Online searches for a solution to this problem indicated a network issue, so I went into the settings and I see that HMA is in there, so I am wondering if I need to change the settings to get rid of the problem.
The pages will not load due to the fact that the software has to be configured using the Secure IP Bind section in the main window of the software. Using the "Add" button, configure the browsers and applications you want to pass through the VPN server. It is most likely that you try to browse websites using your real IP while the software is active and therefore incompatibility is the key point to this problem. Once you add all the applications into that list everything should work fine.