At HealthNews, we take your privacy seriously. We will never use your personal information in a way that would identify you to an outside party and we will never sell or distribute the information you provide us without your express consent.
The Bottom Line: We don't like it when people misuse our personal information and we're going to make sure we don't misuse yours.
Welcome to the website HealthNews.com, operated by Health News, Inc. (“HealthNews” or “us” or “we”). The term “you” or “your” refers to the user or viewer of HealthNews.com, including any related websites maintained by HealthNews, such as the HealthNewsUS Twitter page (collectively, the “Sites”).
The term "Personally Identifiable Information" means your full name, physical address, email address, telephone number, or any other personal information that, alone or in combination with other information, permits us or third parties to identify or contact you physically or online.
We collect Personally Identifiable Information that you provide to the Sites when you: (1) become a registered user; (2) create your personal profile; or (3) submit requests, suggestions, or other communications to us. The information we typically will collect include: (1) user name and (2) email address. It is always your choice, or the choice of anyone acting for you, whether to provide Personally Identifiable Information. Do not provide Personally Identifiable Information about others without their permission. By submitting any Personally Identifiable Information about others, you represent and warrant that you are authorized to do so.
The Personally Identifiable Information is primarily used for internal review, to improve content of the Sites, to notify visitors about updates to the Sites, and may be used by us to contact visitors for marketing purposes. Additionally, in the course of providing you with the services you find on the Sites, our web and application servers will automatically collect usage-related information, including the URLs that you access through the Sites, the date and time of your usage, your Internet protocol (IP) address, your Internet service provider (ISP), referring/exist pages, platform type, date/time stamp, number of clicks and your browser type. We collect this information so we can perform effective capacity planning, administer the Sites, troubleshoot the Sites’ performance, track users’ movements in the aggregate, gather demographic information for aggregate use and accurately document revenue-generating transactions for our business partners.
We may disclose any non-public Personally Identifiable Information and usage-related information about you to nonaffiliated third parties without your consent for the conduct of our business, for commercial purposes, or as required or permitted by law, such as, (1) to respond to a subpoena or court order, judicial process, law enforcement or regulatory authorities; (2) in connection with a proposed or actual sale, merger, or transfer of all or a portion of business or an operating unit; (3) to consumer reporting agencies; or (4) prevent fraud or other illegal activities from being perpetrated. Any commercial use of the above-mentioned information will comply with the requirements of the CAN-SPAM Act.
We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to insurance companies for the purposes of making a claim.
We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to affiliated companies or business successors to HealthNews.
We may provide your Personally Identifiable Information to any third party whom you have consented to receive your personal information.
We are committed to maintaining the security of information under our control. To safeguard and secure the information we collect, we have put in place appropriate security procedures and controls. Please be aware that no security measures are perfect, and we cannot control the actions of third parties with whom you choose to share information. We are not responsible for circumvention of any security measures by third parties.
Any information that you choose to disclose in public areas on the Sites, such as your comment postings will be publicly available and accessible to third parties. Any such disclosures are made at your own risk.
HealthNews generally does not sell, rent, or in any way share email addresses with other organizations, but may do so as may be required to help us operate and improve our website or programs. Email addresses may be used to identify you when you refer a friend to the Sites. We also reserve the right to transfer the email addresses we collect to any successor in interest.
If you would like to opt-out of Health News newsletters, click on the Unsubscribe link located at both the top and bottom of the e-mail newsletter. If the e-mail does not contain an Unsubscribe link, it is the result of a transaction on HealthNews.com and will only be sent once.
Personally Identifiable Information collected on the Sites may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which HealthNews or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using the Sites, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country.
You have the right to access the Personally Identifiable Information that HealthNews holds about you within the scope of applicable law. Please make any access request to HealthNews at the contact details given below. HealthNews will process your access request in accordance with its obligations under the relevant legislation and may charge you an administration fee to do so.
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