Privacy Policy My-Fibromyalgia.com

My-Fibromyalgia.com
Privacy Policy

My-Fibromyalgia.com cares about the privacy of each user of our web site. When you use the My-Fibromyalgia.com web site, some basic, general information is collected.

Registration
To use the features on the My-Fibromyalgia.com web site, a user must first complete a registration form on the web site. When setting up an account on our web site we collect personal information provided by you that includes your: (i) name; (ii) location; (iii) email address; and (iv) your choice of a member name. By default, your name and location may remain anonymous if you choose to do so. We use this personal information simply to keep track of our different members on our website. We use your email address to send you a new password, should you forget your member password. We may need to use your email address in very rare circumstances where we may need to contact you.

Information Collection and Use
My-Fibromyalgia.com is the sole owner of the information collected on the web site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to a third party in any way other than as disclosed in this privacy policy. We fully cooperate with law enforcement agencies in identifying those who use our services for illegal activities and may, in our sole discretion, disclose personal information or other information to satisfy any law, regulation, subpoena, or government request. We reserve the right to release personal information or other information about users who we believe are engaged in illegal activities or are otherwise in violation of our Terms of Service, even without a subpoena, warrant or court order, if we believe, in our sole discretion, that such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate our web site or to protect the rights or property of My-Fibromyalgia.com, or our members, employees, third-party content providers, or licensors. We also reserve the right to report to law enforcement agencies any activities we reasonably believe in our sole discretion to be unlawful. If we are legally compelled to disclose information about you to a third party, we will attempt to notify you by sending an email to the email address in our records unless doing so would violate the law or unless you have not provided your email address to us.

Cookies
A cookie is a text file stored on the user's hard drive containing information about the user. Web sites create cookies to record information about a user's preferences, such as the items you add to your shopping cart, and for security purposes. The use of a cookie on our web site will enable users to log on to edit their fibromyalgia stories, and their account information. The cookie will expire upon closing your browser. One cannot participate fully on our website without having cookies enabled in their browser.

Log Files
Like most standard web sites, we use log files on our servers. These log files store information regarding IP (internet protocol) addresses, browser type, ISP (internet service provider), referring/exit pages, platform type, date/time stamp, and number of clicks. These log files are used to analyze trends, administer the web site, track user's movements in the aggregate, and gather broad demographic information for our use. IP addresses, etc. are not linked to personal information.

Links
The web site contains links to other web sites. We want you to be aware that when you click on such links, which take you to a third-party web site, you will be subject to such third-party's privacy policies. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other web sites and we expressly disclaim any and all liability for the actions of third-parties, including, without limitation, actions relating to the use and/or disclosure of personal information by such third-parties. We encourage our users to be aware of when they leave our web site and enter a third-party web site and to read the privacy statements of each and every web site that collects their personal information. This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by our web site.

Correction/Updating Personal Information
If a user's personal information changes or if a user no longer desires our service, we will enable our users to correct, update or remove from our web site the personal data they provided to us. Such changes can be made either through the member information page on our web site.

Notification of Changes in Use of Information
Our privacy policy is subject to change. In the event of any change, we will provide notice of such change on our web site. If we want to use your personal information in a manner different from that stated to you at the time you provided such information to us, we will notify you of such change via email in addition to posting notification of such change on our web site. At such time, you can determine whether you wish to allow us to use your information in this different manner. If you have opted out of all communication with our web site or have deleted or deactivated your account with us, then you will not be contacted and your personal information will not be used.
















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