Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This policy elaborates on the process of information gathering and dissemination. What may be collected about you when you use our services made available, how this information may be used, how you can control how your information is used, and what precautions are taken against unauthorized access or use of your information are explained and elaborated here.

Privacy Policy Changes

For any significant change in the policy, we will take steps to inform you in a timely fashion. For minor changes, we may or may not inform you. However, when the changes can significantly affect the way we handle personal information, we will not apply the changes without giving you a choice. The information provided on is designed to complement, not replace, the relationship between a patient and his/her physician. Any person above age 18 can use our information unless it has a very serious health concern.

Information We Collect

In this section, we discuss the different types of information that we may collect about you and the collection process that goes with it.

1. From Unregistered Visitors

You must register to access all of the services. However, you may be able to access certain limited areas without disclosing any personal and identifiable piece of information. The information we get here is not traced back to an individual and is not used on its own to identify anyone. We do not make use of cookies. Our section of this Privacy Policy entitled Cookies and Web Beacons below further describes the process.

2. From Registered Visitors

You will be asked to provide identifying information such as your name, e-mail address, zip code, and other professional information. You will also have a choice regarding the newsletters and other information that you may want to receive. If you are required to provide additional information to gain more access, or if we would like to use personally identifiable information about you, we adhere to the strict Privacy Policy. It is our responsibility to explain how we intend to use it and we will require your consent.

3. From Outside Sources

We reserve the right to collect additional information about registered users from third party sources to further assist us in our services. We will use such information to verify and update registration information and confirm licensure status.

Other Information

  • Additional Forms and Emails: We may also ask you to provide additional information if you want to obtain additional services or to resolve concerns.

  • Market Research: As a registered user, you may be invited to participate in a sponsored or non-sponsored market research survey via email invitation, on-site pop-up, or other means. The survey may be administered by one of our companies or a third party market research establishment. Should you choose to participate, respond to the survey questions. You may then again be asked to provide further personally identifiable information. Refer to the section on Uses and Disclosures We Make of Your Information for this.

  • Use of Content: The content published on our site can’t be modified or erased by reader or user. However, we welcome your suggestion about any change through mail or comments below any articles.

  • Google Analytics: Currently we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve* our content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics. For further information on the privacy policy concerning Google Analytics, please go here.

Children’s Privacy

We are committed to protecting the children. The Professional Sites and Services are solely for adults over the age of 18.

Uses and Disclosures Information

The personally identifiable information that you provide will be used to provide the services you have requested or authorized. The information provided by you (your email id, email addresses and the content of emails) will not be shared. This is done to protect your identity.

Third Parties

We may also share personally identifiable information with third parties as described below.

  • Legal Requirements: We only release account and other personally identifiable information when (1) it is required to comply with valid legal requirements such as a law, regulation, search warrant, subpoena or court order; or (2) when it is reasonable in response to a threat. If the unfortunate happens, we will attempt to notify you unless doing so would violate the law, court order or government instruction.

  • Consent: We always get your consent, especially in the release of personally identifiable information to a third party.

  • Google Analytics: Currently we are using Google Analytics to analyze the audience of the website and improve* our content. No personal information is collected from Google Analytics.

Security of Information

Respect the Legal Requirements: We follow and respect the legal requirements, including those concerning medical and personal information privacy.