To administer our site and for research purposes, DrGailClayton.com also has contracted with third-party service providers to track and analyze statistical usage and volume information from our site users. These third-party service providers use persistent Cookies to help us to improve the user experience, manage our site content, and analyze how users navigate and utilize the site.
First and Third-party Cookies
“First party Cookies” are cookies that belong to DrGailClayton.com and that DrGailClayton.com places on your device. “Third-party Cookies” are cookies that another party places on your device through our site. For instance, DrGailClayton.com may contract with third-party service providers to send e-mails to users who have provided us with their contact information. To help measure and improve the effectiveness of our e-mail communications, and/or to determine whether messages have been opened and links clicked on, the third-party service providers may place Cookies on the devices of these users.
For more information on how these companies collect and use information on our behalf, please refer to their privacy policies as indicated below.
We use the following types of cookies:
- Session Cookies. Session Cookies are temporary and deleted from your machine when your web browser closes. We use session Cookies to help us track internet usage as described above.
Our Cookies are used for the following purposes:
Strictly Necessary/ Technical
These Cookies are necessary to allow us to operate our site so you may access it as you have requested. These Cookies, for example, let us recognize that you have created an account and have logged into that account to access certain site content. They also include Cookies that enable us to remember your previous actions within the same browsing session and secure our site.
These Cookies are used by us or third-party service providers to analyze how the site is being used and how it is performing. For example, these Cookies track what pages are most frequently visited, and from what locations our visitors come from. If you subscribe to a newsletter or otherwise register with our site, these Cookies may be correlated to you. These Cookies include, for example, Google Analytics cookies.
These Cookies let us operate this site in accordance with the choices you make. These Cookies permit us to “remember” you in-between visits, and upon your return. For instance, we will recognize your user name and remember what you stored in your shopping cart on a previous visit so that we can remind you to checkout.
These Cookies collect information about your activities on our site to provide you targeted advertising. The third-party service providers that generate these Cookies, such as Active Campaign, Constant Contacts, MailChimp, Google, and Facebook, have their own privacy policies, and may use their Cookies to target advertising to you on other websites, based on your visit to our site.
The data collected by our site and/or through Cookies that may be placed on your computer will not be kept for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes mentioned above. In any event, such information will not be kept for longer than one year.
Cookie Warning and Opt Out
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, and/or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
- Google Chrome
- Internet Explorer
- Mozilla Firefox
- Safari (Desktop)
- Safari (Mobile)
- Android Browser
- Opera Mobile
For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.
Last Edited on 08/13/19