Certificate of compliance


is in compliance with the HONcode

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14 Years

Certificate validity: valid until Oct 2020

www.howsyourhealth.org Visit website

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HONcode identification number:


Date of initial review:

03 May 2005

Certificate validity:

valid until Oct 2020

Date of last visit:

21 Oct 2019

Content identified by the HONcode team

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.

For more than thirty years, a cooperative network of physicians, nurses, and researchers affiliated with Dartmouth Medical School has developed approaches to make care truly responsive to the needs of the population. John Wasson MD, emeritus professor at Dartmouth Medical School has overseen this work. HowsYourHealth.org is derived from this experience and has been shown to be effective and useful in several published research studies.

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The information provided on HowsYourHealth is designed to support, not replace the relationship that exists between a patient/site-visitor and his/her physician.

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Privacy... absolutely no personal information about you or your computer is stored or shared. Only you decide what to do with the information

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.


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Last reviewed: 01/2019

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

WebMaster: Make it Better, Report Problem

(21 Oct 2019) - Link

Generous support for this work has been provided by The John A. Hartford Foundation, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, The Henry J. Kaiser Foundation, The W.T. Grant Foundation, The Agency for Health Care Research and Quality, and the Commonwealth Fund. These funding sources have had absolutely no influence on the editorial content of the web site.

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Therefore there is no conflict of interest.

HowsYourHealth accepts no advertising of any type.

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The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

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.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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