Website Information and Policies for
webmdhealthfoundation.org

Terms of Use

Acceptance of Terms

By accessing the WebMD Health Foundation website, www.webmdhealthfoundation.org, including all information, documents, communications, files, text, graphics, software, and products available through the website, you agree to the following terms. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access or use the website. If you breach any of the terms of this agreement, your authorization to use this website automatically terminates, and any materials downloaded or printed from the website in violation of the terms of use must be immediately destroyed.

Modifications

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

Intellectual Property

All materials and services on this website are protected by copyright, trademark, patent, and/or other intellectual property laws, and any unauthorized use of these materials may violate such laws. You agree to use these materials in compliance with all applicable laws, governmental regulations and guidelines, including without limit, all copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws.

Warranties and Disclaimers

It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, merchandise and other information provided through the site generally.

External Links

www.webmdhealthfoundation.org includes links to external websites. These links are provided for your convenience and do not reflect any endorsement by the WebMD Health Foundation. These links do not fall under the webmdhealthfoundation.org domain, and webmdhealthfoundation.org is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. The WebMD Health Foundation makes no representations or warranties with respect to any linked website. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.

Indemnification

You agree to hold harmless and indemnify and the WebMD Health Foundation, its officers, directors, and employees from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the website, your connection to the website, your violation of the terms of use, or your violation of any rights of another person or entity.

General

The terms of use and the other rules, guidelines, licenses and disclaimers posted on www.webmdhealthfoundation.org constitute the entire agreement between the WebMD Health Foundation and you with respect to your use of the website. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision of the terms of use, or portion thereof, to be unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to effect the intent of the parties as reflected by that provision, and the remainder of the terms of use shall continue in full force and effect. Any failure by the WebMD Health Foundation to enforce or exercise any provision of the terms of use or related right shall not constitute a waiver of that right or provision. The section titles used in the terms of use are purely for convenience and carry with them no legal or contractual effect.

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Privacy Policy

As a non-profit organization, the WebMD Health Foundation places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This privacy policy was created in order to demonstrate WebMD Health Foundation’s firm commitment to the privacy of our website users. This policy explains what types of information is collected by the WebMD Health Foundation website, www.webmdhealthfoundation.org, and how this information is used.

What Personally Identifiable Information is Collected

Individuals that contact www.webmdhealthfoundation.org voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address). We may use this information for specific, limited purposes. You may always "opt out," either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages.

IP addresses

The WebMD Health Foundation uses your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer www.webmdhealthfoundation.org, and for statistical metrics used to track website visitor traffic.

Cookies

www.webmdhealthfoundation.org uses "cookie" messages to automatically help provide better services. They remind us who you are and your preferences for our website based on what you've done and told us before. The "cookie" is placed in your computer and is read when you come back to our website. Cookies let us take you to the information and features you're particularly interested in. They also let us track your usage of www.webmdhealthfoundation.org, so we know which parts of our sites are most popular. You can reject cookies or cancel them by instructing your Web browser accordingly.

How Your Information May Be Used

We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to track visitor of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users' needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties

E-Mail Privacy

The WebMD Health Foundation does not sell or rent e-mail addresses to anyone outside the organization.

External Links

www.webmdhealthfoundation.org includes links to external websites. These links do not fall under the www.webmdhealthfoundation.org domain, and the WebMD Health Foundation is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of external websites. Your use of any linked website is solely at your own risk.

Modifications

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.

For questions, please contact us

Updated: January 20, 2010

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