Certificate of compliance

Texting My Pancreas

is in compliance with the HONcode

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Certificate validity: valid until Jan 2016

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

04 Dec 2013

Certificate validity:

valid until Jan 2016

Date of last visit:

25 Feb 2014
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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.

I'm Kim Vlasnik, and I was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1986 at the age of six.

(04 Dec 2013) - Link

I have absolutely no medical training of any kind. Nothing on this website should be used as medical or legal advice. Please talk to your physician first before making any changes to anything related to your health.

(04 Dec 2013) - Link

The personal information collected from the visitors of this website remains confidential. I respect the law(s) on confidentiality applicable to this website (U.S.) and will never pass on these data to any third party, unless required by law. This website does not collect any cookies, but if you wanted to snail mail me some snickerdoodles, I wouldn't hate it.
This site currently utilizes Google Analytics, for personal viewing by Kim Vlasnik to track things like referral sources and pageviews. For further information on the privacy policy concerning Google Analytics, please go here: www.google.com/intl/en_uk/analytics/privacyoverview.html.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

Collaborative platforms:

Because TextingMyPancreas.com and its associated social media channels (YouTube channel, Instagram page, Twitter account, Facebook page) are public-facing, any information found here or on my other social media channels can be viewed and used by anyone. Leaving a blog comment here means that your username (if applicable) and comment will be viewable to all, so please proceed accordingly. You will have the ability to delete, but not edit, your comment after it has posted. Emails sent directly to me can be assumed to be kept confidential.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

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

Any of the original content found on this site is my property and should not be reproduced, copied, or otherwise used without the author's (that's me) expressed written consent.
Health information coming from sources outside of my own personal experience will be cited and a URL link provided, when possible. Each post will feature the date it was published, and updates to policies will be dated as well.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

Each post is dated automatically, and any pages with policies (disclosure) are dated as well.

(04 Dec 2013) - Link

This principle is not applicable to this site 

Want to send an email? You can reach me by clicking here.

(04 Dec 2013) - Link

TextingMyPancreas.com is funded by Kim Vlasnik, and does not have any sponsorship or financial ties to any outside organization.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

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Advertisements and the funding they potentially can provide do not bear any influence on editorial content.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

Any ad banners will be clearly marked as such.

(06 Jan 2014) - Link

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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