Disclaimer & Privacy Policy


Disclaimer

Limits on DoctorCheckup.org's liability

Disclaimer of Consequential and/or Punitive Damages: The Content comes from sources believed to be accurate, but may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. DoctorCheckup.org makes no representations or warranties about the results to be obtained fromusing the Site or the Content. Your use of DoctorCheckup.org and the Content is made solely at your own risk. You acknowledge that in your use of the DoctorCheckup.org site, information will be transmitted over multiple forms of medium and all of which are beyond the control of DoctorCheckup.org, and its Suppliers. Accordingly, DoctorCheckup.org assumes no liability whatsoever, relating to delays in receiving information, failure, interruption or corruption of any form of data or other information transmitted in connection with the use of the site. If for any reason your use of the site or the content results in the need for servicing or replacing data or equipment, DoctorCheckup.org is not and will not be responsible for those costs. You acknowledge through your use of the Site and acceptance of this User Agreement that all Content is provided on an "as is" basis with no warranties implied, expressed or otherwise. DoctorCheckup.org, its Providers, Suppliers disclaim all warranties, either expressed, implied, or otherwise, including but not limited to the implied warranties of Merchantability, Non-Infringement of third parties' rights, and fitness for a particular purpose. DoctorCheckup.org, its licensors and its Suppliers make no representations or warranties about the accuracy, reliability or completeness of the data used or presented.

In no event shall DoctorCheckup.org, its licensors, Suppliers or any third party mentioned at DoctorCheckup.org be liable for any damage whatsoever including, without limitation, incidental consequential or punitive damages, lost profits, or damages resulting from lost data or business interruption as a result of the use of the "Site" or the inability to use the "Site". The aforementioned applies whether or not DoctorCheckup.org advises of the possibility of such damages.

Since a large part of the content of the site is user generated, DoctorCheckup.org has no control over the nature of the ratings or any other user generated entries posted on the site, such as, but not limited to, doctor business information, specialization, etc. The content will be scanned automatically from time to time to remove some offensive content. However, DoctorCheckup.org cannot guarantee the effectiveness of the automatic scanning process. Shall you wish to have some contents removed, please refer to the help page to learn how to do it.


Privacy Policy for doctorcheckup.org

The privacy of our visitors to doctorcheckup.org is important to us.

At doctorcheckup.org, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit doctorcheckup.org, and how we safeguard your information.We never sell your personal information to third parties.

Log Files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site.This could include only showing you a popup once in your visit, or the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums.

We also use third party advertisements on doctorcheckup.org to support our site.Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed.This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

DoubleClick DART cookies

We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Googles DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements).This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (interest based targeting).The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey).DART uses non personally identifiable information.It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers.You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting http://www.doubleclick.com/privacy/dart_adserving.aspx

You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security.However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites.This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program.Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.