Our site considers the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance. Our site respects your rights to privacy and will keep all personal information confidential. We will not sell and/or distribute your email to any third party without your consent. This document outlines the types of personal information that is received and collected by our site and how it is used.

Log Files:

Like many other Web sites, our site makes use of log files. The information inside the log files we collect includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons:

Our site does use cookies to store information about visitor’s preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie:

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on our site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html. Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site.  These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on our site send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see. Our site has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers. You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. The www.disorders.org privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options

Mailing List

Our site may offer user sign-ups so you may receive regular emails of our newsletters or promotional offers. You must submit information including a valid email address. This information will be used in aggregate form only in order to assess general user interest in various internal and third party products and services, and your personal and contact information will not be passed to any other organization. Users who choose to sign up for a mailing list will receive regular emails from the site, including new articles added to the site as well as emails from third party site sponsors. If you do not wish to receive emails from third party advertisers, do not sign up for the mailing list.

Advertisements

Like many other sites on the Internet, we sell advertising space on our Site to other companies.  The advertising space we sell is usually in the form of an electronic “advertisement banner.”  An advertisement banner is essentially a graphic link to the actual Internet site of the advertiser.

While we hope you find our advertiser’s products helpful, we cannot assume any responsibility for the privacy practices of our advertisers.  Therefore, like any other Internet site you may visit, we encourage you to become knowledgeable of the privacy policies and practices of our advertisers prior to providing information on their sites.

Changes to Privacy Policy Statement

With the ever-changing environment of the Internet and to maintain our ability to improve the quality and safety of our site, we reserve the right to change our Privacy Policy at any time.  In the event we make any material changes to our Privacy Policy, we will notify you by updating the Policy’s Effective Date and indicating the previous effective date.  As you use our Site, we encourage you to periodically check back with this Privacy Policy for changes that have made with regard to our privacy policy. Your continued use of our Site will constitute your agreement to any changes we make and if you do not agree with a change, please refrain from using our site.  Thank you!