Definition and function of cookies
What are cookies? A cookie is a file or pieces of information which may be stored on your computer or Internet abled device when accessing certain websites. Cookies allow a website, among other things, to store and recover information about a user’s web navigation habits on their computer or similar device and depending on the information contained in the cookie it is possible to recognize the user.
What type of cookies does this website use?
• Third party cookies : are cookies which are sent to the user’s computer or Internet abled device from a computer or domain which is not managed by the editor but rather a third party who uses the data collected via cookies.
Cookies of this type are used by:
• Tracking Cookies: allow analysis both by our site and third party sites to compile user stats on user site navigation and the services offered. All analysis is carried out with a view to improving the products and services offered to our patients:
Tracking cookies include:
• Google Analytics, a free website stats page offered by Google, Inc. Google Analytics which generates detailed statistics about a website’s traffic. It recovers information from the user’s computer or Internet abled device in order to evaluate the use of the News App and compile its reports about the activity of the app. Google stores the retrieved information for cookies in servers located in the USA. We inform users that Google may pass on this information if required to do so by law or when third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate the IP address with any other data at its disposal. Using the News App implies user consent to the use of the data by Google in the way laid out above. To block or delete this cookie please click on the following links:
Blocking and deleting cookies
Users can allow, block or delete cookies installed in their devices via the browser configuration options. In the event of involuntary blocking of cookies, users may not be able to access some of the sections of the website.
As an additional guarantee to the information provided above, the user can block the use of the website cookies at any time by pre-configuring the browser:
• Safari, via http://support.apple.com/kb/ph5042