Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: This website (the “Website”) is owned and maintained by, The Fat Emperor Ltd, a limited company. 


The Website is made available for information purposes only. Access to the Website is permitted on a temporary basis and for your personal and non-commercial use. We reserve the right to restrict, suspend or terminate your access to the Website and to withdraw or amend the service we provide on our Website without notice, if we believe, in our absolute discretion, that you have breached these Terms and Conditions. Any such restriction, suspension or termination is without prejudice to any rights that we may have against you for breach of these Terms and Conditions. We may also remove the Website as a whole or any part of the Website at any time, without prior notice. We will not be liable if for any reason the Website is unavailable at any time and for any period.

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

The Website may at any time change these Terms & Conditions, Privacy statement, and or the content of the Website without notice to you and you should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current terms to which you are bound.

This Website may provide links to resources provided by other third-party and other websites. These links are provided for your information only. The existence of a link to another website does not imply or express endorsement of its provider, products or services by us. We have no control, over the contents of those websites or resources and cannot be held liable for the content of these websites or the use made of such content by users or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them or your reliance on content contained in them.

Unless specifically requested, we do not solicit or wish to receive any confidential, secret or proprietary information or other material from you through the Website or in any other way. You agree that we may treat any such information or other material as non-confidential secret or proprietary and we shall have no liability for any loss or damage suffered as a result of our use or disclosure of such information or other materials. You must not post or transmit any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, indecent or profane material, or any material that could constitute or encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offence or violate any law or regulation. You must not misuse our Website by knowingly introducing viruses or other material which is malicious or technologically harmful nor attempt to gain unauthorized access to our Website the server on which our Website is stored or any server, computer or database connected to our Website.

Whilst endeavors to ensure that the information on this Website is correct, it does not warrant to the reliability, accuracy or completeness of the material in the Website. The material is provided ‘as is’ without any conditions, warranties or terms (expressed or implied) of any kind. Users of this Website who suspect that they suffer from any medical condition described on this Website, or feel that they need a change in the treatment of their condition, are strongly urged to consult their doctor. Nothing on this Website should be interpreted as medical or health advice and under no circumstances can the information or advice presented on this Website replace professional advice and or treatment by a healthcare professional. In particular and without prejudice to the generality of the foregoing, nothing on this Website should be used for the purpose of “self diagnosis”.

The Website is provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied to the fullest extent permissible pursuant to the applicable law. The Website disclaim all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Neither the Website nor any of its affiliates shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages or losses arising out of: (a) the ability (or inability) to access this Website, (b) the use (or inability to use) the Website and/or any of its content, (c) or the content of any Website(s) “hot-linked” to this Website. In addition, the Website does not warrant that this Website or the server, which makes it available, is free of viruses or other harmful components. You (and not the Website) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction. You hereby agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Website, its officers, directors and employees from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions. The Website does not limit or restrict its liability for fraudulent misrepresentation or death or personal injury should it arise from the negligence of the Website, or for any liability that cannot by law be excluded.

These terms and conditions are governed by Irish law. By accessing and using this Website, you agree that any dispute will resolved exclusively by the Irish courts.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.