Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to the Fight Aging! website choose to interact with Fight Aging! in ways that require Fight Aging! to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information gathered depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, commenters are asked to provide a username and email address. In each case, Fight Aging! collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Fight Aging! Fight Aging! does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain ways with the Fight Aging! website.
Fight Aging! records a minimum amount of information about all visitors. This information, such as Internet Protocol (IP) address, operating system, browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each request, is automatically provided by a web browser to all web sites. This information is used for diagnostic purposes, such as debugging or producing aggregate counts, and is deleted within 30 days. It is visible and disclosed to the administrators of the website, but otherwise not disclosed other than as described below. At times, Fight Aging! may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Cookies are tiny pieces of information stored by a web browser on your computer. Fight Aging! does not set cookies for visitors.
Fight Aging! collects potentially personally-identifying information such as IP address and email address for visitors who leave comments. Commenter IP addresses and email addresses are disclosed to administrators of the website, and to a third party anti-spam service. Otherwise this information is only disclosed as described below.
If you sign up for the Fight Aging! Newsletter, your IP address and email address will be stored. This information is used to validate subscription with an opt-in confirmation message, and to send the Fight Aging! Newsletter. It will not be used to send any other, unsolicited e-mail. This information is visible and disclosed to administrators of the website, but will not be shared with any other organization, except as described below. After unsubscribing, this data will be deleted from the database within 30 days.
Email and Other Communication
If you communicate with Fight Aging! via email or other means, Fight Aging! reserves the right to publish that communication, should it advance the Fight Aging! mission to do so.
Fight Aging! follows the common practice of storing backups of website data. When data is removed from the website, it will persist in earlier backups for no longer than 30 days. The content of backups is disclosed only to site administrators, or as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Fight Aging! discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to website administrators and third party services that (i) need to know that information in order to provide services available at Fight Aging! websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those administrators may be located outside of your home country; by using the Fight Aging! website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
Fight Aging! will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its website administrators and other third parties, as described above, Fight Aging! discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental request, or when Fight Aging! believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Fight Aging!, third parties, or the public at large.
Fight Aging! takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Fight Aging! will comply fully with any GDPR-specific requests.
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Last Updated: April 21st 2018