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affiliated with Yoshi2me, of opinions, products or services advertised
on, or linked to, from those external sites.
Yoshi2me is a volunteer
online patient advocate that has been helping people with herpes since
1997. The support and help that is offered is strictly based on personal
experiences and is never intended or assumed to ever take the place of
your personal health care provider or health care clinic. Yoshi2me has
absolutely nothing to do with any pharmaceutical company that is
responsible for making any of the clinically proven herpes antivirals.
Any discussion about clinically proven herpes antivirals OR over-the-counter treatments is strictly for informational purposes and should
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Any advertisement posted on any Yoshi2me web pages, blogs, or
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with any questions you may have regarding a medical
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maybe you can find someone who has attended herpes
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Social Support Networking Alliance (SSNA)
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not a sponsor, partner or business associate of any online business or company
Unless Clearly Stated.
Yoshi2me actively participates in
Exchanges with Other Sites in the capacity of
informational resource or link recommendation. We offer a
variety of pages and ways in which Other Sites may link back
to Yoshi2me. Yoshi2me reserves the right to decline
link exchange requests and may remove links without notice
at any time.
Yoshi2me may participate in
Programs and advertising arrangements in order to
recover expenses or make charitable contributions.
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is no big sponsor and no special interest groups that
control any of the thoughts conveyed or facts shared. Every
single person that has contributed to the site has done so
from the heart in hopes of making a difference.
have to pay a single dime in order to ask a question, post a
message or receive information about local STD support
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that in mind when you surf the internet and come across "pay
for" sites that claim to have it all.
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