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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
Health Guru
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:Health Guru
Web address:http://www.healthguru.com/
Mirror address(es):http://college.healthguru.com/ http://pregnancy.healthguru.com/ http://sex.healthguru.com/ http://news.healthguru.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct592397
Date of initial review: 08 Dec 2008
Validity of certificate19 Sep 2012 - Sep 2014
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014
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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
At Health Guru we believe that critical health information should be delivered by real experts. This is why we only partner with certified health professionals who are leaders in their respective fields. We invite you to get acquainted with our featured experts through the information and links contained in this section.
Health Guru Experts
Dr. Jeffrey Gardere Dr. Nina Moadel Dr. Brooke Bennis (...)
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2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
The modern health consumer seeks out an immersive, rich media experience on the web, not the text-centric offerings commonly found on other health sites. Health Guru was created with cutting edge media - like the largest health video library on the web and interactive applications - so we can offer the experience our audience expects.




  (19 Sep 2012) - Link

Audience:
The modern health consumer seeks out an immersive, rich media experience on the web, not the text-centric offerings commonly found on other health sites. Health Guru was created with cutting edge media - like the largest health video library on the web and interactive applications - so we can offer the experience our audience expects.


  (19 Sep 2012) - Link

Purpose of the website
HealthGuru provides information only, not medical advice, diagnosis or treatment

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3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
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4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
Expert: Dr. Vijay Vad, M.D., Official PGA & Pro-Tennis Tour Doctor


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Last Modified: 2010-12-08 17:11:18
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5. Justification of claims
6. User support and adequation
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7. Disclosure of funding sources
HealthGuru.com is owned and operated by Health Guru Media Inc. - a private company funded solely by the investment of leading venture capital investors, including:


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8. Advertising policy
All ads are labelled
ADVERTISEMENT
  (13 Oct 2010) - Link

The fact that certain products and services are advertised on our site is not an endorsement of those products and services and does not influence the editorial content on our site.
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The fact that certain products and services are advertised on our site is not an endorsement of those products and services and does not influence the editorial content on our site.
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We clearly identify all advertising.
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