Cookies are small text files which websites may store on your computer or mobile device when you visit a site or page. The cookie will help the site to recognise your device the next time you visit.
Cookies serve many functions. For example, they can help HealthFriends to remember your login and preferences, and help us analyse how well our site is performing. Certain cookies contain personal information: for example, if you click to "remember me" when logging in, a cookie will store your registration number on your device.
HealthFriends uses the following kinds of cookies:
These cookies are essential for the operation of our site. For example, some cookies allow us to identify that you are logged in and can access member-only pages. If you disable cookies, we won't be able to log you in.
We at HealthFriends don't pass personal information about you to advertisers without your express permission.
HealthFriends uses Google Analytics to analyse the site's performance. Google Analytics sets cookies on your computer. Some pages on HealthFriends carry buttons linked to Facebook, Twitter, Google+. These sites may set cookies on your computer when you visit HealthFriends pages carrying those buttons.
It is usually possible to stop your browser accepting cookies, or to stop it accepting cookies from a particular site. If you turn off cookies for HealthFriends, various parts of the site won't work. The links below show how to disable cookies in the most popular browsers.