Terms of Use (Disclaimer)


By using the psoriasismalaysia.editboard.com forum web site (PM Forum), you agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions (the "Terms of Use"). 


PM Forum is a privately created web site forum, run and administered by psoriasis patients, for psoriasis patients. The aim of the internet forum for Malaysians is provide an informative and friendly environment to learn about Psoriasis and discuss topics with others in similar situations.


Individual differences in psoriasis cases require the consultation of a physician to make sound medical decisions. The information presented on this forum web site is not intended to replace the guidance of your physician or dermatologist. It is important to see your doctor before altering anything in your treatment plan.


The PM Forum does not endorse any medications, products, equipment or treatments for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. The views expressed in the forum are entirely those of the members and there is no intention to represent these opinions as being those of the PM Forum. PM Forum is not responsible or liable for any damages, which may occur as a result of your use or misuse of the information available on this forum website.


Occasionally a link is provided to a page on a site other than PM Forum. PM Forum has no control over content on such pages, and as such is not responsible for their content or accuracy.


Advertising and Promotional Message Posts.


PM Forum is privately owned and funded and is a totally non profit-making. PM Forum does not accept any advertising. Members of PM Forum should not be able to profit from their membership by advertising or selling products to other members. Advertising or Spamming in the forum will not be tolerated at any level. This includes posting messages with email addresses or web site addresses from which the member can profit.


Any promotional posts in the forum by merchants or their representatives will result in the person responsible being banned from the forum and their message(s) being deleted. Banning of members is at the discretion of the forum Administrator who is acting in the best interest of the forums members.


Anyone found using abusive language against another member of the forum or within message posted in the forum will receive a warning. Should this abusive language continue, the member will have their message immediately deleted and will be banned from the forum.


The aim of this site is to provide a safe place for people to seek help and advice, free from harassment. To create an environment for people to share their views and treatments that may have helped them live with this disease. If it is felt that any message within the forum contravenes these ideals they will be deleted without question and the offender will be banned.


Message posts about Cures, Treatments, Miracle Cures and Requests for Members to act as a person who is subjected to experimental or other observational procedures; someone who is an object of investigation for treatments (i.e. Lab Rat)


PM Forum does not tolerate and will not allow members posting details of “Cures”, “Treatments” or “Miracle Cures” from which they can gain personally. This restriction encompasses all types of gain whether this is financial gain or gain of information for data gathering or research purposes. 


Members of PM Forum who wish to carry out non-profit making research or request help from members in carrying out non-profit making research should only do so with the express permission of the forum Administrator.


Permission will only be granted if the person(s) carrying out this research publish or make available to the members of the forum, in totality, what the research incorporates and all the results of the research. 


In addition, all person(s) involved in research remain solely responsible for the content of the research, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless PM Forum, and any related websites to PM Forum. 


As previously stated: “PM Forum does not endorse any medications, products, equipment or treatments for psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.” This includes any medications, products, equipment or treatments used as part of trials or research conducted by members of this forum. PM Forum is not responsible or liable for any damages whatsoever, which may occur as a result of your use or misuse of the information available on this forum website.


These exclusions do not include those members who have bought or discovered an alternative treatment that they have no personal connection to, other than the use of, and have had success with. The “alternatives” section of this forum is here for psoriasis sufferers to share their experiences of non-prescription therapies with the other members. 


Photographs and Pictures

If you send Photographs for inclusion on the PM Forum web site or post Photographs in the publicly accessible areas of PM Forum you grant PM Forum a world-wide, royalty free and non-exclusive licence to reproduce, modify, adapt and publish such content on the PM Forum web site forum. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have consent from the owner of the copyrighted material.


Registering for the Forum

You agree, through your use of PM Forum, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise in violation of ANY law. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have consent from the owner of the copyrighted material.


Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also inappropriate to PM Forum


Note that it is impossible for us to confirm the validity of posts on PM Forum. Please remember that we do not actively monitor the posted messages and are not responsible for their content.


We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information presented. The messages express the views of the author/member, not necessarily the views of PM Forum. Anyone who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderators of this forum immediately.


PM Forum has the rights to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, so please realise that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy goes for member profile information as well.


You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless this forum, and any related websites to this forum. We at PM Forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any information we have about you) in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any information posted by you.


You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username. We advise that you keep the name appropriate. With this user account you are about to register, you agree to never give your password out to another member, for your protection and for validity reasons. You also agree to NEVER use another member's account to post messages or browse this forum.


After you register and log into PM Forum, you can fill out a detailed profile. It is your responsibility to present clean and accurate information. Any information we deem inaccurate or vulgar will be removed.


Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from PM Forum or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement.