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Welcome to All representations offered in this Disclaimer apply to Elena McCown, LLC and (“website”); and all other representatives of Elena McCown, LLC (referred to as “I”, “my”, “we”, “us”, “our”). By entering and using my website (known as, blog, e-mails, podcasts, programs, services, downloads, videos, photos and/or products (collectively “website, programs and services”), you signify your agreement to all parts of this disclaimer and agree to the following terms and conditions. If you do not agree, please do no proceed any further.

Copyright. © Elena McCown, LLC and, 2018. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without permission from this site’s author and/or owner is prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Elena McCown, LLC and with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. All rights reserved.

For Educational and Informational Purposes Only. The information contained on my website, programs and services is for educational and informational purposes only. You acknowledge that I support you solely as a health coach. I received my training from Texas State University with a bachelor’s degree in Health and Fitness Management with a Minor in Business Administration. I also received my Health Coach and Fitness Nutrition Specialist Certifications through the American Council of Exercise where I studied dietary theories, lifestyle management techniques, coaching methods and more. The information I provide is not to take the place of your personal physician’s advice and is not intended to diagnose, cure, treat or prevent any disease. Please discuss this information with your own healthcare provider to determine what is right for you. All information is intended for your general knowledge and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for specific medical conditions. I share general health and wellness recipes, ideas, documents, motivation and other related information that is aimed to help you take your health into your own hands.

Not Medical or Mental Health Advice. The information on my website, programs and services is not intended to substitute medical advice. I am not a medical doctor, dietician, nor nutritionist and do not hold a degree in any of the above. I do not dispense medical advice or prescriptions nor is this content intended to diagnose or treat any diseases. My content is only intended to be provided for informational, educational and self-empowerment purposes. Please consult with your healthcare provider if you have any questions regarding my programs and/or services, and then make your own well informed decisions based upon what is best for you at this stage of your life. As a health coach, I serve as a guide and I draw from my background, training, skills, and life experiences and support my clients in making sustainable lifestyle changes – mentally, emotionally, and physically.

Consult Your Physician or Health Care Provider. I do not aim to replace any relationship that exists, or should exist between you and your healthcare provider regarding any questions or concerns you have about your specific health situation, including but not limited to physical or mental health issues, possible or actual pregnancy, known or suspected food sensitivities or allergies, inflammatory conditions, dietary restrictions, or any medications you are currently taking. I advise you to speak with your own healthcare provider before implementing any suggestions from my website, programs and services about lifestyle, food, vitamins or supplements; engaging in an elimination diet, detox or cleanse; meditation or deep breathing exercises; or participating in any other aspect of a healthy eating and/or lifestyle program. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking professional advice because of information you have read on this website or received from me. Do not stop taking any medications without speaking to your healthcare provider. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem, contact your own health care provider immediately.

Your Full Disclosure to Me. You agree to fully disclose to me in writing any specific health situation, physical or mental health issues, possible or actual pregnancy, known or suspected food sensitivities or allergies, inflammatory conditions, dietary restrictions, or any medications you are currently taking prior to the start of any health coaching or programs and/or services provided by me.

Not Evaluated by the FDA. The information on my website, programs and services is not evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any diseases, or be considered medical advice.

Use and Consent. If you are a wellness professional, that has purchased a program for your own personal use, you agree that you cannot sell to, share, or exchange any of this copyrighted material with any other health and wellness professional, customer, or client. This material is strictly for your personal use and benefit, therefore, no part of it can be used in any other business manner, including, but not limited to reselling of information within your practice. By purchasing our programs and/or services, you agree to these terms.

Personal Responsibility / No Guarantee. My role is to motivate and coach you to help you reach your goals, but your success depends on your own effort, self-efficacy and commitment. By participating voluntarily in using our website, programs and services you acknowledge that you are fully and personally responsible for your health and the results. We do not guarantee any particular result and you acknowledge that results differ for each individual based on effort and commitment.

Testimonials. The testimonials, examples, and photos used are of actual clients and results they personally achieved and are not intended to represent or guarantee that current or future clients will achieve the same or similar results; rather they represent what is possible with our programs, services, and/or products. Each client has approved these testimonials, examples, and photos for use in materials to speak to our program, service, and/or product capabilities. Each of these unique stories, and any and all results reported in these stories by our clients, are the culmination of numerous variables, some of which we cannot control.

Assumption of Risk. There are sometimes unknown individual risks and circumstances that can arise during use of our programs, services and/or products that cannot be foreseen that can influence or reduce results. I am not responsible for your personal actions or choices before, during or after any use of my website, programs and/or services. You understand that any information from my website, programs and services are to be taken at your own risk, with no liability on my part. You understand that any health or wellness product, suggestion, or recommendation is to be taken at your own risk, with no liability on my part. You also understand that any food preparation (whether for immediate or later consumption); or food handling, storage, or treatment; or instructions for immediate or later use; as well as any mention of any menu, recipe, product, suggestion, or recommendation is to be taken at your own risk, with no liability on my part. You accept full responsibility for the consequences of your use, or non-use, of any information provided by me through any means whatsoever. Your use, or non-use, of this information is at your own risk, and you absolve me of any liability or loss that you, or your family or children (if applicable), or any other person, may incur from your or their use, or non-use, of the information provided.

No Liability. I do not assume liability for any accidents, delays, injuries, illness, disease, loss or damage for any information from my website, programs and services. I do not assume liability for accidents, delays, injuries, illness, disease, loss or damage due to any act or default of any company, organization, or person affiliated with me in any way who is engaged in rendering a service or carrying out arrangements, health products or supplements, food preparation, detoxes/cleanses, or educational sessions in any location; including but not limited to, any health food store, grocery store; yoga, martial arts or fitness studio; spa, cooking class, private home, restaurant, company/business, non-profit organization, school, or outdoor setting. I am not liable for your choices of medical treatment, dietary choices, lifestyle choices, supplements, vitamins, herbs, essential oils, teas, food storage, handling, condiments, and/or cooking or reheating, whether in my presence or not in my presence. In the event that you use the information provided through my website, programs and services, I assume no responsibility.

Every Effort. Although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of published information on or through my website, programs and services, the information may inadvertently contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. I am not responsible for the views, opinions, or accuracy of facts referenced in my website, programs and services. Every effort has been made to present you with the most accurate, up-to-date information, but because the nature of scientific research is constantly evolving, I cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of my content.

Release of Claims. I will not be held responsible in any way for the information that you request or receive through or on my website, programs and services. In no event will I be liable to any party for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, equitable or consequential damages for any use of or reliance on my website, programs or services, without limitation, any lost profits, personal or business interruptions, personal injuries, accidents, misapplication of information or any other loss, illness, physical or mental disease, condition or issue, or otherwise, even if I am expressly advised of the possibility of such damages or difficulties.

External Links. References or links on my website, programs and services to any other business or entity’s information, opinions, advice, programs, services, or products do not constitute my endorsement or recommendation. I am not responsible for the contents of any off-site web pages, companies or persons linked or referenced in this site.

Implicit Agreement. By using my website, programs or services, you implicitly signify your agreement to all parts of the above disclaimer.

Questions. If you have any questions about this disclaimer, please contact me at

PLEASE NOTE – All contents within this website and programs are based on my personal knowledge, opinions, and experience and a health coach. Please consult your physician or health care provider regarding medications or medical advice.

I look forward to working with you.

Privacy Policy Privacy Policy
This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their 'Personally Identifiable Information' (PII) is being used online. PII, as described in US privacy law and information security, is information that can be used on its own or with other information to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context. Please read our privacy policy carefully to get a clear understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your Personally Identifiable Information in accordance with our website.

What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, phone number, credit card information or other details to help you with your experience.

When do we collect information?

We collect information from you when you place an order or enter information on our site.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
To quickly process your transactions.
To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
To follow up with them after correspondence (live chat, email or phone inquiries)

How do we protect your information?

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

Do we use 'cookies'?

We do use cookies for tracking purposes.

You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.

If you turn cookies off, Some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not function properly.

Third-party disclosure

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Third-party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.


Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users.
We have not enabled Google AdSense on our site but we may do so in the future.

California Online Privacy Protection Act

CalOPPA is the first state law in the nation to require commercial websites and online services to post a privacy policy. The law's reach stretches well beyond California to require any person or company in the United States (and conceivably the world) that operates websites collecting Personally Identifiable Information from California consumers to post a conspicuous privacy policy on its website stating exactly the information being collected and those individuals or companies with whom it is being shared. - See more at:

According to CalOPPA, we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
Once this privacy policy is created, we will add a link to it on our home page or as a minimum, on the first significant page after entering our website.
Our Privacy Policy link includes the word 'Privacy' and can easily be found on the page specified above.

You will be notified of any Privacy Policy changes:
On our Privacy Policy Page
Can change your personal information:
By emailing us
By logging in to your account
By chatting with us or by sending us a support ticket

How does our site handle Do Not Track signals?
We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Does our site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
It's also important to note that we do not allow third-party behavioral tracking

COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)

When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Do we let third-parties, including ad networks or plug-ins collect PII from children under 13?

Fair Information Practices

The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email
Within 7 business days

We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.


The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions
Process orders and to send information and updates pertaining to orders.
Send you additional information related to your product and/or service
Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred.

To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.

If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at
Follow the instructions at the bottom of each email.
and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.

Contacting Us

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy, you may contact us using the information below.
United States

Last Edited on 2018-06-21

Terms of Services

1. Terms

By accessing the website at, you are agreeing to be bound by these terms of service, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this website are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

2. Use License

Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Elena McCown, LLC's website for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:

modify or copy the materials;
use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Elena McCown, LLC's website;
remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Elena McCown, LLC at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

3. Disclaimer

The materials on Elena McCown, LLC's website are provided on an 'as is' basis. Elena McCown, LLC makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties including, without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights.
Further, Elena McCown, LLC does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its website or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Elena McCown, LLC or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Elena McCown, LLC's website, even if Elena McCown, LLC or a Elena McCown, LLC authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Accuracy of materials

The materials appearing on Elena McCown, LLC's website could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Elena McCown, LLC does not warrant that any of the materials on its website are accurate, complete or current. Elena McCown, LLC may make changes to the materials contained on its website at any time without notice. However Elena McCown, LLC does not make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

Elena McCown, LLC has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its website and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Elena McCown, LLC of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user's own risk.

7. Modifications

Elena McCown, LLC may revise these terms of service for its website at any time without notice. By using this website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these terms of service.

8. Governing Law

These terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Tennessee and you irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in that State or location.