Website Policies

IWantToChangeMyLife Network

IWantToChangeMyLife is a network of websites aimed at individuals and counselors, with the goal of developing life skills for overcoming anxiety, depression, and addiction.

These policies apply to all the websites in the IWantToChangeMyLife network:


IWantToChangeMyLife network contains general medical information and is not tailored to the needs of a specific individual. Every attempt has been made to ensure the accuracy of these websites, however they are NOT complete and may contain mistakes. Use this network as a general guide only. You should always consult your physician when making decisions about your health care. Neither the owner nor the author of this network shall be liable or responsible for any loss, injury, or damage allegedly arising from any information or suggestion in any of these websites.

Evidence Based

The facts in this network are supported by medical research from peer-reviewed articles. References to the supporting articles are provided when possible.

Collaboration with Your Physician

The information in these websites is meant to support your doctor-patient relationship and not to replace it. The information is NOT complete. You should ALWAYS consult your physician when making decisions about your health.


If you correspond with any website in this network, your email address will be stored in a private database, and will only be used to correspond with you. Your email address will not be sold or given to anyone.

No personal information is collected when you browse this network. Non-personal information from your browser is automatically received and recorded by the hosting server including your IP address, cookie information and the page you requested.

If you have questions about this privacy policy, or about your own personal information, please use the form on the contact page.

Free Non-Commercial Use: You May Link to Any Page

Anyone is free to link back to any page. A reasonable amount of content from this network may be reproduced, in accordance with the fair use principle, if you attribute the source with either a link back to the page or a reference to the source book "I Want to Change My Life: How to Overcome Anxiety, Depression and Addiction" Dr. Steven M. Melemis.

Financial Disclosure

IWantToChangeMyLife network is an independent and corroborated source of health information and does not receive any form of compensation in exchange for writing any review, testimonial, or endorsement.

Advertising Policy

IWantToChangeMyLife network hosts advertising in order to cover operating costs. IWantToChangeMyLife network does not receive support or compensation from any other source.

The owner of IWantToChangeMyLife network does not evaluate or endorse the products and services advertised on these sites. In no event shall acceptance of any advertisement be considered an endorsement of the product or service advertised or for the company that manufactures, distributes, or promotes such product or service.

IWantToChangeMyLife network will not accept advertising related to any of the following: alcohol, tobacco, firearms, gambling, or pornography. Also, in general, we will not accept advertising that we know either contains false or misleading claims or promotes dangerous products.

The network will maintain a clear separation between advertising and editorial content. All advertising shall be clearly identified as "Advertisement", and will be separated and distinguished from the editorial content. However, if you click on an advertisement, it will usually link to a site that is operated by the advertiser. The owner of IWantToChangeMyLife network is not responsible for the content on an advertiser's site or the policies on that site. You should familiarize yourself with the terms of use, privacy policies or other policies applicable to those sites before using them.

IWantToChangeMyLife network runs more ads than it is reasonable to keep track of, therefore if you have a complaint about an ad for any reason, please contact us, and we will do what we can about it. To help us find the offending ad, please send us a screenshot of the ad, the URL you saw it on, and what country you are in.

The owner reserves the right to reject, cancel, or remove at any time any advertising for any reason. The owner also reserves the right to determine the appropriate placement of advertising on any of these websites.

It is the responsibility of the Advertiser to comply with all applicable domestic and foreign laws. The author of IWantToChangeMyLife network assumes no obligation to monitor its advertisers' compliance with applicable laws and regulations; however, if the author becomes aware of any breach or potential breach of any applicable law or regulation or of these guidelines, the advertising will be removed.

Blog Policy

IWantToChangeMyLife blog is moderated occasionally and posteriorly only.

Visitors to this blog must behave at all times with respect and honesty.

Individuals posting to this blog should not be considered to be health professionals.

Individuals posting to this blog must post information which is true and correct to their knowledge. Please provide references or links to health information you post unless it is clearly based on your personal experience.

Posting to this blog should be designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between the reader and their physician.

Remember that everyone can read and use your posts and comments. You do not have the possibility to erase your own comments once they have been posted.

Users posting to this blog may not post any commercial or advertising material in the form of content, banners, links, etc.

Blog users who do not comply with these policies will be immediately banned.

Policy Updates

The owner of IWantToChangeMyLife network may revise this policy at any time, at their sole discretion and without notice to you. Any changes will be posted here. Please review this policy periodically. Your continued use of any of the websites in this network after any such revision signifies your acceptance thereof.

Last Modified: February 25, 2017