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HONcode status
Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode

HONcode status The health Website
C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition
is in compliance with the HONcode

Title of the site:C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition
Web address:http://www.fightcolorectalcancer.org/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct149961
Date of initial review: 02 Dec 2005
Validity of certificate03 May 2012 - May 2014
Date of last visit25 Feb 2014

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
Medical Advisory Board
  (03 May 2012) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition is a national non-profit 501(c)(3) organization (Federal Tax ID: 20-2622550). C3ís mission is to reduce the suffering and death caused by colorectal cancer through advocacy in research, policy and awareness.
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

C3 is dedicated to bringing this message, loud and clear, to the public and to people living with colon or rectal cancer
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

Purpose of the website
Medical Information: fightcolorectalcancer.org is an informational website. We shall not be held liable for damages arising from the use of information on our website. Specific medical advice will not be provided, and we urge you to consult with a qualified physician for diagnosis and for answers to your personal questions.
  (03 May 2012) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Privacy Policy
C3 does not disclose, give, sell, or transfer our mailing list or database.

We respect the privacy of visitors to our website. We collect a limited amount of information on usage of the Web site for statistical purposes, in order to measure the number of visitors to the various sections of our site and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. If you fill out a form on our website that provides us with personal information (your e-mail address, your address), that information is held on our private and secure server. Filling out this information means...
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
SOURCE: Hendlisz etal., Journal of Clinical Oncology, Volume 28, Number 23, August 10,2010.
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

Last Update: September 17, 2009

  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

5. Justification of claims
This principle is not applicable for this site 

6. User support and adequation
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
C3 receives its funding from a combination of grants and individual contributions. Our grants come from both corporate and non-corporate sources. C3 has developed the following policy to guide and more clearly define our relationship with supporters
  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

8. Advertising policy
C3 does not sell advertising on our website.

  (13 Aug 2010) - Link

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