Who We Are
Our website https://drmakeslivesbetter.com is about Nutrition.
This policy is a legally binding agreement between you and us. If you are entering into this agreement on behalf of a business or other legal entity, you represent that you have the authority to bind such entity to this agreement, in which case the terms you shall refer to such entity. If you do not have such authority, or if you do not agree with the terms of this agreement, you must not accept this agreement and may not access and use the website and services.
By accessing and using the website and services, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by the terms of this policy. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage.
Collection of Personal Information
You can access and use the website and services without telling us who you are or revealing any information by which someone could identify you as a specific, identifiable individual. If however, you wish to use some of the features offered on the website, you may be asked to provide certain personal information, for example your name and e-mail address.
We receive and store any information you knowingly provide to us when you publish content, or fill any forms on this website. When required, this information may include contact information such as email address, name, and phone number.
You can choose not to provide us with your personal information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the features on this website. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatory are welcome to contact us.
Privacy of Children
We do not knowingly collect any personal information from children under the age of 18. If you are under the age of 18, please do not submit any personal information through the website and services.
If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 18 has provided personal information to us through the website and services, please contact us to request that we delete that child’s personal details from our services. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s internet usage and to help enforce this policy by instructing their children never to provide personal information through the website and services without their permission.
We also ask that all parents and legal guardians overseeing the care of children take the necessary precautions to ensure that their children are instructed to never give out Personal Information when online without their permission.
Use and Processing of Collected Information
We act as a data controller and a data processor when handling personal information, unless we have entered into a data processing agreement with you in which case you would be the data controller and we would be the data processor.
Our role may also differ depending on the specific situation involving personal information. We act in the capacity of a data controller when we ask you to submit your details that is necessary to ensure your access and use of the website and services.
In such instances, we are a data controller because we determine the purposes and means of the processing of personal information. We act in the capacity of a data processor in situations when you submit personal information through the website and services. We do not own, control, or make decisions about the submitted visitors personal information, and such details is processed only in accordance with your instructions.
In such instances, the user providing personal information acts as a data controller. In order to make the website and services available to you, or to meet a legal obligation, we may need to collect and use certain details about you. If you do not provide the information that we request, we may not be able to provide you with the requested products or services. Any of the information we collect from you may be used for the following purposes:
- Send product and service updates
- Respond to inquiries and offer support
- Request user feedback
- Improve user experience
- Enforce terms and conditions and policies
- Protect from abuse and malicious users
- Respond to legal requests and prevent harm
- Run and operate the Website and Services
Processing your personal information depends on how you interact with the website, where you are located in the world and if one of the following applies:
- You have given your consent for one or more specific purposes;
- Provision of information is necessary for the performance of an agreement with you or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof.
- Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which you are subject;
- Processing is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in us
- Processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party.
Note that under some legislations we may be allowed to process information until you object to such processing by opting out, without having to rely on consent or any other of the legal bases. In any case, we will be happy to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of personal information is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.
Disclosure of Information
Depending on the requested services or as necessary to complete any transaction or provide any service you have requested, we may share your information with our affiliates, contracted companies, and service providers we rely upon to assist in the operation of the website and services available to you and whose privacy policies are consistent with ours or who agree to abide by our policies with respect to Personal Information.
We will not share any personally identifiable information with third parties and will not share any information with unaffiliated third parties. Service providers are not authorized to use or disclose your information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements. Service providers are given the information they need only in order to perform their designated functions, and we do not authorize them to use or disclose any of the provided information for their own marketing or other purposes.
We may also disclose any personal information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.
Retention of Information
We will retain and use your personal details for the period necessary to comply with our legal obligations to enforce our agreements, resolve disputes, and unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
We may use any aggregated data derived from your personal information after you update or delete it, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. Once the retention period expires, your personal information shall be deleted. Therefore, the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification, and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after the expiration of the retention period.
We use the information obtained from these analytics tools to monitor the performance and improve our website and services. We do not use third-party analytics tools to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of our users and we will not associate any information gathered from the statistical reports with any individual user.
Do Not Track Signals
Some browsers incorporate a Do Not Track feature that signals to websites you visit that you do not want to have your online activity tracked. Tracking is not the same as using information in connection with a website. For these purposes, tracking refers to collecting personally identifiable information from consumers who use or visit a website or online service as they move across different websites over time.
How browsers communicate the Do Not Track signal is not yet uniform. As a result, the website and services are not yet set up to interpret or respond to Do Not Track signals communicated by your browser. Even so, as described in more detail throughout this policy, we limit our use and collection of your personal information.
Our articles are focused mainly on the following topics, including: Nutrition and Health News. We also provide content based on what we’ve researched from books, journals, and other useful materials that are not copied from anywhere else. We publish our own reviews about products we’ve tried and tested before. We do not receive any commission or rewards for providing content for our users, the articles we publish and share are based on questions and concerns raised by our visitors ensuring that we produce high quality content for readers. Our articles are for educational purposes and not intended to offer any medical advice.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after one day.
Embedded Content From Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content such as videos, images, and articles. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Social Media Features
We offer electronic newsletters to which you may voluntarily subscribe at any time. We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except as allowed in the information use and processing section or for the purposes of utilizing a third-party provider to send such emails.
We will maintain the information sent through e-mail in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mails sent from us will clearly state who the e-mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails.
We may display ads on this website from multiple advertising networks such as google adsense, media.net, mediavine, ezoic and adthrive. Ads show to visitors based on the user specific interest and geolocation, we do not serve ads using third-party softwares or engage in adult content ads, we’ve partnered with giant tech companies like Google that use sophisticated technology to serve ads on https://drmakeslivesbetter.com.
Links to Other Resources
The website and services contain links to other resources that are not owned or controlled by us. Be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other resources or third parties. We encourage you to be aware when you leave the website and to read the privacy statements of each and every resource that may collect personal information.
We secure information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of Personal Information in our control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your personal information, you acknowledge that:
- There are security and privacy limitations of the internet which are beyond our control.
- The security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and the Website and Services cannot be guaranteed.
- And any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third party, despite best efforts.
In the event we become aware that the security of the website has been compromised to unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, including, but not limited to, security attacks or fraud, we reserve the right to take reasonably appropriate measures, including, but not limited to, investigation and reporting, as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcement authorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts to notify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk of harm to the User as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise required by law. When we do, we will send you an email.
Changes and Amendments
We reserve the right to modify this policy or it’s terms related to the website and services at any time at our discretion. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page, send you an email to notify you. We may also provide notice to you in other ways at our discretion, such as through the contact information you have provided.
An updated version of this policy will be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised policy unless otherwise specified. Your continued use of the website and services after the effective date of the revised policy will constitute your consent to those changes.
However, we will not, without your consent, use your personal information in a manner materially different than what was stated at the time your Personal Information was collected.
Acceptance of This Policy
You acknowledge that you have read this policy and agree to all it’s terms and conditions. By accessing and using the website, and submitting your information you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this policy, you are not authorized to access or use the website.
If you have any questions, concerns, or complaints regarding this policy, the information we hold about you, or if you wish to exercise your rights, we encourage you to contact us using the link below: https://drmakeslivesbetter.com/contact
We will attempt to resolve complaints and disputes and make every reasonable effort to honor your wish to exercise your rights as quickly as possible and in any event, within the timescales provided by applicable data protection laws. This document was last updated on September, 30 2022.