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HONcode status The health Website
Diabetes Self-Management
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:Diabetes Self-Management
Web address:http://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct248569
Date of initial review: 05 Dec 2007
Validity of certificate08 Aug 2013 - Aug 2015
Date of last visit08 Aug 2013
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This certificate confirms the revision of the site by the HONcode Team at the above date.
It respects and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct (HONcode).

* 1. Authoritative   2. Complementarity   3. Privacy   4. Attribution   5. Justifiability   6. Transparency
    7. Financial disclosure   8. Advertising policy



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The Health on the Net (HON) certificate serves as a guarantee that this website, at the date of its certification, complies with and pledges to honor the 8 principles of the HON Code of Conduct as drawn up by the HON foundation.

The responsible of the certified site commits to keep the site in compliance with the HON code principles for the duration of the certification.

Although measures such as a complaint mechanism, the periodical review and the automatic surveillance mechanisms are put in place to guarantee the compliance of the certified website with the ethical principles of HON as much as possible, incidental inaccuracies cannot be completely excluded. In no event the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) can be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or inability to use HON certified websites nor can the HON foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for the content of these certified websites, including, but not limited to the information of third-parties or hyperlinks accessible via HON certified websites.

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You will find below the elements identified by the HONcode team at a precise date to justify the respect of the 8 ethical principles.

The content of this certificate has been collected and written by the Health On the Net Foundation (HON) and should not be used without previous permission granted by HON. A request for permission can be sent to: HON.

1. Information must be authoritative
EDITORIAL

Ingrid Strauch, Editor
Diane Fennell, Web Editor
Quinn Phillips, Editorial Assistant
Alwa Cooper, Editorial Assistant
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
Established in 1983, Diabetes Self-Management is a publisher of authoritative, reliable health information for the growing number of people with diabetes who want to know more about controlling and managing their diabetes. We publish a bimonthly magazine, a weekly e-mail newsletter, a number of books, and a blog.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

Audience:
Established in 1983, Diabetes Self-Management is a publisher of authoritative, reliable health information for the growing number of people with diabetes who want to know more about controlling and managing their diabetes. We publish a bimonthly magazine, a weekly e-mail newsletter, a number of books, and a blog.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

Purpose of the website
THE INFORMATION ON THE SITE (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE BLOG) IS PROVIDED WITH THE UNDERSTANDING THAT THE SITE PROPRIETOR (AND IN THE CASE OF BLOGS, THE BLOGGERS) ARE NOT ENGAGED IN RENDERING MEDICAL ADVICE OR RECOMMENDATION. YOU SHOULD NOT RELY ON ANY INFORMATION ON THE SITE OR BLOGS TO REPLACE CONSULTATIONS WITH QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS TO MEET YOUR INDIVIDUAL MEDICAL NEEDS. PATIENTS AND THEIR CARETAKERS SHOULD CONSULT WITH A QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL BEFORE UNDERTAKING ANY TREATMENT.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Personally Identifiable Information

This Site may request and collect certain personally identifiable information (”Personal Information”) from our users. “Personal Information” includes, for example, your name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone, wireless and/or fax number, other wireless device address, credit/debit card and other payment information, and other contact information and medical information through various means such as Site registration, magazine subscriptions, subscription renewals and account maintenance, e-newsletter subscriptions, product orders, medi...
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
by Paula M. Trief, PhD

Dr. Trief is the Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development and a Professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Medicine at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

Updated August 06, 2013by Jennifer Goldman-Levine, PharmD, CDE, BC-ADM, FCCP
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

5. Justification of claims
6. User support and adequation
If you would like to send us questions or comments about our Web site, you can send an e-mail to
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

Text Size: A A A
  (18 Aug 2009) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
Copyright © 2010 R.A. Rapaport Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved.
  (30 Sep 2010) - Link

8. Advertising policy
ok all identified
"advertisement"
  (30 Sep 2010) - Link

Our editorial content is free of any commercial influence.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

Our Website hosts advertisements, including banners and sponsored links, which are distinguished by the word “Advertisement”.
  (08 Aug 2013) - Link

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