Our Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://freefromfibroids.org.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitors’ IP addresses and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

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.

Cookies

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.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. Please email us at [email protected]fibroids.org with data removal requests.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Third-party Applications and Analytics

FreeFromFibroids.org utilizes Google Analytics, and Google Display Advertising, may utilize Remarketing with Google Analytics, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Third-party vendors, including Google, may show ads from the foundation on sites across the Internet. Free From Fibroids Foundation and third-party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies and third-party cookies together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our website, and to report how ad impressions, other uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to our site. Free From Fibroids Foundation uses data collected from Google’s Interest-based advertising and/or third-party audience data (such as age, gender, and interests) with Google Analytics. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads via the Google Ads Settings and the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser. Additionally, we share information for marketing purposes with the VIP, LinkedIn Marketing Solutions, Facebook Business Manager, Amazon, YouTube, and possibly with other platforms and/or applications. There are a number of browser add-ons like Ghostery (founded by HubSpot CPO, David Cancel) or BetterPrivacy that can help you opt-out of tracking across the web.

Minors

Persons under age 18 are not eligible to submit personal data through this Site.

Data Security and Integrity

Free From Fibroids Foundation takes reasonable steps to protect your personal data from loss, misuse or other unauthorized uses and to remove your personal data when it is no longer required for its intended purposes.Free From Fibroids Foundation cannot, however, guarantee that loss, misuse or unauthorized use will never occur (for example, that someone will not overcome our security measures and “hack” our website).Free From Fibroids Foundation reserves the right to delete your registration profile if we believe it is out of date, incorrect or unlikely to have relevance to future marketing assignments.

Changes to the Privacy Policy for This Site

Free From Fibroids Foundation reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time and in its sole discretion. This Privacy Policy was last updated in July 2021.