Certificate of compliance

Periodic Paralysis Resource Center/PPA On-Line

is in compliance with the HONcode

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11 Years

Certificate validity 23 Mar 2012 - Mar 2014

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

06 Feb 2001

Certificate validity

23 Mar 2012 - Mar 2014

Date of last visit:

11 Mar 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.

President Jacob Levitt MD is responsible for the content on the PPA website. He either writes or reviews all content. Dr. Levitt reviews this information with the PPA Meidcal Advisors periodically for accuracy. All PPA Medical Advisors are listed on the PPA website under the Medical Advisor Tab. Also found under this tab is the current CV for Dr. Jacob Levitt certifying his credenntials.

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No information in this Site is provided with the intention to give medical advice or instructions for the accurate use of treatments or products relating to the Periodic Paralyses.

(23 Mar 2012) - Link

When you visit our Web site, our server does not automatically capture your domain name or e-mail address.
Information generated through our Web site is not shared with other individuals or organizations for commercial purposes.

(23 Mar 2012) - Link

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

Levitt J. Practical Aspects in the Management of Hypokalemic Periodic Paralysis. J Transl Med. 2008; 6:18.

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Date Modified: 2012-03-19

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact form provided


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Funding Sources:
The PPA receives funding from a number of sources including the following:
Donations from private individuals:
-Privately organized fund-raising events like the annual Bob Sokol Golf Outing (organized and managed by members of the Sokol family).
-Through efforts by members who have approached local and regional organizations to which they belong. For example, Carl Parker's work with the Fraternal Order of the Eagles, another non-profit organization, promoting a number of fund-raising activities, resulting in individual and ...

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The Periodic Paralysis web site does not host advertising of any kind.

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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