Primarily, we or our partners or advertisers may use a feature of your browser called a cookie to assign identification to your computer. The unique user ID contained within your cookie automatically identifies your computer (but not you personally) to our servers every time you visit our site. Cookies by themselves cannot be used to find out the identity of any user. You can turn the cookies feature off by using your browser's preference options, but you may not be able to utilize some services properly.
In addition, we keep track of your IP address to help diagnose problems with our servers and to administer our site. Your IP address is a number that identifies a computer which accesses the Internet. This address is used to gather broad demographic information about you, such as your Internet service provider and the geographic location of your IP address. DiscoverAsthma.com may also collect aggregate information on how our users are utilizing the site. This might include information regarding traffic patterns through the site and search queries.
We may also, log browser types, access times, URLs from which visitors came to our site and URLs viewed by visitors while on our site. Again, DiscoverAsthma.com uses this information on an aggregate basis, in this case making sure we can support overall visitor traffic and service performance.
At times, our advertisers may ask you to provide personal information in order for you to register for a service or to enter a sweepstakes. This information may include but is not limited to your name and email address. You will always have the choice not to provide this information. However, this may limit your ability to register for such services and sweepstakes.
DiscoverAsthma.com does not have a method for completely deleting user information from our database. However, deleting the cookie stored on your computer will cause you to be perceived as a new user with no known user data. You may also change a setting in your browser, instructing it not to accept cookies, but this could prevent you from receiving some of our ads or services.
Our web site may contains many links to web sites not controlled by DiscoverAsthma.com. These sites have their own policies and practices with respect to online privacy, and DiscoverAsthma.com cannot be responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these web sites. In addition, in certain instances an DiscoverAsthma.com advertiser may ask you for personal information. DiscoverAsthma.com cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices of its advertisers.
POLICY DATED 09-01-2010