns and Refunds

Thank you for choosing to shop at www.upcspine.com.
We will only accept returns that have been authorised by our company or a company representative in advance and are accompanied by a copy of your original purchase receipt or sales docket.

In the event of wrong product supplied by us to you, product damaged in transit to you, you must notify us within 48 hours of your delivery time that you wish to return a product you have purchased.

In the event of faulty products you must notify us within 30 days of your delivery date. It is essential that as soon as you become aware that a product is faulty that you cease using it immediately and contact us.

In the event of a product being damaged in transit to you, you must notify us within 48 hours of your delivery date that you wish to return a product you have purchased.

The authorisation required for a return will be an official authorisation number. This number can be obtained by contacting us by e-mail at customerservice@upcspine.com. When you contact us, we will provide you with the official authorisation number and the appropriate delivery return address. The cost of the freight associated with the return will be your responsibility. We will not accept any returns to any delivery address other than the delivery address specified by us. This will be advised when you contact us.

It is essential that all goods returned to us as an authorized return be in exactly the same brand new condition that they were sent to you. This includes the original packaging of the product.

Privacy Policy

Your Privacy
As always, your satisfaction is our number one priority and we will try our best to exceed your expectations in terms of our products, services and dealings with us.

We greatly value your privacy and the trust you have in us when you provide us with your personal information. We understand the sensitive nature of personal privacy and we have the highest level of respect for your privacy.
We desire to create a long-term relationship with all our customers and we offer you total peace of mind in relation to your privacy.

All credit card transactions for purchases on our site are completely safe and are stored temporarily for process in a secure website.

Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd is a company committed to complying with the Privacy Amendment (Private Sector) Act 2000, which commenced in December 2001, and the privacy provisions of all applicable legislation.

This privacy policy covers all personal information we hold, that is, information, or an opinion, about an individual, whose identity is apparent, or can be reasonably ascertained, from that information or opinion. This includes information we have collected from people through retail stores, which may distribute our product from time to time, over the phone through our customer service centre and over the Internet.

The policy also covers personal information that we may have sourced from third parties.

The Privacy Act requires us to set out:

  • Matters of which you should be aware regarding information we may collect about you
  • Our policies on the management of personal information, and
  • Generally, what sort of information we hold, for what purposes, and how we collect, hold, use and disclose that information

What personal information is collected and held?
So that we can provide services to you, we may ask for personal details such as your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. Some examples of where we may need these details are home delivery, or in-store competitions and other promotions. Privacy law requires us to collect personal information about you only from you if it is reasonable and practical to do so and not to disclose this information to other parties without your complete approval.

Natural Health Sciences takes measures to ensure your personal information is protected from unauthorized access, loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration. We also take measures to destroy and/or permanently encrypt personal information when it is no longer required. The types of measures we take vary with the type of information, and how it is collected and stored.

Generally, you are not required to provide any information requested by us if you do not choose to do so. If you choose to withhold requested information however, we may not be able to provide you with the products and services that depend on the collection of that information, particularly if the collection of that information is required by law.

How do we use personal information asked for?
The personal information that we ask for is generally used to provide products or services to you. For example, for a telephone or Internet credit card transaction we need the name on the card, credit card number and expiry date, and for a competition we will need your contact details so that we can contact you in the event you won.

We may also use your personal information in other ways to provide you with the highest customer service. This may include using your personal information to advise you of new products and services. You have the right to tell us that you do not want us to send information to you other than for the main purpose for which we have collected your personal details.

Your access to your personal information
Upon request we will provide you with access to any of your personal information we hold, except in the limited circumstances recognized by privacy law.

If you require access to your personal information please contact us. Of course, before we provide you with access to your personal information we will require some proof of identity.

If you at any time need to update your personal information (for example, you wish to change your address or other contact details), please contact us.

More information on Privacy
You can obtain more information about your rights, the Privacy law and the National Privacy Principles from the Federal Privacy Commissioner at www.privacy.gov.au.

Advertising Disclaimer
Our Internet web site may from time to time link to 3rd party web sites. Likewise other sites may provide entry or inbound links from their sites to our site.

Natural Health Sciences does not make any representation as to the accuracy or suitability of any of the information or content contained in those advertisements or sites. Third party advertisements and links to other sites where goods or services are advertised are not endorsements or recommendations by Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd of the third party sites, goods or services.

The access and use of such sites is at your own risk. Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd does not accept any responsibility or liability for the conduct or content of those advertisements and sites and the offerings made by the relevant third parties.

General and Legal Disclaimer
All items advertised on Natural Health Sciences' sites are done so in good faith and are guaranteed to be available at the time of sale. However, unforeseen manufacturing, supply or delivery problems or unexpected demand may occasionally result in stock unavailability.

Natural Health Sciences will take all precautions to minimise unforseen events and to ensure availability of stock advertised. In stores, which offer for sale Natural Health Sciences products, some regular prices may have been reduced to ensure customers receive the lowest competitive price. Therefore, the saving shown on the Internet may differ from the actual saving in your store. We reserve the right to correct any printing errors or errors made in pricing.

Whilst every effort is made to supply products listed for sale on our web sites and in selected stores Natural Health Sciences does not accept any liability or damages for consequential loss due to our failure to supply. Our liability is expressly limited to the refund of your money.

General Terms and Conditions
The information, data, graphics and other material on this Internet web site is provided in the form 'as is'. Neither Greg Buchanan, Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd, nor any provider of the information, data, graphics, or other material represents or guarantees, or accepts any liability whatsoever in respect of, the accuracy, currency or completeness of any of said material. Any use of this information is entirely at the user's risk. Greg Buchanan and Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd do not accept any liability for any delays, interruptions, errors, or omissions, however occurring (including as a result of negligence) in the collecting, recording, processing, storing or disseminating of this information.

Greg Buchanan and Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd. strives to ensure that all information, data, graphics, or other material contained in its sites is correct at the time of its inclusion. However, the accuracy of the material cannot be guaranteed and visitors using the information from the site do so entirely at their own risk. The information provided may be downloaded and printed for personal use only. It may not be reproduced or published in any other way or by any means without the prior written consent of Greg Buchanan and Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd. This may require further written approval from owners of the research material referenced on the site.

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These policies, statements, terms and conditions apply to purchases made on this website owned by Greg Buchanan and Natural Health Sciences Pty Ltd, ABN 88 087 955 717

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