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American Association on Health and Disability (AAHD) provides the materials and links on its website for general information, education and disease awareness purposes only. Although every effort is made to assure that information is accurate and current, knowledge in the field of disability is changing often, and all data is subject to change without notice. AAHD makes no representations or warranties and assumes no responsibility or liability as to the accuracy, completeness, reliability or usefulness of any information contained on this website. Neither AAHD nor any parties, who supply information to this website, make any warranty concerning the accuracy of any information found on or exchanged through this website.

By accessing or using this website, you agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions. If you do not agree to be bound by these Terms and Conditions, please discontinue access and use of the website. Further, AAHD expressly disclaims any obligation to update or correct information contained on the website and explicitly disclaims any duty to do so. AAHD assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the website.

The information presented on our website is not intended to provide medical advice on the management or care of a person with a disability. This information is not intended to replace medical advice from a qualified health-care provider regarding any questions or concerns you may have about your health. AAHD does not employ medical personnel in their national office.

By navigating this site and related links, you waive any and all claims relating to the usage of material of information presented by AAHD.

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Privacy Statement

The information provided here is for information, education and disease awareness purposes only. It is not intended to replace, and should not be interpreted or relied upon as, medical or professional advice. Your use of this site means that you agree to the terms and condition detailed in our disclaimer.

Historical Terminology

The language found on this website can be understood within their historical or legal contexts. On this website are a number of historical references that use the term “mental retardation”. This is not the language which is used by AAHD or other organizations today to refer to the condition which we now call “intellectual disability”. However, the underlying concepts, arguments, findings, and recommendations are consistent with the vision and values of AAHD.