Certificate of compliance

BabyCenter Canada

is in compliance with the HONcode

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5 Years

Certificate validity 12 Jun 2015 - Jun 2016

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct576667

Date of initial review:

31 Mar 2010

Certificate validity

12 Jun 2015 - Jun 2016

Date of last visit:

12 Jun 2015
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

Our Expert Panel
Dr Andrew Adesman is chief of developmental and behavioral pediatrics at Schneider Children's Hospital in New Hyde Park, New York, and associate professor of pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Hamed Al-Taher is a senior consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn, in Norfolk. His specialities include fertility and urogynaecology. He studied at Cairo University, Egypt and Liverpool University.
 

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Is the BabyCenter community moderated?
The community is moderated by the BabyCenter Team, who work to ensure that BabyCenter is a friendly and supportive place for you to share experiences and ideas. The BabyCenter team has the ability to delete or edit comments and posts that breach our guidelines.
The site is also moderated by the many users, known as group owners, who create groups on BabyCenter. They are not employed by BabyCenter and they moderate on a purely voluntary basis. These moderators are able to remove comments and posts in their own groups, but they are not able t...

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• We cannot offer you any medical advice. Our site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a doctor or other health-care professional.
 

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Privacy Policy
Passive Information Collection
As you navigate through this site, certain anonymous information can be passively collected (that is, gathered without your actively providing the information) using various technologies, such as cookies, Internet tags or web beacons, and navigational data collection (log files, server logs, clickstream). Your Internet browser automatically transmits to this site some of this anonymous information, such as the URL of the Web site you just came from and the Internet Protocol (IP) address and the browser version your computer is ...
 

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As a user, you have the ability to delete or edit your own posts and comments.
Privacy - who can see my stuff?
Your personal privacy is extremely important to us. However, this website is accessible by anyone with an internet connection, so bear that in mind when posting comments, photos and videos in groups.
You'll notice that on your profile page there are dropdown options to choose whether your recent activity, groups are viewable to "Everyone" or "Only me". You can double check what's public and what's not by selecting "My public profile" in the left-hand colu...

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

References
Chiesa A, Serretti A. 2009. Mindfulness-based stress reduction for stress management in healthy people: a review and meta-analysis. J Altern Complement Med 15(5):593-600
FHF. 2008. The links between diet and behaviour: the influence of nutrition on mental health. Associate Parliamentary Food and Health Forum (FHF) www.fhf.org.uk [pdf file, accessed February 2010]
 

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All users on site are automatically considered to be non-medical professionals. When posting please give references (that is, links to reports and so on) to any health or medical information you provide, if it is not your own personal experience. By personal experience, we mean symptoms, tests or treatment that you, or close family members, have gone through

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Last reviewed May 2014
 

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A BabyCenter Member
22/12/14

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Pethidine (Demerol)
 

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We also ask you to post only information that is true and correct to the best of your knowledge

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Contact form

Contact Us
 

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Johnson's® Baby is proud to sponsor BabyCenter Canada
 

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The site is also moderated by the many users, known as group owners, who create groups on BabyCenter. They are not employed by BabyCenter and they moderate on a purely voluntary basis.

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Advertisement
 

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BabyCenter editorial content is free of any commercial influence
 

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Advertisement content is distinguished by the word "Advertisement". Our website hosts Google sponsored ads and links. We do not control Google ads content or endorse the products and services featured there.
 

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DON'T
Submit, post, or otherwise make available to or through the Web Site any information that:
includes any unauthorized advertising

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

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