1. What are cookies and other tracking technologies?
Cookies are small pieces of data (alpha-numerical files) which are downloaded to your device when you visit a website to collect information about your use of the website. Cookies are sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow our website to remember information about you to make it easier for you to use our website. Other tracking technologies may use unique identifiers to track and facilitate your use of our Website.
The Cookie Table below outlines why we use specific types of cookies.
3. What cookies and other tracking technologies do we us and how long will they stay on my device?
We use different types of cookies and other tracking technologies. Some of these are strictly necessary for our website to operate effectively. Others are not necessary but are used for a variety of purposes to facilitate your experience on our Website such as remembering your preferences and analysing your use of our Website.
Some cookies, known as “session cookies”, will stay on your device only for as long as you are accessing our website during a single browsing session and so are temporary. However, others, known as “persistent cookies”, are stored on your device for longer periods to enable our website to “remember” you and your preferences.
The Table set out below contains a full list of the cookies and other tracking technologies used on our website.
|Domain||Type of cookies||Service||Name||Purpose||expiry date|
|www.freddiemed.com||Statistical/Analytical||Google Analytics||_ga||These cookies will help us gather statistics about the use of our website including estimating our audience size and usage patterns.||2 years|
|www.freddiemed.com||Statistical/Analytical||Google Analytics||_gat_gtag_UA_132989983_1||These cookies will help us gather statistics about the use of our website including estimating our audience size and usage patterns.||1 minute|
|www.freddiemed.com||Statistical/Analytical||Google Analytics||_gid||These cookies will help us gather statistics about the use of our website including estimating our audience size and usage patterns.||1 day|
|www.freddiemed.com||Strictly necessary||FreddieMed||XSRF-TOKEN||These cookies are necessary for our website to function. You may set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of our website may subsequently not function if you block these.||1 hour|
|www.freddiemed.com||Strictly necessary||FreddieMed||freddiemed_session||These cookies are necessary for our website to function. You may set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of our website may subsequently not function if you block these.||1 hour|
|doctors.freddiemed.com||Strictly necessary||Cloudflare||__cfduid||These cookies are necessary for our website to function. You may set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of our website may subsequently not function if you block these.
Cloudflare per-client security settings for Outbound assets.
4. How to change your preferences so that cookies are not set on your device
Most devices allow you to block cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies, such as those allowing you to log-in) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website or our website may not function as effectively.
For further information about how to block cookies, please refer to your browser ‘help’ section or see www.allaboutcookies.org.
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