Types of Data
*Please note: Although the Member Map is only visible to Members, your location is visible to Non-Members from your profile.
-Information entered into any public text input fields, including but not limited to forum posts.
-Username displayed next to any information entered into public text input fields.
*Please note: We understand that few things are more important than user privacy, especially for patients, and we are working on allowing users to customize the privacy of their profile information and activity. To date, all the options we have tried cause major problems to our site. We welcome any assistance from the community in making this happen.
How Data is Used:
healKick does not share this data with Members or Non-Members. healKick will send notifications and healKick news to the email address you provide.
healKick does not share this data with Non-Members.
healKick may share this data with Members, Non-Members, or any other third parties.
healKick was created to bring isolated patients together. Members are thus encouraged to share personal and health information to facilitate connection with other Members. However, Members should understand that as they share more personal information, they also increase their likelihood of being located and/or identified.
healKick contains public text input fields including but not limited to a public forum.. healKick treats any information entered into these public text input fields as public data. If Members choose to enter information into these public text input fields, their usernames will be viewable next to their published public content. Members may also enter personal information such as name, email address, and birthdate into these public text input fields, which may be used to reasonably identify them.
If the ownership of healKick changes, all of your data, including Confidential Data, may be transferred to the new owner.
When you use our website, please keep in mind that healKick cannot guarantee the authenticity of any of the information Members publish, including their identity.
healKick makes every effort to maintain the security of Member data, but Members should not expect that their personal information, searches, or other communications will always remain secure. Members should be careful about disclosing personal information and should avoid sending personal information through insecure email. Please refer to the Federal Trade Commission’s websitehttp://www.ftc.gov/bcp/menus/consumer/data.shtm for information about how to protect yourself against identity theft.