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Certificate of compliance with the Code of Conduct HONcode


HONcode status The health Website
PSA Rising
is in compliance with the HONcode


Title of the site:PSA Rising
Web address:http://www.psa-rising.com/
HONcode PIN number :HONConduct286174
Date of initial review: 14 May 2000
Validity of certificate13 Dec 2010 - Dec 2012
Date of last visit31 Jul 2013

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
Please be aware, this site is not run by doctors, nurses or other medically trained or medically qualified staff. It is a webe site created, edited and maintained by an independent journalist with 16 years' experience in the prostate cancer community.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

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Please be aware, this site is not run by doctors, nurses or other medically trained or medically qualified staff. It is a webe site created, edited and maintained by an independent journalist with 16 years' experience in the prostate cancer community.
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

2. Presentation of the site
Mission:
Our mission is to provide prostate cancer news, information and support to empower men to avoid, overcome, survive and/or live with this disease with well-being and dignity.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

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General Disclaimer
PSA Rising is designed for informational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services.
News and information provided via PSA Rising are not a substitute for professional care.
If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your healthcare providers.
(03 Dec 2009) - Link

Audience:
Our mission is to provide prostate cancer news, information and support to empower men to avoid, overcome, survive and/or live with this disease with well-being and dignity.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

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General public
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

Purpose of the website
PSA Rising is designed for informational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services.
News and information provided via PSA Rising are not a substitute for professional care.
If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your health care providers.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

General Disclaimer
PSA Rising is designed for informational purposes only and is not engaged in rendering medical advice or professional services.
News and information provided via PSA Rising are not a substitute for professional care.
If you have or suspect you may have a health problem, consult your healthcare providers.

(13 Dec 2010) - Link

3. Confidentiality
Your Privacy
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

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Your privacy
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

4. Information must be documented: Referenced and dated
Only data for one sample are displayed among those selected.
Sources and Links

Andrology Australia

Gray's Anatomy Illustrations ( Henry Gray (1825-1861). Anatomy of the Human Body. 1918.) online at bartleby.com and at wikipedia.org

Find Life-Threatening Prostate Cancer by Measuring PSA Velocity During "Window of Curability" Nov 1, 2006.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

The source of information is always added.
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

This page made by J. Strax December 26, 2006. Last updated December 26, 2008.
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

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All information are posted with a particular date.
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

5. Justification of claims
Different treatments are presented.
  (13 Dec 2010) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

Several information provided.
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

6. User support and adequation
Contact details can be found here
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

Contact details can be found here
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

7. Disclosure of funding sources
It is sponsored by advertisement
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

It is sponsored by advertisement
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

8. Advertising policy
Advertisement is labeled as such.
  (13 Dec 2010) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

Advertisement is labeled as such.
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

We do not run hidden link ads or commissioned "puff pieces."
  (13 Dec 2010) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

We do not run hidden link ads or commissioned "puff pieces."
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

Paid advertising is marked "advertisement." We do not run hidden link ads or commissioned "puff pieces." The site conforms with the criteria of the Health on the Net (HON) code.

  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

Paid advertising is marked "advertisement." We do not run hidden link ads or commissioned "puff pieces." The site conforms with the criteria of the Health on the Net (HON) code.

(13 Dec 2010) - Link

Paid advertising is marked "advertisement."
  (31 Jul 2013) - Link

For the collaborative platform:

Paid advertising is marked "advertisement."
(13 Dec 2010) - Link

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