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The content on this website, including text, graphics, images and information, is provided for reference and educational purposes only and is neither complete nor exhaustive. It should not be applied to individual medical conditions and must not substitute professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. If you have or suspect you have a health problem, consult your family physician. If you have or suspect you are experiencing a health emergency, please visit a hospital Emergency Department in your area or call 9-1-1. 



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Under no circumstances will Providence Health Care assume responsibility for, or be liable to, any person or business entity for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or other damages, claims, liabilities, losses, costs or obligations arising from the use of this website or any other website to which this site is linked. Your use of third-party websites is at your own risk and subject to the terms of use for such sites. 


Website links

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Privacy policy 

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