Privacy and Security Policy
Your Visit to the LonglifeHealthy.com(LLH) Websites
We are a website about health. and medical information that collects information from sources or a website that has a standard for providing information to educate the public We are a non-profit organization. (except for earning money to support the cost of operating the website such as finding advertisements or donation).
Your visit to the LonglifeHealthy websites is private and secure. When you visit the LLH websites, we do not collect any personally identifiable information (PII) about you, unless you choose to explicitly provide it to us. We do, however, collect some data about your visit to our website to help us better understand public use of the site and to make it more useful to visitors. This page describes the information that is automatically collected and stored. LLH never collects information for commercial marketing or any purpose not related to LLH's functions.
What Type of Information LLH Collects
When you visit any website, certain information about your visit can be collected. LLH automatically collects and stores the following type of information about your visit:
The date and time of your visit to our website
The pages and documents you viewed on our website from an external search engine such as Bing or Google
The URL of the website you visited prior to ours
The words you searched for on our website
The type and version of your Web browser and operating system, and
Your location at the time of your visit, down to the city-level
This information is used to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and improve organization, coverage, system performance or other problem areas. This information is not used for associating search terms or patterns of site navigation with individual users. When search features offer suggested terms, these suggestions are based on aggregated data only. LLH periodically deletes its web logs. On occasion, LLH may provide aggregated information to third party entities it contracts with for the purposes of research analysis. Aggregated data cannot be linked back to an individual user.
When you visit any web site, it may place a small text file, known as a "cookie," on your computer. The cookie allows the website to "remember" specific information about your visit while you are connected or when you return to that site.
The cookie makes it easier for you to use the dynamic features of web pages. Cookies from LLH web pages only collect information about your browser's visit to the site; they do not collect personal information about you. While visiting certain LLH websites, you may occasionally encounter a web page that automatically employs cookies to make it easier to use the web page’s dynamic features.
LLH websites may use either single session (temporary) or multi-session (persistent) cookies. Session cookies last only as long as your web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies are stored on your computer for longer periods.
Session Cookies: We use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through our site.
How to Opt Out or Disable Cookies
If you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies placed on your computer, you can disable them at any time from your web browser. If you opt out of cookies, you will still have access to all information and resources at LLH, but you may not be able to use cookie-dependent features.
Personally Identifiable Information (PII)You do not have to give us personal information to visit the LLH website.
If you choose to send us personal information by email, or by filling out a form on our web site, we use this information to respond to your message and to help us provide you with the information or material you requested. If provided, personally identifiable information is maintained in a database that is regularly purged after 360 days.
Third-party contractors employed by LLH may have access to this information in order to provide a response to your question or comment. These contractors are held to strict policies to safeguard the information and provide the same level of privacy protection as guaranteed by LLH.
On occasion, we may conduct a study concerning the types of questions sent to us. These studies help us to improve our websites in order to make them more responsive to the needs of our users.
LLH does not give, share, sell, or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required by law enforcement or statute.
Links from LLH to Other Websites
Visiting an Official LLH Page on Third-Party Websites
LLH maintains accounts on third-party websites, such as social media sites, as tools to better interact with the public. The security and privacy policies of third-party websites apply to your activity on those sites. Users of third-party websites often share information with the general public, user community, and/or the third-party operating the website. You should review the privacy policies of all websites before using them and ensure that you understand how your information may be used. You should also adjust privacy settings of your account for any third-party website to match your preferences.
See the list of LLH’s social media accounts on the Fan, Follow, and Connect with LLH page.
Common third-party website privacy policies used by LLH include:
Facebook Data Policy
Instagram Data Policy
How LLH Collects and Uses Information from Third-Party Websites
If you have an account/profile with a third-party website, and choose to follow, like, friend, or comment on a third-party website managed by LLH, certain personal information associated with your account may be made available to us based on the privacy policies of the third-party website and your privacy settings within that website. We do not share personally identifiable information made available through these websites.
LLH conducts and publishes a Privacy Impact Assessment for each use of a third-party website. Each use of a third-party website may have unique features or practices. LLH sometimes collects and uses the information made available through third-party websites.
When you browse through the LLH websites, we use Google Analytics software to gather and temporarily store a variety of information about your visit. However, this information cannot be used to identify you as an individual.
LLH Social Media Comments Policy
We encourage and welcome your comments on LLH’s social media properties, including Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, Pinterest, Instagram, and Blog. In accordance with the Federal Government's other social media comment policies, LLH has instituted the following policy in an effort to maintain respectful interaction:
All viewpoints are welcome, but comments should remain relevant to LLH. We respect the varying opinions; however, intentionally spreading misleading or false information is prohibited.
Personal attacks, profanity, and aggressive behavior are prohibited.
No spam, advertising, or promoting of products/services. This includes repeated posts of identical or very similar content in a counter-productive manner.
LLH does not provide medical advice. Please refrain from seeking medical advice.
Comments and/or links will be deleted if they contain:
Unfair/unsubstantiated partisan political views
The views expressed in user comments reflect those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official views of the National Library of Medicine, the National Institutes of Health, or the Federal government.
Do not submit copyrighted or other proprietary material in any form unless you clearly indicate that you have permission to do so. By posting your comments or other work, you grant LLH and anyone viewing the LLH website permission to copy, distribute, make derivatives, display or perform the commenter's work publicly and free-of-charge.
Liability: For documents and software available from LLH,does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed.
Pop-Up Advertisements: When visiting our Web site, your Web browser may produce pop-up advertisements. These advertisements were most likely produced by other Web sites you visited or by third-party software installed on your computer. The National Library of Medicine does not endorse or recommend products or services for which you may view a pop-up advertisement on your computer screen while visiting our site.
Medical Information: It is not the intention of LLH to provide specific medical advice, but rather to provide users with information to better understand health and disease. Specific medical advice will not be provided, and LLH urges you to consult with a qualified health professional for diagnosis and for answers to your personal medical questions.
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