Certificate of compliance

B Stigma-Free

is in compliance with the HONcode

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5 Years

Certificate validity: valid until May 2020

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Date of initial review:

15 Apr 2014

Certificate validity:

valid until May 2020

Date of last visit:

28 May 2019

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.

All content on this website is reviewed and edited for content, grammar and readability by Loretta Jay, Executive Director of B Stigma-Free. Ms. Jay has a master’s degree in community psychology; she is not a medical professional.

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The information and reference materials provided on this website are intended as general information only and are not a substitute for professional medical advice to you or to any other individual. You should not use this information to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider. Please consult your healthcare provider with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your condition.

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Stigma in mothers of deaf children
Hossein Ebrahimi, Eissa Mohammadi, Mohammad Ali Mohammadi, Akbar Pirzadeh, Hamzeh Mahmoudi, and Ismail Ansari (2015.) Iran Journal of Otorhinolaryngology; 27(79): 109–118.

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This site was last updated on May 28, 2019

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This principle is not applicable to this site 


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Donations and grants to B Stigma-Free fund this website. Some sponsors or advertising may be accepted to support our services; they will not have any influence on editorial content. B Stigma-Free is solely responsible for the content on this site.

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Some sponsors or advertising may be accepted to support our services; they will not have any influence on editorial content

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B Stigma-Free may include information from sponsors or advertisers. This content will be clearly identified on the website, differentiating it from content sourced by B Stigma-Free.

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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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