The term “site” refers to The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refers to Food Coach, LLC and registered dietitian Lisa Garcia.  The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors and any other users of the site.


You should not use  information on this site to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition.

We are not responsible for, and expressly disclaim all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on any information contained within the site. While the information contained within the site is periodically updated, no guarantee is given that the information provided in this website is correct, complete and up-to date.

Although we may publish links providing direct access to other Internet resources, including websites, we are not responsible for the accuracy or content of information contained in these sites. Links from this site to third-party sites do not constitute an endorsement of the parties or their products and services.

From time to time a product not offered by us may be recommended in blog posts, social media, or webinars. Unless mentioned in that piece, no compensation was received for endorsing that product and no discounts were received when purchasing that product except for possibly a discount coupon that was available to the general public. If we received any compensation from the company providing the product, a free sample, or a professional discount, this will be clearly disclosed in the post or webinar. We do consult for some companies and organizations. If you wish to determine which companies or organizations we currently consult for, please contact us.

Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to all site visitors and all other users of the site. By using the Site or Service, you agree to this Privacy Policy, without modification, and acknowledge reading it.

This privacy policy (this “Privacy Policy”) describes how we maintain, use and share information that we may collect when you use the site.

The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us that personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address. Please note any comments you may choose to post on our blog on this site or on our social media sites can be read, collected, or used by other visitors to these public areas. We have no control over how these visitors use your Personal Information.

If you choose to work with Food Coach, LLC, or registered dietitian nutritionist Lisa Garcia, any information disclosed during those appointments will be covered and protected according to the nutrition counseling privacy policy you will be provided with prior to your initial appointment. Any information you reveal through this site, comments on blog posts, social media, or email, will be covered by this privacy policy, not the nutrition counseling privacy policy.

Information We May Collect

This site may collect the following information:
• Your first and last name and email address to subscribe receive period communications from us or access to materials or webinars we provide.
• Your name and “handle” on a social media sites you use to engage with us.

The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails, and improve the services we provide. We do share your information with third parties who assist us in operating our site, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors.

We may also record information relating to your use of the site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the site.


We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the site may not work properly.

Third party links

The site may contain links to third party websites. Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our site. Other sites accessible through our site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.


We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

Disclosures for Legal Reasons

We will disclose Personal Information when we are required to do so by law or regulation, for example, in response to a court order or subpoena. We also may disclose such information in response to a law enforcement agency’s request or when we believe such disclosure is appropriate to protect our legal rights or to safeguard anyone’s property or safety.

Business Transfers

If we were to transfer all or substantially all of our assets to another company, one of the assets we would likely include in the transfer is our database of Personal Information. Since this is small business, we don’t see this as happening, but you should be aware of this possibility.


To access or use the site, you must be 18 years old or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using this site.

Updating your information

You may correct or update your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting us

Updated: October 2017