WellnessandMedicine.com and the online guides in our our
sub-sites (the "Site").
We recognize the importance of protecting your
privacy and our policy is designed to
assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal
information you provide to us and to assist you in making informed
decisions when using our site. This policy will be continuously assessed
against new technologies, business practices and our customers'
governs our privacy policies with respect to those users of the Site
("Visitors") who visit without transacting business and Visitors who register to
transact business on the Site and make use of the various services offered
by Wellness and Medicine.com (collectively, "Services") ("Authorized
Sharing and Selling
We do not share,
sell, lend or lease any of the information that uniquely identify a
subscriber (such as email addresses or personal details) with anyone
except to the extent it is necessary to process transactions or provide
services that you have requested.
Web Site Use Information
Similar to other commercial Web sites, our Web
site utilizes a standard technology called "cookies" (see explanation
below, "What Are Cookies?") and web server log files to collect
information about how our Web site is used. Information gathered through
cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the
pages viewed, time spent at our Web site, and the Web sites visited just
before and just after our Web site.
refers to any information that identifies or can
be used to identify, contact, or locate the person to whom such
information pertains, including, but not limited to, name, address, phone
number, fax number, email address, financial profiles, social security
number, and credit card information. Personally Identifiable Information
does not include information that is collected anonymously (that is,
without identification of the individual user)or demographic information
not connected to an identified individual.
Personally Identifiable Information is collected?
We may collect basic user profile information from
all of our Visitors. We collect the following additional information from
our Authorized Customers: the names, addresses, phone numbers and email
addresses of Authorized Customers, the nature and size of the business,
and the nature and size of the advertising inventory that the Authorized
Customer intends to purchase or sell.
organizations are collecting the information?
In addition to our direct collection of
information, our third party service vendors (such as credit card
companies, clearinghouses and banks) who may provide such services as
credit, insurance, and escrow services may collect this information from
our Visitors and Authorized Customers. We do not control how these third
parties use such information, but we do ask them to disclose how they use
personal information provided to them from Visitors and Authorized
Customers. Some of these third parties may be intermediaries that act
solely as links in the distribution chain, and do not store, retain, or
use the information given to them.
How does the
Site use Personally Identifiable Information?
We use Personally Identifiable Information to
customize the Site, to make appropriate service offerings, and to fulfill
buying and selling requests on the Site. We may email Visitors and
Authorized Customers about research or purchase and selling opportunities
on the Site or information related to the subject matter of the Site. We
may also use Personally Identifiable Information to contact Visitors and
Authorized Customers in response to specific inquiries, or to provide
With whom may
the information may be shared?
Personally Identifiable Information about
Authorized Customers may be shared with other Authorized Customers who
wish to evaluate potential transactions with other Authorized Customers.
We may share aggregated information about our Visitors, including the
demographics of our Visitors and Authorized Customers, with our affiliated
agencies and third party vendors. We also offer the opportunity to "opt
out" of receiving information or being contacted by us or by any agency
acting on our behalf.
Personally Identifiable Information stored?
Personally Identifiable Information collected by
Wellness and Medicine is securely stored and is not accessible to third
parties or employees of Wellness and Medicine except for use as indicated
What choices are
available to Visitors regarding collection, use and distribution of the
Authorized Customers may opt out of receiving unsolicited information from
or being contacted by us and/or our vendors and affiliated agencies by
responding to emails as instructed, or by contacting us
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes
an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site's
computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of
your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can
send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow
it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to
access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you
by other sites. Browsers are usually set to accept cookies. However, if
you would prefer not to receive cookies, you may alter the configuration
function as effectively when viewed by the users.A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your
hard drive or pass on computer viruses.
Used on the Site?
about the preferences of our Visitors and the services they select. We
Customers. For example, if an Authorized Customer is logged on and the
site is unused for more than 10 minutes, we will automatically log the
Authorized Customer off. Cookies, in conjunction with our Web server's log
files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our
Web site and which parts of the site are most popular. This helps us
gather feedback to constantly improve our Web site and better serve our
clients. Cookies do not allow us to gather any personal information about
you and we do not intentionally store any personal information that your
browser provided to us in your cookies.
How does Wellness and Medicine use login
Medicine uses login information, including, but not limited to, IP
addresses, ISPs, and browser types, to analyze trends, administer the
Site, track a user\'s movement and use, and gather broad demographic
or service providers have access to Personally Identifiable Information
from Visitors and/or Authorized Customers on the
Medicine has entered into and will continue to enter into partnerships and
other affiliations with a number of vendors. Such vendors may have access to certain Personally
Identifiable Information on a need to know basis for evaluating Authorized
Customers for service eligibility.Our
Disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information
to comply with law
will disclose Personally Identifiable Information in order to comply with
a court order or subpoena or a request from a law enforcement agency to
release information. We will also disclose Personally Identifiable
Information when reasonably necessary to protect the safety of our
Visitors and Authorized Customers.
How does the
Site keep Personally Identifiable Information
All of our
employees are familiar with our security policy and practices. The
Personally Identifiable Information of our Visitors and Authorized
Customers is only accessible to a limited number of qualified employees
who are given a password in order to gain access to the information. We
audit our security systems and processes on a regular basis. Sensitive
information, such as credit card numbers or social security numbers, is
protected by encryption protocols, in place to protect information sent
over the Internet. While we take commercially reasonable measures to
maintain a secure site, electronic communications and databases are
subject to errors, tampering and break-ins, and we cannot guarantee or
warrant that such events will not take place and we will not be liable to
Visitors or Authorized Customers for any such
Visitors correct any inaccuracies in Personally Identifiable
Authorized Customers may contact us to update Personally Identifiable
Information about them or to correct any inaccuracies by emailing us at
support@Wellness and Medicine.com
Can a Visitor
delete or deactivate Personally Identifiable Information collected by the
We provide Visitors
and Authorized Customers with a mechanism to delete/deactivate Personally
Identifiable Information from the Site's database by
However, because of
backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a
Visitor\'s entry without retaining some residual information. An
individual who requests to have Personally Identifiable Information
deactivated will have this information functionally deleted, and we will
not sell, transfer, or use Personally Identifiable Information relating to
that individual in any way moving forward.
We will let our Visitors and Authorized Customers
might cause disclosure of Personally Identifiable Information that a
Visitor or Authorized Customer has previously requested not be disclosed,
we will contact such Visitor or Authorized Customer to allow such Visitor
or Authorized Customer to prevent such disclosure.
This site allows
visitors to unsubscribe so that they will not receive future messages.
After unsubscribing we will discontinue sending the particular messages as
soon as technically feasible.
From time-to-time our site
requests information from users via surveys or contests. Participation in
these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and the user therefore
has a choice whether or not to disclose this information. Information
requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping
address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level).
Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes.
Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving
the use and satisfaction of this site.
This web site contains links to other web sites.
Please note that when you click on one of these links, you are moving to
another web site. We encourage you to read the privacy statements of these
linked sites as their privacy policies may differ from
A Special Note About
Children are not eligible to
use our services unsupervised and we ask that
children (under the age of 14) do not
submit any personal information to us. If you are a minor, you can use
this service only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your
parents or guardians.