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The Pelvic Pain Support Network (PPSN) is a registered charity in England and Wales . It is run by volunteers who may either suffer from, or are connected to, someone who suffers from pelvic pain.

All of the pages on the website are dated and referenced wherever possible. Some of the content is compiled by the editor of the website and some is written by advisory panel members and well known authors publishing in their field, based on as up to date information as possible. The content is reviewed by the editor and members of the medical advisory panel and regularly updated. Where possible HTML links or bibliographic references to the source data are given.

This website is developed and maintained by financial contributions from patients, carers and the public. The site does not host or receive funding from advertising or from the display of commercial content. We also appreciate the time that all of the volunteers, patients and health professionals have committed to this project.

PPSN does not endorse or assume responsibility for any information, opinions, views, ideas, treatments, products, services or organizations contained within this website or any other site or link provided. PPSN is not responsible for any injury and or damage to people or property arising from any of the content of this website or from any of the content on other sites or links provided from this site.

Messages posted on the message board are personal opinions and do not represent the views of the charity.

All users of the website must bear the above in mind. It is up to each individual to consult and discuss their medical problems including their symptoms, treatment and medication with their doctor, consultant or other medical expert and to act accordingly.The information provided on is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician.

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Pelvic Pain Support Network shall hold responsibility for the accuracy of the information they publish and neither the scheme operator nor the scheme owner shall have any responsibility whatsoever for costs losses or direct or indirect damages or costs arising from inaccuracy of information or omissions in information published on the website on behalf of Pelvic Pain Support Network.

Any user-generated material such as webblogs, forums and personal experiences is excluded from the scope of the Information Standard certification.

Pelvic Pain Support Network (PPSN)  Facebook Moderation Policy

We welcome your participation in the discussions on this page. However we do ask that our followers adhere to certain good practices and conventions of polite and constructive discourse.

Please ensure that your participation is relevant to the stated aims and objectives of the PPSN charity.

It is forbidden to publish your or anyone else's contact details including address, telephone or mobile number, email address, etc. This is for your own safety and that of everyone else who uses social media presences.

You may not promote nor advertise products nor solicit for business.

You may not publish any material that a reasonable person would consider:

- Includes any abusive, obscene, indecent or offensive language;

- Is defamatory, abusive or harassing of or hateful towards any person, group or organization;

- Is designed to cause nuisance to the page administrator or other users.

Items that violate any of the above rules will be removed or not be published.  Repeat offenders may be blocked from using the Facebook page indefinitely

PPSN cannot be held responsible for the content of items on its social media.  All content is the responsibility of the author and PPSN does not necessarily endorse or approve of the content.

We make no commitment to respond to individual posts or messages.

We may at any time, without notice to you, revise this policy and any other information contained on the Facebook page.

If you find items that may violate the moderation policy, you may report it to Facebook directly by "Report as Abuse".

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The message board is run by HealthUnlocked. PPSN moderates the message board according to the the HealthUnlocked guidelines.