Privacy Policy

This privacy policy/notice discloses the privacy practices for the Type 1 Diabetes Explained website (https://sites.google.com/type-1-diabetes-explained (t1dexplained.org)). This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.

  • What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.

  • The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.

  • Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

The Type 1 Diabetes Explained content creator is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. They only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily send via email or through the direct contact forms located on the website. No information will be sold or rented to anyone.

They will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted them. No information will be shared with any third party, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

By providing your email through any of the online contact forms, you authorize Type 1 Diabetes Explained to contact you via email.

Security

Type 1 Diabetes Explained and its content creator take precautions to protect your information; however, no location on the website requests that you submit personal or sensitive information. Do not submit any sensitive information through any of the direct contact forms. You will never be asked for any information such as, but not limited to: full name, address, phone number, or credit card information.

Cookies

The Type 1 Diabetes website uses "cookies". A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help improve your access to the site and identify repeat visitors to the site. Cookies can also enable the website to track and target the interests of the users to enhance the experience on the site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on the site.

The website analytics company used by Type 1 Diabetes Explained may use cookies on the site (for example, Google Analytics).

Google Analytics

The Type 1 Diabetes Explained website uses Google Analytics to track and analyze user behavior and webpage traffic on the website. Google Analytics may use cookies to enable this tracking and enhance user experience. For more information on what information Google Analytics retrieves and how Google Analytics handles the information it recieves, please visit www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/.

Links

This website may contains links to other sites. Please be aware that the Type 1 Diabetes Explained content creator is not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. Users are encouraged to be aware when they leave the T1D Explained site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Surveys & Quizzes

From time-to-time the site may request information via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.

Additionally, the Type 1 Diabetes Explained website offers online quizzes to help in the learning process. All quizzes are anonymous, and no personally identifying information is collected. Quiz grades and specific question answers are collected for the purpose of improving the online quiz experience.

Redress

If you feel that the Type 1 Diabetes Explained content creator is not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact them immediately via the Ask a Question page on the website.