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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.
The information provided on the APFED website, newsletter and message board are designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/APFED member and his/her physician.
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Our database contains private information including name, address, contact information and medical information. If you provide any private or nonpublic information it will be restricted to site administrators and individuals on a need-to-know basis and will not be sold or given outside of APFED without consent from you.
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The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.
However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.
Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.
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