Certificate of compliance

Addiction Center

is in compliance with the HONcode

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6 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Jun 2021

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HONcode identification number:

HONConduct267448

Date of initial review:

10 Mar 2015

Certificate validity:

valid until Jun 2021

Date of last visit:

30 Jun 2020

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.

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The Website’s blogs are monitored occasionally by volunteers. Therefore, there is not regular upkeep with posted comments. The internet users making remarks on each blog should not be considered health professionals. You should contact a medical professional before taking any advice from comments posted from other internet users.

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The Website is not providing medical advice and the owners of the Website are not medical providers. Any communications through the Website, or information transmitted to Recovery Worldwide, LLC, does not constitute or create a doctor-patient relationship.
 

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The Website is not providing medical advice and the owners of the Website are not medical providers. Any communications through the Website, or information transmitted to Recovery Worldwide, LLC, does not constitute or create a doctor-patient relationship.

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The Addiction Center Privacy Policy
 

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As a reminder, any site visitor has the ability to read and save your comments. There is no available option to erase your own comments.

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

Frances, R. J., & Miller, S.I. (1998) Clinical Textbook of Addictive Disorders, Second Edition. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
American Psychiatric Association (1994). Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association.
National Institute on Drug Abuse. (2011). DrugFacts: Treatment Statistics. Retrieved on February 16, 2014, from: www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/treatment-statistics
 

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All remarks and comments posted on a blog must be true and correct to the writer’s knowledge. We encourage commenters to provide resources (references, links, …) on health/medical claims when possible and relevant to the blog and/or your comment.

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Last Edited: April 28, 2020
 

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

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All funding and financial sponsorship for AddictionCenter.com comes from Recovery Worldwide, LLC.
 

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Paid advertisements are a separate revenue stream from any informational content and content given to AddictionCenter.com from our many contributors. Advertisers and sponsors do not influence informational content or editorial decisions. Advertisers and sponsors have no advance knowledge of AddictionCenter.com’s informational content, nor does AddictionCenter.com edit content to accommodate paid advertisements.
 

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All paid advertisements are clearly separated from the informational content on the Website.
 

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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 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.

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