Updated on May 1, 2023
Collection of personal information
Personal information is information about you that identifies you as an individual, for example, your name, address, email address, or telephone number.
We collect information that you voluntarily provide to us through survey responses, search functions, questionnaires, comments, Tell Your Story forms, and the like. On some of our Sites, we offer health assessment tools that ask you to provide self-assessment information. We may also ask you to provide additional information, such as your email address, if you wish to obtain additional services, information, enter a contest, or resolve complaints or concerns.
How does the company use the information collected about online visitors?
Before you submit any personal information to us, please note that any information collected on our Sites may be used in the aggregate for research and development related to our Sites and/or for future site development and, at your request, to send you information promotional. materials In particular, we may use the information collected about you for the following purposes: to monitor interest in our range of products and to help us tailor the content of our Sites to your needs by collecting information about your preferences through pattern tracking from page views on our Sites; create a profile related to you to show you content that may be of interest to you and display content in accordance with your preferences; and, in circumstances where you have indicated that you wish to receive further information, to send you information about us and promotional material about our products together with details of any offers we may have available from time to time.
Promotional and informative offers
With the permission of an online visitor, information submitted at the time of registration or submission may be used for promotional and marketing purposes by the Company, provided notice of this fact is available online. If a visitor objects to such use for any reason, they may prevent this, either by making a request via email or by modifying the registration information provided. The Company makes reasonable efforts to maintain visitor information in a secure environment. If you have submitted personal information and wish to change or opt-out, please contact us as described below.
Disclosure of information
We use the following cookies:
Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies necessary for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that allow you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of services.
- Analytical/performance cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example by ensuring that users find what they are looking for easily.
- Functionality cookies. These are used to recognize you when you return to our website. This allows us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name, and remember your preferences.
You can block cookies by activating the setting in your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies), you may not be able to access all or part of our site.
Protection of children online
The Company believes that the protection of children’s privacy, especially online, is of the utmost importance. We do not knowingly collect or solicit personal information from children or allow them to become registered users or request information through our Sites or help-seeking information lines.
The following additional information applies to our Sites that require registration. In general, you are not required to provide personal information as a condition of using our Sites, except as necessary to provide you with a product or service you have requested. However, some of our Sites are restricted to certain individuals, such as healthcare professionals or our prescription drug patients, and we may require these individuals to sign in by providing us with certain information.
Our commitment to safety
We have put in place physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and help prevent unauthorized access, maintain data security, and properly use the information we collect online. The Company applies appropriate security safeguards to the confidentiality of information, such as retaining information in secure facilities and making personal information accessible only to authorized employees on a need-to-know basis.